Egon Eis

Egon Eis, born Egon Eisler (6 October 1910 – 6 September 1994) was an Austrian screenwriter. He wrote for 49 films between 1930 and 1983. Eis was forced into exile during the Nazi era, but returned to work in the German film industry after the Second World War where he worked on the popular series of Edgar Wallace films as well as other projects. He was born in Vienna, Austria and died in Munich, Germany. His brother Otto Eis was also a screenwriter.[1]

Egon Eis
Born(1910-10-06)6 October 1910
Vienna, Austria
Died6 September 1994(1994-09-06) (aged 83)
Munich, Germany
Years active1930-1983


  • Das letzte Rezept
  • Der lächerliche Sir Anthony
  • Wasser für Canitoga
  • Neun Offiziere
  • Gefängnis ohne Gitter



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  1. ^ "Egon Eis". Film Portal. Retrieved 14 September 2019.

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