The Legacy of Pretoria

The Legacy of Pretoria (German: Das Erbe von Pretoria) is a 1934 German drama film directed by Johannes Meyer and starring Paul Hartmann, Charlotte Susa and Paul Henckels.[1] It was based on the novel Die Reise nach Pretoria by Ludwig von Wohl. A German man inherits a business in South Africa, but struggles to run it.

The Legacy of Pretoria
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Directed byJohannes Meyer
Produced by
Written by
Starring
Music byHans Carste
CinematographyKarl Hasselmann
Edited byGottlieb Madl
Production
companies
Distributed byBavaria Film
Release date
  • 19 October 1934 (1934-10-19)
Running time
95 minutes
CountryGermany
LanguageGerman

It was shot at the Bavaria Studios in Munich. The film's sets were designed by the art director Max Seefelder.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bock & Bergfelder p. 193

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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