L'Atlantide (1932 film)

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L'Atlantide is a 1932 German-French adventure and fantasy film directed by Georg Wilhelm Pabst and starring Brigitte Helm. It is based on the novel L'Atlantide by Pierre Benoît.[2]

L'Atlantide
Atlantide-1932-poster.jpg
French film poster for L'Atlantide
Directed byG. W. Pabst[1]
Produced by[1]
Screenplay by[1]
Based onAtlantida
by Pierre Benoît
StarringBrigitte Helm
Music byWolfgang Zeller[1]
Cinematography[1]
Edited byHans Oser[1]
Production
company
Release date
  • 8 June 1932 (1932-06-08) (France)
[1]
Running time
90 minutes[1]
Country
  • Germany
  • France[1]

ProductionEdit

The film is a remake of the 1921 film of the same name directed by Jacques Feyder.[2] After Feyder refused to create a sound remake of L'Atlantide, Pabst took to directing the film.[3] Both Pabst and Feyder's film adaptations were shot in the Sahara Desert.[2] To compete with American films, the film was shot in three languages: English, French and German.[3]

CastEdit

German-language cast
French-language cast[4]
English-language cast[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "L'Atlantide". Filmportal.de. Retrieved 3 November 2012.
  2. ^ a b c Erickson, Hal. "LAtlantide". Allmovie. Retrieved 3 November 2012.
  3. ^ a b Frey, 2005. p. 292
  4. ^ "L'Atlantide". filmportal.de. Retrieved 18 November 2012.
  5. ^ "The Mistress of Atlantis". filmportal.de. Retrieved 18 November 2012.

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