Die Fledermaus (1962 film)

Die Fledermaus is a 1962 Austrian musical film directed by Géza von Cziffra and starring Peter Alexander, Marianne Koch and Marika Rökk.[1] It is an adaptation of the operetta Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss II, Karl Haffner and Richard Genée.

Die Fledermaus
Directed byGéza von Cziffra
Produced byHerbert Gruber
Written byHenri Meilhac (play)
Ludovic Halévy (play)
Géza von Cziffra
Richard Genée (libretto)
Carl Haffner (libretto)
StarringPeter Alexander
Marianne Koch
Marika Rökk
Music byJohann Strauss (operetta)
Erich Becht
CinematographyWilly Winterstein
Edited byArnfried Heyne
Distributed byGloria Film (West Germany)
Release date
2 February 1962
Running time
107 minutes

The film's sets were designed by the art directors Fritz Jüptner-Jonstorff and Alexander Sawczynski.



  1. Elsaesser & Wedel p.119


  • Thomas Elsaesser & Michael Wedel. The BFI companion to German cinema. British Film Institute, 1999.

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