The movie tells the beautiful love story of the Swedish writer Hans Christian Andersen and the singer Jenny Lind. Andersen dedicated his fairy tale "The Nightingale of the Chinese Emperor" to Lind.
Did You Know?
One of the major relationships of Jenny Lind's life was with the great Jewish composer Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
. This film, from Nazi Germany, makes no mention of him. See more
La Chanson du Rossignol
Music by Franz Grothe
Lyrics by Henry Lemarchand
Sung by France Clery See more