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Carl Froelich (1875–1953)


German motion picture pioneer, associated with the industry from 1903. Cinematographer from 1906, later also turning to producing and directing. In conjunction with the actress Henny Porten, he set up his own production company, Froelich-Film GmbH, in 1920. Porten often featured in his output. Froelich was at his peak during the 1930's, turning ... See more trivia »


(age 77) in Berlin, Germany

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Mädchen in Uniform
Magda Director
It Was a Gay Ballnight
Traumulus Director


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 1951 Stips
 1944 Neigungsehe
 1941 Der Gasmann
 1939 Mona Lisa
 1938 Magda
 1936 Traumulus
 1934 Schlagerpartie (Short)
 1931 Mädchen in Uniform (supervisor)
 1930 La nuit est à nous (uncredited)
 1929 Liebfraumilch
 1928 Zuflucht
 1928 Lotte
 1928 Violantha
 1925 Tragödie
 1925 Kammermusik
 1921 Toteninsel
 1919 Arme Thea
 1919 Der Tänzer
 1916 Werner Krafft
 1915 Fürst Seppl
 1912 Zu spät
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Show Show Writer (9 credits)

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With his direction debut "Richard Wagner" he started a long-standing career which extended into the time of the National Socialists. See more »

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