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PAGLIACCI


Title of the Film PAGLIACCI
Alternative Titles  
English Titles A CLOWN MUST LAUGH
Year of Release 1936
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 92
Length (in meters) 2542
Colour Colour, b/w
Genre Musical
Based on/Source Opera by Leoncavallo
Production Companies Trafalgar Film Productions
Producer(s) Max Schach
Director Karl Grune
Cast Richard Tauber, Steffi Duna, Arthur Margetson, Diana Napier
Literature Monthly Film Bulletin, March 1937
Special notes Director of photography: Otto Kanturek
Art director: Oscar Friedrich Werndorff
Screenplay by Ernest Betts, Bertolt Brecht, Roger Burford, John Drinkwater, Fritz Kortner, Monckton Hoffe, Ruggero Leoncavallo
Music arranged by Hanns Eisler




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