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Hans Erdmann (1882–1942)


His artistic career was interrupted by World War I where he served as a soldier. After the war followed engagements at the theaters in Riga and Jena where he was able to continue his musical passion again. See more trivia »


(age 60) in Berlin, Germany

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 2014 From Caligari to Hitler: German Cinema in the Age of the Masses (Documentary) (music: "The Testament of Dr. Mabuse (Das Testament des Dr. Mabuse)") / (writer: "The Testament of Dr. Mabuse (Das Testament des Dr. Mabuse)")
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 1930 Leier und Schwert (Short)
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 1932 Der tolle Bomberg (musical director)

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At the beginning of the 20s he came in touch with the film business and he wrote his first compositions for cinema performances. His most popular film composition came into being for the German silent movie classic "Nosferatu" (1922) directed by Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau with Max Schreck in the leading role. See more »

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