The First Right of the Child

The First Right of the Child (German: Das erste Recht des Kindes) is a 1932 German drama film directed by Fritz Wendhausen and starring Hertha Thiele, Eduard Wesener and Helene Fehdmer.[1]

The First Right of the Child
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Directed byFritz Wendhausen
Produced by
Written byThea von Harbou
Starring
Music byFranz Waxman
CinematographyFranz Planer
Production
company
R.N.-Filmproduktion
Distributed byDeutsche Lichtspiel-Syndikat
Release date
  • 22 October 1932 (1932-10-22)
Running time
79 minutes
CountryGermany
LanguageGerman

The film's sets were designed by the art director Erwin Scharf.

SynopisEdit

After becoming pregnant by her student boyfriend, struggling secretary considers her options. These include suicide before she decides that every child has the right to be loved.

CastEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bock & Bergfelder p. 182

BibliographyEdit

  • Bock, Hans-Michael; Bergfelder, Tim, eds. (2009). The Concise Cinegraph: Encyclopaedia of German Cinema. Berghahn Books. ISBN 978-1-57181-655-9.
  • Grange, William (2008). Cultural Chronicle of the Weimar Republic. Scarecrow Press. ISBN 978-0-8108-5967-8.

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