Prostitution (1919 film)

Prostitution (German: Die Prostitution) is a 1919 German silent drama film directed by Richard Oswald and starring Conrad Veidt, Reinhold Schünzel and Gussy Holl.[1] It was released in two parts Das gelbe Haus and Die sich verkaufen. It was one of several enlightenment films made during the era by Oswald. The physician Magnus Hirschfeld was an advisor on the production. The first part premiered at the Marmorhaus in Berlin.

Prostitution
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Directed byRichard Oswald
Produced byRichard Oswald
Written byRichard Oswald
Robert Liebmann
StarringConrad Veidt
Reinhold Schünzel
Gussy Holl
CinematographyMax Fassbender
Karl Freund
Production
company
Richard-Oswald-Produktion
Release date
19 March 1919 (Part I)
30 August 1919 (Part II)
Running time
126 minutes (Part I)
98 minutes (Part II)
CountryGermany
LanguagesSilent
German intertitles

CastEdit

Part IEdit

Part IIEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Rogowski p.139

BibliographyEdit

  • Soister, John T. Conrad Veidt on Screen: A Comprehensive Illustrated Filmography. McFarland, 2002.
  • Rogowski, Christian. The Many Faces of Weimar Cinema: Rediscovering Germany's Filmic Legacy. Camden House, 2010.

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