The Saint and Her Fool (1935 film)

The Saint and Her Fool (German: Die Heilige und ihr Narr) is a 1935 German drama film directed by Hans Deppe and Paul May and starring Friedrich Ulmer, Lola Chlud and Hansi Knoteck.

The Saint and Her Fool
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Directed byHans Deppe
Paul May (supervising)
Peter Ostermayr (supervising)
Written byPeter Francke
Agnes Günther (novel)
Produced byPaul May
StarringFriedrich Ulmer
Lola Chlud
Hansi Knoteck
CinematographyHugo von Kaweczynski
Edited byPaul May
Music byFranz R. Friedl
Distributed byUFA
Release date
6 September 1935
Running time
82 minutes

The film's sets were designed by the art directors Artur Günther and Hans Kuhnert. It was shot at the Babelsberg Studios in Berlin and on location around Langenburg Castle and Oberstdorf in Bavaria.

It was one of three film adaptations of the novel of the same by title by Agnes Günther along with a 1928 German silent film and a 1957 Austrian film.[1]



  1. ^ Goble p.793


  • Goble, Alan. The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film. Walter de Gruyter, 1999.

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