The Hunter of Fall (1974 film)

The Hunter of Fall (German: Der Jäger von Fall) is a 1974 German drama film directed by Harald Reinl and starring Gerlinde Döberl [de], Alexander Stephan [de] and Siegfried Rauch[1] It depicts the battle between a Bavarian gamekeeper and a poacher. It is based on the novel The Hunter of Fall by Ludwig Ganghofer.

The Hunter of Fall
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Directed byHarald Reinl
Written by
Based onThe Hunter of Fall by Ludwig Ganghofer
Produced byHorst Hächler
CinematographyErnst W. Kalinke
Edited byHermann Haller
Music byErnst Brandner
CTV 72 Film und Fernsehproduktion
Distributed byConstantin Film
Release date
10 October 1974
Running time
85 minutes
CountryWest Germany

The film's sets were designed by the art director Peter Rothe. Location shooting took place in Bavaria and the Austrian Tyrol.




  • Bock, Hans-Michael & Bergfelder, Tim. The Concise CineGraph. Encyclopedia of German Cinema. Berghahn Books, 2009.

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