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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Directed byGeorg Jacoby
Produced byEberhard Schmidt [de]
Written byWilly Clever
Music by
CinematographyRobert Baberske
Edited byWalter Fredersdorf
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.

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  1. ^ Rentschler, p. 242.


  • Bock, Hans-Michael; Bergfelder, Tim, eds. (2009). The Concise Cinegraph: Encyclopaedia of German Cinema. New York: Berghahn Books. ISBN 978-1-57181-655-9.
  • Rentschler, Eric (1996). The Ministry of Illusion: Nazi Cinema and Its Afterlife. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. ISBN 978-0-674-57640-7.

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