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DIE LETZTE KOMPAGNIE


Title of the Film DIE LETZTE KOMPAGNIE
Alternative Titles  
English Titles THE LAST COMPANY, THIRTEEN MEN AND A GIRL
Year of Release 1930
Country of Origin Germany
Language(s) German
Run Time (in minutes) 79
Length (in meters) 2167
Colour b/w
Genre  
Based on/Source Story "Die letzte Kompagnie, die Geschichte der 13 Helden von Jena" by Henry Koster and Hans Wilhelm
Production Companies UFA
Producer(s) Joe May
Director Curtis Bernhardt
Cast Conrad Veidt, Karin Evans, Erwin Kalser, Else Heller, Alexander Granach, Heinrich Gretler
Literature Mein Film, no. 208 (1929)
Neue Preussische Zeitung, 24 November 1929
Otto Haré: Kurt Bernhardt als Feldherr. Ufa-Feuilleton, 4 December 1929.
Kurt Mühsam: Preussens Minister studieren den Tonfilm. B.Z. am Mittag, 6 December 1929.
Vorwärts, 15 March 1930
Das Tagebuch, 15 March 1930
Deutsche Allgemeine Zeitung, 15 March 1930
B.Z. am Mittag, 15 March 1930
Berliner Börsen-Courier, 15 March 1930
Vossische Zeitung, 16 March 1930
National, 16 March 1930
Der Angriff, 20 March 1930
Berlin am Morgen, 21 March 1930
Das Kino-Journal (Vienna), 12 April 1930
Frankfurter Zeitung, 16 April 1930
Völkischer Beobachter, 7 June 1930
The Bioscope, 1 October 1930
Deutsche Republik, no. 25 (1930)
New York Times, 17 August 1931
New York Times, 26 August 1932
Special notes Director of photography: Gunther Krampf
Script advisor: Carl Mayer
Art direction by Andrei Andreiev
Screenplay by Ludwig von Wohl and Heinz Goldberg
Music by Ralph Benatzky
Costumes by Alexander Arnstam
Edited by Carl Winston
Sound: Gerhard Goldbaum, Erich Schmidt




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