Hans Trutz in the Land of Plenty

Hans Trutz in the Land of Plenty (German: Hans Trutz im Schlaraffenland) is a 1917 German silent fantasy film directed by and starring Paul Wegener and also featuring Lyda Salmonova and Ernst Lubitsch.[1] It was one of a trilogy of fairytale-inspired films made by Wegener, along with Rübezahl's Wedding and The Pied Piper of Hamelin.

Hans Trutz in the Land of Plenty
Directed byPaul Wegener
Produced byPaul Davidson
Written byPaul Wegener
StarringPaul Wegener
Lyda Salmonova
Ernst Lubitsch
Wilhelm Diegelmann
CinematographyFrederik Fuglsang
Release date
4 November 1917
German intertitles

It was shot at the Tempelhof Studios in Berlin and on location at Bautzen in Saxony. The film's sets were designed by the art director Rochus Gliese.


See also


  1. Kreimeier p.45


  • Kreimeier, Klaus. The Ufa Story: A History of Germany's Greatest Film Company, 1918-1945. University of California Press, 1999.
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