The Evangelist (film)

The Evangelist (German: Der Evangelimann) is a 1924 German silent drama film directed by Holger-Madsen and starring Paul Hartmann, Hanni Weisse and Elisabeth Bergner.[1] It is based on the 1895 opera Der Evangelimann by Wilhelm Kienzl.

The Evangelist
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Directed byHolger-Madsen
Produced byErich Pommer
Written byHolger-Madsen
Hermann Kienzl
Wilhelm Kienzl (opera)
StarringPaul Hartmann
Hanni Weisse
Elisabeth Bergner
CinematographyFrederik Fuglsang
Production
company
Distributed byUFA
Release date
4 January 1924
CountryGermany
LanguageSilent
German intertitles

The film's sets were designed by the art director Botho Hoefer. It was released by the German major studio UFA.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Grange p.163

BibliographyEdit

  • Grange, William. Cultural Chronicle of the Weimar Republic. Scarecrow Press, 2008.

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