A Day in Roaring Twenties Berlin | AI 1927 Film

Time travel experience of a day in roaring twenties Berlin. From dawn until dusk in three minutes. 1920’s Berlin of the Weimar Republic was a multi-cultural city. Teeming with flappers,bobbed hair,cloche hats, and the dancing girls of Berlin’s infamous Cabaret scene.

A Day in roaring 20's Berlin.
Berlin : Symphony of a Metropolis. AI Enhanced sequence

Roaring Twenties Berlin – AI Enhanced 1927 Film

Berlin in 1927 – AI Enhanced Film

This is a short AI enhanced edit of the Walther Ruttmann classic public domain feature. Berlin : Symphony of a Great City 1927. It is a marvelous time capsule of 1920’s fashion and style.

Berlin - Symphony of a Great City 1927. AI Enhanced.
Berlin – Symphony of a Great City 1927. AI Enhanced.

The film documentary, depicts Berlin’s multi-cultural style before the dawn of the Fascist era which was to so soon follow in the wake of the 1929 Crash. The era of the Roaring 20’s, was no better represented or remembered that by the days of Weimar Berlin.

Berlin: Die Sinfonie der Großstadt 1927
Berlin: Symphony of a Metropolis – AI Enhanced.

A musical score for Berlin: Die Sinfonie der Großstadt, was composed by Edmund Meisel, who died only a few years hence. The film belongs to a suite of similar ‘city symphony’ films that were made during the 1920’s. Using montages of brief glimpses of daily life, the documentary remains hugely influential for it’s editing style.

The Real Babylon Berlin – from 1927 film now in color with sound

the real babylon berlin
Still from Roaring 20s Berlin in Color 1927The Real Babylon Berlin

The AI Enhancing Process

  1. DeNoise and removed artifacts.
  2. Increased motion interpolation to 60 fps, using a deep learning open source program Dainapp.
  3. Upscaled using AI to 4K resolution
  4. Added color using Deoldify.
  5. New ambient soundtrack created.
Berlin Cabaret nightlife in the roaring 20's. S
Berlin Cabaret nightlife in the roaring 20’s. AI Enhanced Still from Berlin: Symphony of a Metropolis.

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