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Seine Frau, die Unbekannte
(His Wife, the Unknown)
Also known as Wilbur Crawfords wunderames Abenteuer in Germany : [His Mysterious Adventure]
B&W : Feature film
Directed by Benjamin Christensen
Cast: Willy Fritsch [Wilbur Crawford], Lil Dagover [Eva], Edith Edwards [Mabel], Martin Lübbert [Jack], Karl Platen [Sam], Maria Wefers [Esther], Mathilde Sussin [Frau Hurst], Maria Reisenhofer [Crawfords mutter (Crawford’s mother)], Karl Falkenberg [tangotänzer (the Tango dancer)], Jaro Fürth [polizeikommissar (the police commissioner)], Paul Rehkopf [detektiv (a detective)]
Decla-Bioskop AG production; distributed by Universum-Film Aktiengesellschaft [UFA]. / Produced by Erich Pommer. Scenario by Benjamin Christensen. Art direction by Hans Jacoby. Cinematography by Frederik Fuglsang. / Released 19 October 1923. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / The film was released in Denmark on 27 December 1923. The film was released in Finland on 17 February 1924. The film was released in Portugal on 10 November 1924.
Survival status: Print exists in the Danish Film Institute film archive [35mm positive].
Current rights holder: Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Stiftung.
Listing updated: 28 September 2013.
References: Mottram-Danish p. 111 : Website-IMDb.