It Happened Only Once (German: Das gab's nur einmal) is a 1958 West German drama film directed by Géza von Bolváry and starring Hans Albers, Helga Martin, and Stanislav Ledinek.[1] It was shot at the Tempelhof Studios in West Berlin. An experienced star recounts the history of the film industry to an aspiring young actress showing a compilation of clips from a variety of German films, many of them featuring Albers himself.

It Happened Only Once
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GermanDas gab's nur einmal
Directed byGéza von Bolváry
Written byGustav Kampendonk
Produced byKurt Ulrich
CinematographyBruno Timm
Edited byWolfgang Wehrum
Music byHans-Martin Majewski
Kurt Ulrich Film
Distributed byUFA
Release date
  • 7 March 1958 (1958-03-07)
Running time
105 minutes
CountryWest Germany

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  1. ^ Hake, Sabine (2001). Popular Cinema of the Third Reich. Austin: University of Texas Press. p. 228. ISBN 978-0-292-73458-6.

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