The Eternal Waltz

The Eternal Waltz (German: Ewiger Walzer) is a 1954 West German drama film dramatizing the life of Johann Strauss II.[1] The initial story was written by Hanns Marschall and Ruth Charlotte Silbermann, and the film itself was written by Alexander Lix; the adaptation was by Paul Verhoeven who also directed the film.

The Eternal Waltz
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Directed byPaul Verhoeven
Produced byCarl W. Tetting [de]
Written by
Starring
Music byAlois Melichar
CinematographyFranz Koch
Edited byGertrud Hinz-Nischwitz
Production
company
Rotary-Film
Distributed by
Release date
  • 17 December 1954 (1954-12-17)
Running time
97 minutes
CountryWest Germany
LanguageGerman

It was shot at the Bavaria Studios in Munich and on location in Vienna. The film's sets were designed by the art director Franz Bi and Bruno Monden.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bock & Bergfelder p. 529

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.

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