Mathias Sandorf (TV series)

Mathias Sandorf is a 1979 historical adventure television series based on the Jules Verne novel of the same title.[1] A co-production between France, Hungary, Italy and West Germany it debuted on West Germany's ZDF in December 1979 before receiving a French broadcast the following year.

Mathias Sandorf
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GenreAdventure
Based onMathias Sandorf
by Jules Verne
Written byClaude Desailly
Directed byJean-Pierre Decourt
StarringIstván Bujtor
Amadeus August
ComposerBert Grund
Country of originFrance
Hungary
Italy
West Germany
Original languagesFrench
German
No. of series1
No. of episodes4
Production
CinematographyJános Kende
Running time360 minutes (complete)
Production companiesI.T.F.
Magyar Televízió Müvelödési Föszerkesztöség (MTV)
Technisonor
Tele München Fernseh Produktionsgesellschaft
Release
Original networkZDF
Original release2 December (1979-12-02) –
11 December 1979 (1979-12-11)

Partial castEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bock & Bergfelder p.85

BibliographyEdit

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

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