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Revolt in the Reformatory

Revolt in the Reformatory (German: Revolte im Erziehungshaus) is a 1929 German silent drama film directed by Georg Asagaroff and starring Carl Balhaus, Vera Baranovskaya, Toni van Eyck. The film was based on a play by Peter Martin Lampel intended as an exposé of the youth justice system. The film was considered controversial, and was banned four times before its eventual release.[1] The film's art direction was by Andrej Andrejew.

Revolt in the Reformatory
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Directed byGeorg Asagaroff
Written byPeter Martin Lampel (play)
Herbert Rosenfeld
W. Solski
StarringCarl Balhaus
Vera Baranovskaya
Toni van Eyck
Wolfgang Zilzer
CinematographyCurt Oertel
Alexander von Lagorio
Production
company
Grohnert-Film-Produktion
Distributed byAtlas-Filmverleih
Release date
1929
CountryGermany
LanguageSilent
German intertitles

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kreimeier p.192

BibliographyEdit

  • Kreimeier, Klaus. The Ufa Story: A History of Germany's Greatest Film Company, 1918-1945. University of California Press, 1999.

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