Judgment of Lake Balaton

Judgment of Lake Balaton or Balaton Condemned (German title: Menschen im Sturm) is a 1933 Austrian-Hungarian drama film directed by Werner Hochbaum and starring Gyula Csortos, Maria Mindzenty and Antal Páger.

Judgment of Lake Balaton
Directed byWerner Hochbaum
Written byIstván Mihály
StarringGyula Csortos
Maria Mindzenty
Antal Páger
Music byFerenc Farkas
Viktor Vaszy
CinematographyIstván Eiben
J. Peverell Marley
Edited byLothar Wolff
Distributed byKarola Czerny Filmverleih
Release date
March 1933

It is now a lost film. A separate Hungarian-language version The Verdict of Lake Balaton was also made, directed by Paul Fejos.[1]


  • Gyula Csortos as Kovács
  • Maria Mindzenty as Mari, Kovács lánya
  • Antal Páger as Jani,Kovács fogadott fia
  • Mór Ditrói as Szabó
  • Ernõ Elekes as Mihály, Szabó fia
  • Erzsi Palotai as Síró asszony
  • Elemér Baló as Toronyõr


  1. Günther Dahlke & Günter Karl p.343


  • Günther Dahlke & Günter Karl. Deutsche Spielfilme von den Anfängen bis 1933: ein Filmführer. Henschelverlag Kunst und Gesellschaft, 1988.
This article is issued from Wikipedia. The text is licensed under Creative Commons - Attribution - Sharealike. Additional terms may apply for the media files.