Leap Into Life

Leap Into Life (German: Der Sprung ins Leben) is a 1924 German silent drama film directed by Johannes Guter and starring Xenia Desni, Walter Rilla and Paul Heidemann. It features one the earliest film appearances of the future star Marlene Dietrich.[1]

Leap Into Life
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Directed byJohannes Guter
Produced byOskar Messter
Written byFranz Schulz (novel)
Starring
CinematographyFritz Arno Wagner
Production
company
Distributed byUFA
Release date
4 February 1924
CountryGermany
Languages

It was partly shot at the Johannisthal Studios in Berlin as well as on location around Rugen. The film's sets were designed by Rudi Feld.

SynopsisEdit

A young intellectual falls in love with a circus performer and decides to cultivate her into a lady and marry her. Eventually however she decides to return to her tightrope walker lover.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Chandler p. 45

BibliographyEdit

  • Chandler, Charlotte. Marlene: Marlene Dietrich, A Personal Biography. Simon and Schuster, 2011.

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