German-Speaking Emigrés
in British Cinema

A Biographical Database



Title of The Play THE TRAP
Alternative Titles  
English Titles  
Year of Premiere 1952
Place of Premiere Duke of York's Theatre, London
Language(s) English
Based on/Source  
Producer(s) Julius Gellner
Director Julius Gellner
Author Ferdinand Bruckner
Cast Herbert Lom, Mai Zetterling, Betty Ann Davies, Rachel Gurney, Charmian Eyre
Literature Times, 2 July 1952
Jewish Chronicle, 4 July 1952
Spectator, 11 July 1952
AJR Information, August 1952
Special notes Original German title of the play: "Fährten". Translated and adapted by Ashley Dukes.

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