The Colourful Dream

The Colourful Dream (German: Der bunte Traum) is a 1952 West German musical comedy film directed by Géza von Cziffra and starring Vera Molnar, Josef Meinrad and Ursula Grabley.[1]

The Colourful Dream
Directed byGéza von Cziffra
Produced by
Written byGéza von Cziffra
Music byMichael Jary
CinematographyGeorg Bruckbauer
Edited byCarl Otto Bartning
Pontus Film
Distributed byAllianz Filmverleih
Release date
29 February 1952
Running time
101 minutes
CountryWest Germany

It was made at the Tempelhof Studios in Berlin with some location shooting in Italy. The film's sets were designed by Emil Hasler and Walter Kutz. It was made in Gevacolor.

The plot concerns two aspiring young women performers, an actress and an ice skater, who after a failed tour of Italy attempt to get publicity in the newspapers.

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  1. ^ Bock & Bergfelder p.158


  • Hans-Michael Bock and Tim Bergfelder. The Concise Cinegraph: An Encyclopedia of German Cinema. Berghahn Books, 2009.

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