InformationProgressive Silent Film ListLost FilmsPeopleTheaters
TaylorologyArticlesHome VideoBooksStoreSearch
Fritz Lang: The Early Works
 
Silent Era Home Page  >  PSFL  >  Halbblut (1919)
 
Progressive Silent Film List
A growing source of silent era film information.
This listing is from The Progressive Silent Film List by Carl Bennett.
Copyright © 1999-2014 by Carl Bennett and the Silent Era Company.
All Rights Reserved.

About This Listing
Report Omissions or Errors in This Listing

 

Halbblut
(Half-Breed)
Also known as [Der Halbblut] (The Half-Breed), [The Half-Caste], [The Halfbreed]
(1919) German
B&W : (length unknown)
Directed by Fritz Lang

Cast: Ressel Orla [the half-caste], Carl de Vogt [Axel van der Straaten], Gilda Langer, Carl-Gerrard Schroder, Paul Morgan [Mestize]

Decla-Film production. / Produced by Erich Pommer. Scenario by Fritz Lang and Leo Koffler. Art direction by Carl Ludwig Kirmse. Cinematography by Carl Hoffman and Emil Schünemann. / Premiered 3 April 1919 in Berlin, Germany. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / Lang’s first film as director was shot in five days.

Survival status: The film is presumed lost.

Current rights holder: Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Stiftung.

Keywords: Opium

Listing updated: 17 June 2005.

References: Jensen-Lang pp. 12, 21, 205 : Website-IMDb.

 
Silent Era Home Page  >  PSFL  >  Halbblut (1919)   ||   Top of Page

The Big Parade on Blu-ray

The Spiders Restored

Metropolis on Blu-Ray Disc

Moroder Metropolis on BD