His Daughter is Called Peter (1936 film)

His Daughter is Called Peter (German: Seine Tochter ist der Peter) is a 1936 Austrian drama film directed by Heinz Helbig [de] and Willy Schmidt-Gentner and starring Karl Ludwig Diehl, Traudl Stark and Paul Hörbiger. Stark was a child actor, considered a German-speaking answer to Hollywood's Shirley Temple.[1]

His Daughter is Called Peter
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Austrian film poster
GermanSeine Tochter ist der Peter
Directed byHeinz Helbig [de]
Willy Schmidt-Gentner
Written byErich Ebermayer
Based onHis Daughter is Called Peter
by Edith Zellweker
Produced byOttmar Ostermayr
CinematographyOtto Martini [de]
Music byWilly Schmidt-Gentner
Mondial Internationale Filmindustrie
Distributed byKiba Kinobetriebsanstalt
Release date
  • 23 October 1936 (1936-10-23)
Running time
98 minutes

The film was remade in 1955 with the same title.



  1. ^ Hake, Sabine (2010) [2002]. Popular Cinema of the Third Reich. Austin, TX: University of Texas Press. p. 144. ASIN B00I8VT6OO. ISBN 0292734581. JSTOR 10.7560/734579.

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