Almenrausch and Edelweiss (1957 film)

Almenrausch and Edelweiss (German: Almenrausch und Edelweiß) is a 1957 Austrian-West German comedy film directed by Harald Reinl and starring Elma Karlowa, Karin Dor and Harald Juhnke. It is part of the postwar tradition of Heimatfilm.[1]

Almenrausch and Edelweiss
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Directed byHarald Reinl
Produced byKurt Hammer
Written by
Starring
Music byNils Nobach
CinematographyWalter Riml
Edited byEva Kroll
Production
company
Bergland-Film
Distributed byPrisma Film
Release date
20 December 1957
Running time
85 minutes
Countries
  • Austria
  • West Germany
LanguageGerman

The film's sets were designed by the art director Felix Smetana. Location shooting took place in Bavaria, Upper Austria and Switzerland.

CastEdit

SoundtrackEdit

  • Das Hansen-Quartett - "Der starke Max aus Halifax"
  • Elma Karlowa and Harald Juhnke dubbed by Das Hansen-Quartett - "Ich tanz heut ohne Schuh"
  • Das Hansen-Quartett - "Liebling, denk an Mich" (Music by Gert Wilden)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bushell p.36

BibliographyEdit

  • Anthony Bushell. Polemical Austria: The Rhetorics of National Identity from Empire to the Second Republic. University of Wales Press, 2013.

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