Call number: DVD-3347



MURNAU, Friedrich Wilhelm
Die Finanzen des Grossherzogs [The Finances of the Grand Duke]

UFa, 1924; released 7 January 1924
Producer: Erich Pommer
Screenplay: Thea von Harbou, from the adventure story by Frank Heller
Photography: Karl Freund
Production design: Rochus Gliese, Erich Czerwonski
Music for this edition performed by Ekkehard Wölk
 		
Don Roman XXII, Grand Duke von Abacco    	Harry Liedtke 
Don Esteban Paqueno    				Adolphe Engers 
Augustina, the cook    				Ilka Grüning 
Joaquino, the valet				Hugo Block
Semjon Markowitz, a usurer    			Guido Herzfeld 
Herr Bekker    					Hermann Vallentin 
The dangerous conspirator    			Georg August Koch 
The sinister conspirator    			Max Schreck 
The hunchbacked conspirator    			Hans Hermann Schaufuss 
The ambitious conspirator    			Walter Rilla 
Philipp Collin, alias Professor Pelotard 	Alfred Abel 
Mr N. Isaaks	    				Julius Falkenstein 
Grand Duchess Olga von Rußland 			Mady Christians 
Brother of the Grand Duchess    		Robert Scholtz 
Adjutant    					Balthasar von Campenhausen
78 minutes
German intertitles with optional English subtitles, silent with added music score

DVD
Region code
Aspect ratio 1.33:1
Languages Optional English subtitles
Features Newly translated English subtitles
Booklet containing a new essay on Murnau's Phantom and Die Finanzen des Grossherzogs by Janet Bergstrom
Source Eureka. Masters of Cinema, 85

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