Pygmalion (1935 film)

Pygmalion is a 1935 German comedy film directed by Erich Engel and starring Jenny Jugo, Gustaf Gründgens and Anton Edthofer. It is based on George Bernard Shaw's 1913 play Pygmalion.[1]

Pygmalion
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Directed byErich Engel
Produced byEberhard Klagemann
Written byHeinrich Oberländer

Walter Wassermann
Based onPygmalion by George Bernard Shaw
StarringJenny Jugo
Gustaf Gründgens
Anton Edthofer
Music byTheo Mackeben
CinematographyBruno Mondi
Edited byRené Métain
Production
company
Klagemann-Film
Release date
2 September 1935
Running time
92 minutes
CountryGermany
LanguageGerman

The basic plot consists of a professor's attempts to transform an uneducated flower seller into a proper lady.[2]

The film's sets were designed by the art director Emil Hasler and Arthur Schwarz.

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  • Goble, Alan. The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film. Walter de Gruyter, 1999.

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