My Heart Is Calling You

My Heart Is Calling You (French: Mon coeur t'appelle) is the 1934 French version of a German musical film directed by Carmine Gallone and Serge Véber, written by Ernst Marischka, produced by Arnold Pressburger.[1] The film stars Jan Kiepura, Danielle Darrieux and Lucien Baroux. The music score is by Robert Stolz.

My Heart Is Calling You
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Directed byCarmine Gallone
Serge Véber
Written byErnst Marischka
Emeric Pressburger (uncredited)
Produced byArnold Pressburger
Fritz Klotsch (line producer)
StarringJan Kiepura
Danielle Darrieux
Lucien Baroux
CinematographyFriedl Behn-Grund
Edited byEduard von Borsody
Music byRobert Stolz
Release date
14 September 1934 (Paris)
Running time
84 minutes

Its English (My Heart is Calling) and German language (My Heart Calls You) versions were filmed simultaneously with different cast members, Marta Eggerth playing Danielle Darrieux's role.[2][3] The film's sets were designed by the art directors Kurt Herlth and Werner Schlichting.

It tells the story of a female tenor singer who ends up triumphing to the opera of Paris.



  1. ^ Bock & Bergfelder p.462
  2. ^ Erickson, Hal. "My Heart Is Calling You". Allmovie. Retrieved 9 November 2009.
  3. ^ "Mein Herz ruft nach dir". British Film Institute. Archived from the original on 13 January 2009. Retrieved 9 November 2009.


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

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