Anita Dorris

Anita Dorris (1903–1993) was a German actress of the Silent era.[1] She played the role of Trilby in the 1927 film Svengali.[2] She was the mother of Maria Emo who also became an actress.[3]

Anita Dorris
Anita Dorris by Wilhelm Paulsen.jpg
Born(1903-12-21)December 21, 1903
DiedDecember 24, 1993(1993-12-24) (aged 90)
NationalityAustrian
OccupationActress, Motion pictures
Years active1926-1931
Spouse(s)E. W. Emo
ChildrenMaria Emo


Selected filmographyEdit

BibliographyEdit

  • Thomas, Douglas A. The early history of German motion pictures, 1895-1935. Thomas International, 1999.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Anita Dorris". BFI.
  2. ^ "Anita Dorris movies, photos, movie reviews, filmography, and biography - AllMovie". AllMovie.
  3. ^ https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=3vVTCgAAQBAJ&pg=PA181&lpg=PA181&dq=e.w.+emo+maria+emo&source=bl&ots=5I6qg-0kue&sig=ACfU3U0eimL3fm7T97Q0z_hgoq74S5v5Sg&hl=en&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwj9_vHNko3oAhWbRxUIHSCWCIgQ6AEwCHoECAoQAQ#v=onepage&q=e.w.%20emo%20maria%20emo&f=false