Prostitution (1919)

Die Prostitution, 1. Teil - Das gelbe Haus (original title)
A scholar defends prostitution before the World Court.

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Richard Oswald

Writer:

Richard Oswald

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Fritz Beckmann Fritz Beckmann ... Klaßen, Agent
Anita Berber Anita Berber ... Lola, dessen Tochter
Gussy Holl Gussy Holl ... Hedwig
Conrad Veidt ... Alfred Werner
Rudolf Klein-Rhoden Rudolf Klein-Rhoden ... Hiller, Hausbesitzer
Rita Clermont Rita Clermont ... Vera, Hillers Tochter
Reinhold Schünzel ... Karl Döring
Ferdinand Bonn Ferdinand Bonn ... Michalsky
Marga Köhler Marga Köhler ... Madame Riedel
Kissa von Sievers Kissa von Sievers ... Die Prostitution
Preben J. Rist Preben J. Rist ... Diener der Gerechtigkeit
Emil Lind Emil Lind ... alter Herr
Werner Krauss ... Mann
Ernst Gronau Ernst Gronau
Wilhelm Diegelmann
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Storyline

The fates of several young girls are portrayed in episodic form. Their social decline leads to prostitution, their life ends in a brothel or in the gutter. The story is in-closed by framework of a fictional an institution of justice, a court on prostitution, moral decline of young girls contrasted by current social values and the bourgeois customs. Written by Ulf Kjell Gür

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Country:

Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

19 March 1919 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Prostitution See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Richard-Oswald-Produktion See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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