Mata Hari (1927 film)

Mata Hari: The Red Dancer (German: Mata Hari, die rote Tänzerin), often shortened on release to Mata Hari, is a 1927 German silent drama film directed by Friedrich Feher and starring Magda Sonja, Wolfgang Zilzer and Fritz Kortner. It depicts the life and death of the German World War I spy Mata Hari. It was the first feature-length portrayal of Hari.

Mata Hari
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American release poster
Directed byFriedrich Feher
Written byLeo Birinsky
Starring
Music byWilly Schmidt-Gentner
CinematographyLeopold Kutzleb
Production
company
Distributed byNational Film
Release date
2 May 1927
Running time
80 minutes
CountryGermany
Languages

It was shot at the Staaken Studios in Berlin with sets designed by Alfred Junge.

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  • Kelly, Andrew. Cinema and the Great War. Routledge, 1997.

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