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Also known as Youth to Youth and The Parson’s Widow in the United Kingdom; and as The Parson’s Widow in the USA : [The Witch Woman], [The Minister’s Wife], [The Fourth Marriage of Dame Margaret]
(1920) Swedish
B&W : Feature film
Directed by Carl Theodor Dreyer

Cast: Greta Almoth [Mari], Einar Röd [Söfren], Hildur Carlberg [Margarete Pedersdotter], Olva Aukrust [first candidate], Emil Helsengreen [the gardener], Mathilde Nielsen [Gunvor], Lorentz Thyholt [the beadle], Kurt Welin [second candidate]

Svensk Filmindustri production. / Scenario by Carl Theodor Dreyer, from the short story “Prestekonen” by Kristofer Janson. Cinematography by George Schnéevoigt. / Released 4 October 1920. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / The production was shot in Norway.


Survival status: Print exists.

Current rights holder: (unknown)

Listing updated: 23 April 2007.

References: O’Leary-Silent p. ?, Pratt-Spellbound p. ? : Website-IMDb.

Home video: DVD.

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