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::1929 - Ich küsse Ihre Hand, Madame / I kiss your hand, Madame



Germany 1928
Super-Film
black & white

Synopsis:
Laurence Gerard has just divorced. While leading fat lover Talandier by the nose, She meets the count Lerski, who now works as waiter but do not tell her. When she hears from her husband he is a waiter, she thinks Lerksi lies and throws him out...

Cast:
HARRY LIEDTKE (Jacques, the Waiter)
MARLENE DIETRICH (Laurence Gerard)
PIERRE DE GUIGNAND (Adolphe Gerard, her Ex-husband)
KARL HUSZAR-PUFFY (Talandier, her lawyer)
HANS HEINRICH VON TWARDOWSKY (Waiter)

Crew:
ROBERT LAND (Director and Screenplay)
FRIEDEL BUCKOW (Assistant Director)
CARL DREWS, GOTTHARDT WOLF (Camera)
FRED ZINNEMANN (Camera Assistant)
ROBERT NEPPACH (Art Director)
FRITZ BRUNN (Location Manager)
based on an original story by ROBERT LAND and ROLF E. VANLOO

Song:
»Ich küsse Ihre Hand, Madame« by RALPH ERWIN (Music) and FRITZ ROTTER (Lyrics),
sung by Richard Tauber, added later

Length:
2002m

Production:
December 1928 to January 1929, Efa-Ateliers, Berlin
Outdoor Filming: Paris

Premiere:
17 January 1929, Tauentzien-Palast, Berlin

Restored Edition:

Length:
1893m

Premiere:
11. November 1995, Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn