Peter Shoots Down the Bird

Peter Shoots Down the Bird (German: Peter schießt den Vogel ab) is a 1959 West German comedy film directed by Géza von Cziffra and starring Peter Alexander, Germaine Damar and Maria Sebaldt.[1]

Peter Shoots Down the Bird
Directed byGéza von Cziffra
Produced by
Written by
Starring
Music by
CinematographyRichard Angst
Edited byIngrid Wacker
Production
companies
Distributed byNeue Filmverleih
Release date
  • 14 May 1959 (1959-05-14)
Running time
89 minutes
CountryWest Germany
Languages
  • German

It was shot at the Spandau Studios in Berlin. The film's sets were designed by the art directors Paul Markwitz and Heinrich Weidemann.

SummaryEdit

The porter at a hotel has ambitions to travel the world, and so quits his jobs and travels to a ski resort, trying to pass himself off as a wealthy cattle baron to impress a woman.

CastEdit

SoundtrackEdit

  • Peter Alexander - "Ins weiße Wolkenschlößchen"
  • Peter Alexander - "Hol den Peter"
  • Peter Alexander - "Piccolo-Ponny"
  • Peter Alexander - "Torero der Liebe"

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ . Reimer & Reimer p. 38

BibliographyEdit

  • Reimer, Robert C.; Reimer, Carol J. (2010). The A to Z of German Cinema. Scarecrow Press. ISBN 978-1-4617-3186-3.

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