German-Speaking Emigrés
in British Cinema

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OEDIPUS


Title of The Play OEDIPUS
Alternative Titles  
English Titles  
Year of Premiere 1929
Place of Premiere Staatstheater, Schauspielhaus, Berlin
Language(s) German
Genre  
Based on/Source  
Producer(s) Leopold Jessner
Director Leopold Jessner
Author Sophocles
Cast Fritz Kortner, Walter Franck, Ida Roland, Alexander Granach, Helene Weigel, Eleonore von Mendelssohn, Lotte Lenja (= Lenya), Veit Harlan
Literature  
Special notes Translation and adaptation by Heinz Liepmann
Music by George Antheil




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