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Richard Oswald (I) (1880–1963)

Director and producer of many German as well as a few American, British and French films, Richard Oswald started making films in 1914 and shortly formed his own production company. After making many successful films and discovering several important performers, he fled his homeland after the Nazi takeover and eventually settled in the US. He was ... See full bio »

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 1934 Bleeke Bet
 1933 Crook's Honor
 1929 Ehe in Not
 1929 Alraune
 1927 Gesetze der Liebe (chapters 6 and 7)
 1927 Funkzauber
 1927 Feme
 1925 Halbseide
 1921 Die goldene Pest (supervising)
 1921 Lady Hamilton
 1919 Eerie Tales
 1919 The Arc
 1919 Prostitution
 1918 Das Dreimäderlhaus (Short)
 1918 Rennfieber
 1918 Das Perlenhalsband (Short)
 1918 Der ewige Zweifel (Short)
 1916 Zirkusblut
 1915 Schlemihl
 1915 Das Laster
 1915 Lache Bajazzo
 1914 Ivan Koschula
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Founded Oswald-Film, a production company, in Germany in 1924. See more »

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