The Shepherd from Trutzberg

The Shepherd from Trutzberg (German: Der Schäfer vom Trutzberg) is a 1959 West German historical romance film directed by Eduard von Borsody and starring Heidi Brühl, Hans von Borsody and Franziska Kinz.[1] It is a heimatfilm, based on a novel by Ludwig Ganghofer.

The Shepherd from Trutzberg
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Directed byEduard von Borsody
Produced by
Written by
Music byGiuseppe Becce
CinematographyFranz Koch
Edited byHilwa von Boro
Peter Ostermayr Produktion
Distributed byBavaria Film
Release date
  • 16 January 1959 (1959-01-16)
Running time
96 minutes
CountryWest Germany

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


See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Bock & Bergfelder p. 29


  • 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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