March 19, 2013 in Books (F)
[prMac.com] Donaustauf, Germany - Kopf Digital Publishing is proud to announce Faust I is available at iBookStore. Faust I from J.W. Goethe is an enhanced eBook containing 11 videos from the silent film combining live-action with animated elements by Ph. Hochhauser. This enhanced eBook is bilingual including both the original German text from year 1880 and its translation into English. Verse numbers are also given.
Faust I is an enhanced eBook combining text with videos. The video sequences have been extracted from a silent film combining live-action and animation. The 11 video sequences, each of 2-3 minutes, are placed at the beginning of the selected chapters and give the highlights of the story to come, but not completely giving away what is really going to happen, intriguing the reader to find out himself.
The following chapters have videos:
* Outside the Gate of the Town
* Auerbach's Cellar in Leisic
* A Street
* Martha's Garden
* Walpurgis Night
* A Prison
Philipp Hochhauser's film "Faust" is a full-length film combining live-action with animated elements without words. Merely the gloomy and derisive voices of the powers that be accompany the images, emphazised by Alexander Zlamal's music. While Satan is making his bet with God light-heartedly, human lives are destroyed esthetically. The film is based on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's "Faust - Part One" which was finished exactly 200 years ago.
* iOS 4.3.3 or later
* iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad
* 80 Pages
Pricing and Availability:
Faust I is $9.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Theater category.
Kopf Digital Publishing GmbH is located in Regensburg, Germany and specializes in publishing enhanced eBooks for mobile platforms like iPhone, iPod and iPad. The text is enriched with multimedia content supported by mobile devices, including videos, animation and web. Copyright (C) 2013 Kopf Digital Publishing GmbH. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.