Monika (1938 film)

Monika or A Mother Fights for Her Child (German: Eine Mutter kämpft um ihr Kind) is a 1938 German drama film directed by Heinz Helbig and starring Maria Andergast, Iván Petrovich, and Theodor Loos.[1]

Monika
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Directed byHeinz Helbig
Produced by
Written by
Starring
Music byGerhard Winkler
CinematographyEdgar S. Ziesemer
Production
company
Aco-Film
Distributed byVarious
Release date
  • 5 January 1938 (1938-01-05)
CountryGermany
LanguageGerman

SynopsisEdit

An umarried German Engineer and Singer have a child together in Sao Paulo. Due to her ambitions for her career she abandons the daughter, leaving her in the care of the father who returns to Germany. Eight years later the mother, now a famous film star, demands custody of the daughter.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Hake, p. 125.

BibliographyEdit

  • Hake, Sabine (2001). Popular Cinema of the Third Reich. Austin: University of Texas Press. ISBN 978-0-292-73458-6.

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