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Germany 1924
Messter-Film der Ufa
black & white

Synopsis:
not available

Cast:
XENIA DESNI (Idea, an artist at the circus)
WALTER RILLA (Frank, her Partner)
PAUL HEIDEMANN (Dr. Rudolf Borris, a young scholar)
FRIDA RICHARD (her Aunt)
KÄTHE HAACK (Dr. Borris' Secretary)
LEONHARD HASKEL (Ringmaster)
LYDIA POTECHINA (Wife of the Ringmaster)
DR. GEBBING (Tamer)
HANS BRAUSEWETTER (Borris' Friend)
MARLENE DIETRICH (Girl at the beach)
HANS HEINRICH VON TWARDOWSKI (Violinist)
also Max Gülstorff, Erling Hanson, Max Valentin, Ernst Pröckl, Hermann Thimig

Crew:
DR. JOHANNES GUTER (Director)
ERICH POMMER (Producer)
FRANZ SCHULZ (Screenplay)
FRITZ ARNO WAGNER (Camera)
RUDI FELD (Art Director)

Length:
2075m

Production:
End of July/Beginning of August 1923, among other locations at Jofa-Atelier (last Act)

Premiere:
4 February 1924, Tauentzienpalast, Berlin