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Anita Dorris (1903–1993)

Anita Dorris was born on December 21, 1903 in Lübeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany as Anita Dorothea Schmidt. She was an actress, known for Liebeshandel (1927), Die Dame auf der Banknote (1929) and Frau Sopherl vom Naschmarkt (1926). She was married to E.W. Emo. She died on December 24, 1993 in Vienna, Austria. See full bio »

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(age 90) in Vienna, Austria

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 1931 Student Life in Merry Springtime
Lisbeth - seine Schwester
 1930 Mach' mir die Welt zum Paradies
Isabell Keller
 1930 Nur Du
Lilly, his daughter
 1930 Handsome Gigolo, Poor Gigolo
Olivia Riedl
 1930 Alimente
Anna Gerlach
 1929 Das Mädel aus der Provinz
Steffi von der Heydt / Marikke Klotz
 1929 Eros in Ketten
Maria, seine Tochter
 1928 Hinter Klostermauern
Ihre Tochter
 1928 Ehre deine Mutter
Erna - die Nichte
 1928 Königin Luise, 2. Teil
Friederike von Mecklenberg - Prinzessin Solms
 1927 Bigamie
Elise
 1927 Svengali
Trilby
 1927 Liebeshandel
 1926 Vienna - Berlin
Lonerl
 1926 Fedora
 1926 Die Mühle von Sanssouci
Luise, seine Tochter
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German leading lady of the 1920's, best remembered as Trilby in the Terra-Filmkunst production of Svengali (1927). A printer's daughter, she began on stage in 1921 as Anita Dorothea Schmidt. She changed her name to Anita Dorris in 1926 after making her debut in motion pictures. After a mere five years, she retired from the screen at the request of her director-husband, E.W. Emo. See more »

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