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Franz Osten (1876–1956)

Franz Osten was born on December 23, 1876 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany as Franz Ostermayr. He was a director and actor, known for A Throw of Dice (1929), The Monastery's Hunter (1920) and Prem Sanyas (1925). He died on December 2, 1956 in Bad Aibling, Bavaria. See full bio »

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Known For

A Throw of Dice
A Throw of Dice Director
The Monastery's Hunter
Prem Sanyas
Prem Sanyas Director
Achhut Kanya
Achhut Kanya Director


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 1939 Durga
 1939 Navjeevan
 1939 The Bangle
 1938 Bhabi
 1938 Nirmala
 1938 Vachan
 1937 Prem Kahani
 1937 Savitri
 1937 Izzat
 1936 Achhut Kanya
 1936 Mamta
 1936 Janmabhoomi
 1936 Jeevan Naya
 1934 Ein Heiratsantrag (Short)
 1934 Die Reise ins Glück (Short)
 1932 Prince Seppl
 1929 Shiraz
 1929 A Throw of Dice (as F. Osten)
 1927 Einbruch
 1925 Prem Sanyas
 1911 Erna Valeska
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F. Osten

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In 1936, while still living and directing in India, Osten joined Germany's Nazi Party.

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