Queen Louise (1927 film)

Queen Louise (German: Königin Luise) is a German silent historical film directed by Karl Grune and starring Mady Christians, Mathias Wieman, and Anita Dorris. It was released in two separate parts slightly less than a month from each other in December 1927 and January 1928. It commenced a series of historical epics directed by Grune.[1] Art direction was by Hans Jacoby.

Queen Louise
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Directed byKarl Grune
Produced byMax Glass
Written by
Starring
Music byWalter Ulfig
CinematographyArpad Viragh
Production
company
Distributed byTerra Film
Release date
  • 22 December 1927 (1927-12-22) (Part I)
  • 16 January 1928 (1928-01-16) (Part II)
CountryGermany
Languages

The film portrays the short life of Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, wife of the Prussian monarch Frederick William III.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bock & Bergfelder, p. 175.

BibliographyEdit

  • Bock, Hans-Michael; Bergfelder, Tim, eds. (2009). The Concise Cinegraph: Encyclopaedia of German Cinema. New York: Berghahn Books. ISBN 978-1-57181-655-9.
  • Kreimeier, Klaus (1999). The Ufa Story: A History of Germany's Greatest Film Company, 1918–1945. Berkeley: University of California Press. ISBN 978-0-520-22069-0.

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