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The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), in collaboration with La Cinémathèque française, presents Haunted Screens: German Cinema in the 1920s (September 21, 2014–April 26, 2015), an exhibition that explores the height of German Expressionist film history through more than 250 objects. Augmenting a vast collection of set design drawings—on loan from the Cinémathèque—an array of film clips, photographs, posters, documents, and cameras represent 25 films, 20 artists, and 14 directors. In addition to significant loans from the Cinémathèque, objects featured in Haunted Screens draw from the rich collections of LACMA’s Robert Gore Rifkind Center for German Expressionist Studies, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Margaret Herrick Library, and Los Angeles-based private collectors. The exhibition is designed by Amy Murphy and Michael Maltzan, with Michael Maltzan Architecture, Inc.