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DER STUDENT VON PRAG


Title of the Film DER STUDENT VON PRAG
Alternative Titles  
English Titles THE MAN WHO CHEATED LIFE (US), THE STUDENT OF PRAGUE (UK)
Year of Release 1926
Country of Origin Germany
Language(s) German
Run Time (in minutes) 110
Length (in meters)  
Colour b/w
Genre Drama, horror
Based on/Source Novel by Hanns Heinz Ewers
Production Companies Sokal-Film GmbH
Producer(s) Harry R. Sokal
Director Henrik Galeen
Cast Conrad Veidt, Agnes Esterhazy, Ferdinand von Alten, Fritz Alberti, Elizza La Porta, Werner Krauss
Literature Close Up, September 1927
Close Up, January 1929
Special notes Directors of photography: GŁnther Krampf and Erich Nitzschmann
Screenplay by Henrik Galeen and Hanns Heinz Ewers




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