Call number: DVD-3359

PABST, Georg Wilhelm
Die 3-groschenoper [The Threepenny Opera]
Tobis-Filmkunst, Nero-Film, Warner Bros, First National Pictures, 1931; released 19 February 1931 (Germany)
Producer: Seymour Nebenzal
Screenplay: Leo Lania, Ladislaus Vajda, Béla Balázs, from the musical play by Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill from the play by John Gay
Photography: Fritz Arno Wagner
Production design: Andrej Andrejew
Music: Kurt Weill
Mackie Messer 		Rudolf Forster 	 
Polly 			Carola Neher
Tiger-Brown 		Reinhold Schünzel
Peachum 		Fritz Rasp
Frau Peachum 		Valeska Gert
Jenny 			Lotte Lenja
Minister 		Hermann Thimig
Ballad singer		Ernst Busch
Smith, the jailor 	Vladimir Sokoloff
Mackie Messer's Plate 	Paul Kemp, Gustav Püttjer, Oskar Höcker, Kraft Raschig
Filch  			Herbert Grünbaum
Brothel owner    	Sylvia Torff
105 minutes
In German with optional English subtitles

On 2 DVDs

This is DVD 1, containing the German version

Region code 2
Aspect ratio 1.33:1
Languages Optional English subtitles
Features Scene selection
Source BFI

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