Wibbel the Tailor (1939 film)

Wibbel the Tailor (German: Schneider Wibbel) is a 1939 German historical comedy film directed by Viktor de Kowa and starring Erich Ponto, Fita Benkhoff and Irene von Meyendorff. It is an adaptation of the 1913 play Wibbel the Tailor by Hans Müller-Schlösser.[1] It is set in Düsseldorf during its occupation by French troops during the Napoleonic Wars (1803-1815).

Wibbel the Tailor
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Directed byViktor de Kowa
Written byHans Müller-Schlösser (play)
Helmut Käutner
Bobby E. Lüthge
StarringErich Ponto
Fita Benkhoff
Irene von Meyendorff
Friedrich Benfer
Music byClemens Schmalstich
CinematographyFriedl Behn-Grund
Edited byRené Métain
Production
company
Majestic-Film
Distributed byTobis Film
Release date
18 August 1939
Running time
75 minutes
CountryGermany
LanguageGerman

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Goble p.338

BibliographyEdit

  • Goble, Alan. The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film. Walter de Gruyter, 1 Jan 1999.

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