Call number: DVD-3343

MURNAU, Friedrich Wilhelm
Schloss Vogelöd: Die Enthüllung eines Geheimnisses [Castle Vogelöd: The Revelation of a Secret] [The Haunted Castle]

Uco film der Decla-Bioscop, 1921; released 21 April 1921
Producer: Erich Pommer
Screenplay: Carl Mayer, Berthold Viertel, from the story by Rudolf Stratz
Photography: László Schäffer, Fritz Arno Wagner
Production design: Hermann Warm
Lord von Vogelschrey, Lord of the manor of Vogelöd	 	Arnold Korff 
Centa von Vogelschrey, his wife	    				Lulu Kyser-Korff 
Count Johann Oetsch		   				Lotar Mehnert 
Count Peter Paul Oetsch		    				Paul Hartmann 
Baron Safferstätt						Paul Bildt 
Baroness Safferstätt						Olga Tschechowa  
Father Faramund			   				Victor Blütner  
Judge of the District Court, retired    			Hermann Vallentin  
Anxious gentleman						Julius Falkenstein  
Master of the household   	 				Robert Leffler  
Servant				   				Walter Kurt-Kuhle
81 minutes
German intertitles with optional English subtitles, silent with added music score, tinted

Region code 2
Aspect ratio 1.37:1
Languages Newly translated optional English subtitles
Features Die Sprache der Schatten. Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau und seine Filme (The Language of the Shadows: Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau and His Films), 2007, directed by Luciano Berriatúa, 31 minute version, on the early works of Murnau, in German with optional English subtitles
32-page booklet containing a newly translated vintage essay on the film by Charles Jameux, and writing on the film by Lotte H. Eisner
Source Eureka. Masters of Cinema, 108

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