Call number: DVD-3966

Lubitsch in Berlin

On 6 DVDs

This is DVD 2, containing

Die Austernprinzessin [The Oyster Princess]

Projektions-AG "Union" (PAGU), Berlin, 1919
Producer: Paul Davidson
Screenplay: Ernst Lubitsch, Hanns Kräly
Photography: Theodor Sparkuhl
Production design: Kurt Richter

Mister Quaker, the Oyster King from America 	        Victor Janson	
Miss Ossi Quaker, his daughter 			        Ossi Oswalda	
Prinz Nucki 						Harry Liedtke	
Josef, his friend		 			Julius Falkenstein	
Seligson, the matchmaker		 		Max Kronert	
Band leader					 	Kurt Bois	
Scullion						Gerhard Ritterband	
With: Albert Paulig, Hans Junkermann
60 minutes
German intertitles with optional English subtitles, silent with added music score

Region code 2
Aspect ratio 1.37:1
Languages Optional English subtitles
Features New, transfer officially licenced by the Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau Stiftung, Wiesbaden, from restored materials
Newly commissioned score
Booklet with essay by Ignatiy Vishnevetsky
Source Eureka. Masters of Cinema, 95

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