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Desire (1921)

Sehnsucht (original title)
A young Russian dancer in Geneva returns to Russia, where he falls in love with a grand duchess. He is arrested but manages to escape.

Director:

F.W. Murnau
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Cast

Cast overview:
Conrad Veidt ... Ivan - A young Russian dancer
Gussy Holl Gussy Holl ... Grand Princess
Eugen Klöpfer
Margarete Schlegel ... Marja
Paul Graetz
Helene Gray Helene Gray
Danny Guertler Danny Guertler ... (as Danny Gürtler)
Albert Bennefeld Albert Bennefeld
Marcela Gremo Marcela Gremo
Ellen Bolan Ellen Bolan ... Dancer
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A young Russian dancer in Geneva returns to Russia, where he falls in love with a grand duchess. He is arrested but manages to escape.

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Country:

Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

February 1921 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Desire See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Mosch-Film, Lipow-Film See more »
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Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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