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Covered Tracks (1938)

Verwehte Spuren (original title)
Séraphine and her mother arrive in Paris to visit the 1867 World Exhibition. In an overcrowded city they must be accommodated in separate hotels. During the night the mother, who wasn't ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kristina Söderbaum ... Séraphine Lawrence
Philip Dorn ... Dr. Fernand Morot (as Frits van Dongen)
Charlotte Schultz Charlotte Schultz ... Madeleine Lawrence - Séraphines Mutter
Friedrich Kayßler Friedrich Kayßler ... Polizeipräfekt von Paris
Paul Dahlke ... Henry Poquet - Boulevardschriftsteller
Heinrich Schroth ... Graf Duval - Präsident des Weltaussstellungskomitees
Hans Halder Hans Halder ... Fragonard - Polizeikommissar (as Hans Halden)
Josef Sieber Josef Sieber ... Maurice - Hausdiener
Leo Peukert ... Dubois - Polizeisekretär
Edith Meinhard Edith Meinhard ... Jeanette - Stubenmädchen
Milena von Eckhardt Milena von Eckhardt ... Colette - Maurices Freundin
Clemens Hasse Clemens Hasse ... Gaston - Hausdiener
Ernst Rotmund Ernst Rotmund ... Nachtportier
Paul Bildt Paul Bildt ... Attaché an der englischen Botschaft
Valy Arnheim ... Chefredakteur des 'Figaro'
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Storyline

Séraphine and her mother arrive in Paris to visit the 1867 World Exhibition. In an overcrowded city they must be accommodated in separate hotels. During the night the mother, who wasn't feeling very well, gets suddenly worse. When next morning Séraphine goes to meet her every trace of her presence has disappeared and everybody denies having ever met her. The bewildered young woman must find someone who believes her. Previous version of So Long at the Fair (1950). Written by BSK

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Details

Country:

Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

13 October 1939 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Covered Tracks See more »

Filming Locations:

Berlin, Germany See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Majestic-Film GmbH See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono (Tobis-Klangfilm)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Remade as So Long at the Fair (1950) See more »

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