Falstaff in Vienna

Falstaff in Vienna (German: Falstaff in Wien) is a 1940 German musical comedy film directed by Leopold Hainisch and starring Hans Nielsen, Gusti Wolf and Paul Hörbiger.[1] It portrays the life of the nineteenth century composer Otto Nicolai, known for works such as The Merry Wives of Windsor.

Falstaff in Vienna
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Directed byLeopold Hainisch
Produced byHeinz Hille
Written by
Starring
Music byAlois Melichar
CinematographyBruno Mondi
Edited byJohanna Rosinski
Production
company
Distributed byTobis Film
Release date
  • 26 September 1940 (1940-09-26)
Running time
92 minutes
CountryGermany
LanguageGerman

CastEdit

In alphabetical order

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Fawkes p. 110

BibliographyEdit

  • Fawkes, Richard (2000). Opera on Film. London: Duckworth. ISBN 978-0-7156-2943-7.

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