Kissing Is No Sin (1950 film)

Kissing Is No Sin (German: Küssen ist keine Sünd) is a 1950 Austrian-German comedy film directed by Hubert Marischka and starring Curd Jürgens, Hans Olden and Hans Moser.[1] The film takes its title from the waltz "Küssen ist keine Sünd" in Edmund Eysler's 1903 operetta Bruder Straubinger and features the song in its soundtrack.[2]

Kissing Is No Sin
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Curd Jürgens, Erika von Thellmann and Hans Olden
Directed byHubert Marischka
Written byIgnaz Schnitzer (libretto Bruder Straubinger)
Moritz West [de] (libretto Bruder Straubinger)
Rudolf Österreicher
Hubert Marischka
StarringCurd Jürgens
Hans Olden
Hans Moser
Music byAlois Melichar
CinematographyJosef Illig
Franz Koch
Edited byAdolf Schlyssleder
Production
company
Aco-Film
Schönbrunn-Film
Distributed byUnion Film
Release date
28 September 1950
Running time
107 minutes
CountryAustria
West Germany
LanguageGerman

It was shot at the Bavaria Studios in Munich and on location in Salzburg. The film's sets were designed by the art director Hans Ledersteger and Ernst Richter.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Von Dassanowsky p.138
  2. ^ Höfig, Willi (1973). Der deutsche Heimatfilm 1947-1960, p. 229. F. Enke. ISBN 3432018053

BibliographyEdit

  • Robert von Dassanowsky. Austrian Cinema: A History. McFarland, 2005.

External linksEdit

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