Love (1956 film)

Love (German: Liebe, Italian: Uragano sul Po) is a 1956 West German-Italian drama film directed by Horst Hächler and starring Maria Schell, Raf Vallone and Eva Kotthaus.[1] It is an adaptation of the 1951 novel Vor Rehen wird gewarnt by Vicki Baum.

Love
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Directed byHorst Hächler
Produced byArtur Brauner
Horst Wendlandt
Written byVicki Baum (novel)
Jochen Huth
StarringMaria Schell
Raf Vallone
Eva Kotthaus
Music byHans-Martin Majewski
CinematographyGöran Strindberg
Edited byIra Oberberg
Production
companies
CCC Film
Cinematografica Esedra
Distributed byHerzog-Filmverleih
Release date
26 September 1956
Running time
96 minutes
CountriesWest Germany
Italy
LanguageGerman

The film's sets were designed by the art director Rolf Zehetbauer. It was shot at the Spandau Studios in Berlin. Location shooting took place in Venice and along the Po River.

SynopsisEdit

Anna falls madly in love with an Italian violinist, who instead marries her sister Monika.

CastEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bock & Bergfelder p.61

BibliographyEdit

  • Bock, Hans-Michael & Bergfelder, Tim. The Concise CineGraph. Encyclopedia of German Cinema. Berghahn Books, 2009.

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