Luther (1928 film)

Luther is a 1928 German film about the life of Martin Luther, father of the Protestant Reformation.

Directed byHans Kyser
Written byCathedral priest B. Döhring
Hans Kyser
StarringEugen Klöpfer
Rudolf Lettinger
Elsa Wagner
Music byWolfgang Zeller
CinematographyOtto Ewald
Sophus Wangøe
Cob Film
Distributed byCob Film
Release date
16 February 1928 (Berlin, Germany)
23 June 1929 (New York City, USA)
Running time
83 minutes
German intertitles

The silent film starred Eugen Klöpfer as Luther and Theodor Loos as Philipp Melanchthon, and was written by Berlin Cathedral chaplain Bruno Doehring.

It was shot at the Babelsberg Studios in Berlin. The film's sets were designed by the art directors Robert Herlth, Walter Röhrig and Werner Schlichting. It premiered at the UFA-Palast am Zoo.


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