The Csardas Princess (1951 film)

The Csardas Princess (German: Die Csardasfürstin) is a 1951 German musical film directed by Georg Jacoby and starring Marika Rökk, Johannes Heesters and Hubert Marischka.[1] It is based on the 1915 operetta The Csardas Princess and is part of the tradition of operetta films.

The Csardas Princess
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Directed byGeorg Jacoby
Produced byRolf Meyer
Written by
Music by
CinematographyBruno Mondi
Edited byMartha Dübber
  • Deutsche Styria Film
  • Junge Film-Union Rolf Meyer
Distributed byHerzog-Filmverleih
Release date
20 December 1951
Running time
93 minutes
CountryWest Germany

The film's sets were designed by the art director Erich Kettelhut. It was shot in agfacolor.

Jacoby had previously directed an earlier version in 1934 starring Marta Eggerth.



  1. ^ Goble p.440


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

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