Munchhausen in Africa

Munchhausen in Africa (German: Münchhausen in Afrika) is a 1958 West German musical comedy film directed by Werner Jacobs and starring Peter Alexander, Gunther Philipp and Anita Gutwell.[1] A modern descendant of Baron Munchausen goes to Africa where he has numerous adventures.

Munchhausen in Africa
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Directed byWerner Jacobs
Produced byArtur Brauner
Written by
Starring
Music byHeinz Gietz [de]
Cinematography
Edited by
Production
company
Distributed byPrisma Filmverleih
Release date
17 July 1958
Running time
88 minutes
CountryWest Germany
LanguageGerman

The film's sets were designed by the art directors Emil Hasler, Paul Markwitz, and Helmut Nentwig. It was shot at the Spandau Studios in Berlin and on location in Kenya.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bock & Bergfelder p.9

BibliographyEdit

  • Hans-Michael Bock and Tim Bergfelder. The Concise Cinegraph: An Encyclopedia of German Cinema. Berghahn Books, 2009.

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