A Night in May

A Night in May (German: Eine Nacht im Mai) is a 1938 German comedy film directed by Georg Jacoby and starring Marika Rökk, Viktor Staal, and Karl Schönböck.[1]

A Night in May
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German DVD Cover
GermanEine Nacht im Mai
Directed byGeorg Jacoby
Written byWilly Clever
Produced byEberhard Schmidt [de]
StarringMarika Rökk
Viktor Staal
Karl Schönböck
CinematographyRobert Baberske
Edited byWalter Fredersdorf
Music byPeter Kreuder
Friedrich Schröder
Distributed byUFA
Release date
  • 14 September 1938 (1938-09-14)
Running time
88 minutes

It was made by UFA the leading German company at the Babelsberg Studios in Berlin. The film's sets were designed by the art directors Erich Grave and Max Mellin. Some location filming took place around Wannsee.



  1. ^ Rentschler, Eric (1996). The Ministry of Illusion: Nazi Cinema and Its Afterlife. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. p. 242. ISBN 978-0-674-57640-7.


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