The Happy Wanderer (1955 film)

The Happy Wanderer (German: Der fröhliche Wanderer) is a 1955 West German romantic comedy film directed by Hans Quest. It stars Rudolf Schock, Waltraut Haas, Elma Karlowa, and Willy Fritsch.[1]

The Happy Wanderer
Directed byHans Quest
Produced byKurt Ulrich
Written byJuliane Kay [de]
Starring
Music byNorbert Schultze
CinematographyKurt Schulz
Edited byHermann Leitner
Production
company
Release date
  • 22 September 1955 (1955-09-22) (West Germany)
Running time
100 min.
CountryWest Germany
LanguageGerman

It is more than just a romantic comedy, but also is a Heimatfilm and references the Wandervogel movement and thus deals with modernization as a movement and its resonance on the culture where the film is set.

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  1. ^ Weinmann, Beatrice (2007). Waltraut Haas: Biografie. St. Pölten: Residenz-Verlag. p. 293. ISBN 978-3-7017-3039-1.

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