Queen Louise (1927 film)

Queen Louise (German: Königin Luise) is a German silent historical film directed by Karl Grune and starring Mady Christians, Mathias Wieman and Anita Dorris. It was released in two separate parts slightly less than a month from each other in December 1927 and January 1928. It commenced a series of historical epics directed by Grune.[1] Art direction was by Hans Jacoby.

Queen Louise
Directed byKarl Grune
Produced byMax Glass
Written by
Music byWalter Ulfig
CinematographyArpad Viragh
Distributed byTerra Film
Release date
  • 22 December 1927 (Part I)
  • 16 January 1928 (Part II)

The film portrays the short life of Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, wife of the Prussian monarch William III.



  1. Bock & Bergfelder p. 175


  • Bock, Hans-Michael & Bergfelder, Tim. The Concise CineGraph. Encyclopedia of German Cinema. Berghahn Books, 2009.
  • Kreimeier, Klaus. The Ufa Story: A History of Germany's Greatest Film Company, 1918–1945. University of California Press, 1999.
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