Storms in May

Storms in May (German: Gewitter im Mai) is a 1938 German drama film directed by Hans Deppe and starring Viktor Staal, Hansi Knoteck and Ludwig Schmid-Wildy.[1]

Storms in May
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Directed byHans Deppe
Produced byErnst Krüger
Peter Ostermayr
Hans Herbert Ulrich
Written byAnton Graf Bossi-Fedrigotti
Based onStorms in May
by Ludwig Ganghofer
StarringViktor Staal
Hansi Knoteck
Ludwig Schmid-Wildy
Music byHans Ebert
CinematographyKarl Attenberger
Edited byPaul May
Production
companies
UFA
Tonlicht-Film Ostermayr
Distributed byUFA
Release date
22 February 1938
Running time
76 minutes
CountryGermany
LanguageGerman

It was based on the 1904 novel of the same title by Ludwig Ganghofer which had previously been made into a 1920 silent film of the same title. It was shot on location in Hamburg, Bavaria, Austria and Switzerland.

The film's sets were designed by the art directors Kurt Dürnhöfer and Hans Kuhnert.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Waldman p.163

BibliographyEdit

  • Waldman, Harry. Nazi Films in America, 1933-1942. McFarland, 2008.

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