Destiny (1942 film)

Destiny (German: Schicksal) is a 1942 Austrian-German historical drama film directed by Géza von Bolváry and starring Heinrich George, Werner Hinz, and Christian Kayßler. The film was made by Wien-Film, a company set up by the Germans after they had annexed Austria in 1938. The film's sets were designed by the art directors Kurt Herlth and Werner Schlichting. The film was banned after the Second World War for its perceived Nazi content.[1]

Destiny
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Directed byGéza von Bolváry
Written byGerhard Menzel
Produced byFritz Podehl
Starring
CinematographyHans Schneeberger
Edited byArnfried Heyne
Music byAnton Profes
Production
company
Release date
  • 18 March 1942 (1942-03-18)
Running time
92 minutes
CountryGermany
LanguageGerman

SynopsisEdit

When the commander of a Bulgarian castle is killed in combat, his steward brings up his two children.

CastEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Hull, p. 251.

BibliographyEdit

  • Hull, David Stewart (1969). Film in the Third Reich: A Study of the German Cinema, 1933–1945. Berkeley: University of California Press. ISBN 978-0-520-01489-3.

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