Rousing biopic of Paul Kruger, the Boer guerilla fighter turned statesman and first president of South Africa.
Did You Know?
Ferdinand Marian, who played Cecil Rhodes in this movie, starred one year earlier in Jud Süß
(1940), an antisemitic propaganda movie. Emil Jannings and Gustaf Gründgens, who both star in this movie both refused the role of Süß Oppenheimer earlier. See more
The "Welcome"-sign for the return of Jan Kruger is written in German instead of dutch or Afrikaans. See more
We English people have no friends in the world. They all think, we are thieves.
At the end of the movie, instead of the word "Ende" (The End) the company's logo "Tobis" appears. See more
Referenced in Hitler's Irish Movies
Das macht das Klima von Paris
Music by Theo Mackeben
Lyrics by Hans Fritz Beckmann
Danced by Gerd Danker with the Ballett des Theathers am Nollendorfplatz-Berlin See more