German-Speaking Emigrés
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Title of the Film THE YELLOW BALLOON
Alternative Titles  
English Titles  
Year of Release 1953
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 80
Length (in meters) 2183
Colour b/w
Genre Drama
Based on/Source Story by Anne Burnaby
Production Companies Associated British Picture Corporation, Marble Arch Productions
Producer(s) Victor Skutezky
Director J. Lee Thompson
Cast Andrew Ray, Kathleen Ryan, Kenneth More, Bernard Lee
Literature Kinematograph Weekly, 11 December 1952
Times, 12 January 1953
Jewish Chronicle, 16 January 1953
Elizabeth Forrest: Elstree's first X. Picturegoer, 17 January 1953
Punch, 21 January 1953
Picturegoer, 24 January 1953
Monthly Film Bulletin, January 1953
Variety, 18 February 1953
Cine-Technician, March 1953
Motion Picture Herald, 5 December 1953
New York Times, 13 October 1954
Special notes Scenario editor: Frederick Gotfurt

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