The Island (1934 film)

The Island (German: Die Insel) is a 1934 German thriller film directed by Hans Steinhoff and starring Brigitte Helm, Willy Fritsch and Hubert von Meyerinck.[1]

The Island
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Directed byHans Steinhoff
Produced byKarl Ritter
Written by
Starring
Music byWerner Bochmann
CinematographyKonstantin Irmen-Tschet
Edited byWilly Zeyn
Production
company
Distributed byUFA
Release date
  • 30 August 1934 (1934-08-30)
Running time
100 minutes
CountryGermany
LanguageGerman

The film's sets were designed by the art directors Artur Günther and Benno von Arent. Location shooting took place on the coast of Dalmatia. It premiered at the Ufa-Palast am Zoo in Berlin in August 1934. A separate French version Vers l'abîme was also released.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bock & Bergfelder p. 460

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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