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Hans Werckmeister

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1879 - 1929

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The director Hans Werckmeister had already made a name at the theater when he also appeared as a film director from the 10's.

To his first movies belong "3000 Mark Belohnung" (18), "Margots Freier" (19), "Irrwahn" (19) and "Fräulein Colibri" (19).

He successfully continued his film career n the 20's and often engaged well-known actors and actresses of his time for his movies.
To his most popular productions of the 20's belong the science fiction movie "Algol" (20) as well as "Die Schatzkammer im See" (21), "Das goldene Netz" (22), "Die Affäre der Baronesse Orlowska" (23), "Die Brigantin von New York" (24) and "Der Kampf um den Mann" (27).

His early death in 1929 withhold a great film worker from the new developing sound film.

His daughters Vicky Werckmeister and Luise Werckmeister became both actresses.
 

Other movies from Hans Werckmeister (Director): 
Der Friedensreiter (17) Der neue Herr Generaldirektor (19) Die lachende Konkurrenz (19) Hoheit reist incognito (19) Der Puls des Jahrhunderts (19) Hinaus ins Grüne (19) Amt Zukunft (19) Föhn (20) Im Abgrund des Hasses (21) Acht Uhr dreizehn – Das Geheimnis des Deltaklubs (21) Das Souper um Mitternacht (21) Die Kleine vom Film (22) Matrosenliebste (22) Das Mädchen aus dem goldenen Westen (22) Weil Du es bist (25)

Writer:
Retter der Menschheit (19) Der Puls des Jahrhunderts (19) Das goldene Netz (20) Das Mädchen aus dem goldenen Westen (22) 


 
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