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Salka Viertel (1889–1978)

Salka Viertel was born on June 15, 1889 in Sambor, Galicia, Austria-Hungary as Salomea Steuermann. She was a writer and actress, known for Seven Faces (1929), Anna Christie (1930) and Queen Christina (1933). She was married to Berthold Viertel. She died on October 20, 1978 in Klosters, Switzerland. See full bio »

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Known For

Seven Faces
Seven Faces Catherine of Russia
Anna Christie
Anna Christie Marthy
Queen Christina
Anna Karenina
Anna Karenina Writer


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 1959 Prisoner of the Volga (writer)
 1947 Deep Valley (screenplay)
 1941 Two-Faced Woman (original screenplay)
 1937 Conquest
 1935 Anna Karenina (screen play)
 1934 The Painted Veil (screen play)
 1933 Queen Christina (from the original story by) / (screen play)
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 1931 Die heilige Flamme (as Salka Steuermann)
 1931 Die Maske fällt (as Salka Stenermann)
 1930/II Anna Christie
Marthy (as Salka Steuermann)
 1929 Seven Faces
Catherine of Russia (as Salka Stenermann)
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 1976 That's Entertainment, Part II (Documentary) (acknowledgment: the non-musical sequences represent outstanding contributions by)
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 1970 Review (TV Series documentary)
- Frankenheimer/Salka Viertel (1970) ... Herself
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 2005 Garbo (Documentary)
Marthy Owens

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Other Works:

Novel: "The Kindness of Strangers," 1969.

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Alternate Names:

Salka Stenermann | Salka Steuermann

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