Masters of the Sea (film)
|Masters of the Sea|
|Directed by||Alexander Korda|
|Produced by||Arnold Pressburger|
|Written by||Ernest Vajda (novel)|
|Starring||Victor Varconi |
|Edited by||Karl Hartl|
|3 February 1922|
It was the second film made by Korda for Austria's Sascha-Film company. It is based on the novel The Pirates by Ernest Vajda who also wrote the screenplay. Several other Hungarian exiles also worked on the film, including the producer Arnold Pressburger. The film's storyline offered a romantic view of modern-day pirates and their pursuit of treasure. Korda's actress wife Maria Corda appeared in a leading role, credited as Maria Palma.
- Kulik p.32
- Kulik, Karol. Alexander Korda: The Man Who Could Work Miracles. Virgin Books, 1990.