Where the Ancient Forests Rustle

Where the Ancient Forests Rustle (German: Wo die alten Wälder rauschen) is a 1956 West German drama film directed by Alfons Stummer and starring Willy Fritsch, Josefin Kipper and Carl Möhner. It was one of a large number of heimatfilm made during the decade.[1]

Where the Ancient Forests Rustle
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Directed byAlfons Stummer
Produced by
Written by
Starring
Music by
CinematographyHerbert Thallmayer
Edited byWalter Boos
Production
company
Divina-Film
Distributed byGloria Film
Release date
14 September 1956
Running time
89 minutes
CountryWest Germany
LanguageGerman

The film's sets were designed by the art director Gabriel Pellon.

SynopsisEdit

The widowed owner of a Hamburg construction company takes his young son on holiday to the Austrian Alps, but his obsession with work drives a wedge between them.

CastEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Höbusch p. 74

BibliographyEdit

  • Harald Höbusch. "Mountain of Destiny": Nanga Parbat and Its Path Into the German Imagination. Boydell & Brewer, 2016.

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