Salto Mortale (1931 German film)
Salto Mortale is a 1931 German drama film directed by Ewald André Dupont and starring Anna Sten, Anton Walbrook and Reinhold Bernt. A circus film, it has been described as being "in all but name a sound film remake of Variety" and was a box office success.
|Directed by||Ewald André Dupont|
|Produced by||Israel Rosenfeld|
|Written by||Rudolph Cartier |
Alfred Machard (novel)
|Starring||Anna Sten |
|Music by||Paul Dessau |
|Cinematography||Friedl Behn-Grund |
|Edited by||W.L. Bagier |
|14 August 1931|
The film's sets were designed by the art directors Alfred Junge and Fritz Maurischat. Location filming took place at the Circus Busch in Berlin. A separate French-language version was also made by Dupont.
- Bergfelder & Cargnelli p.33
- Bergfelder, Tim & Cargnelli, Christian. Destination London: German-speaking emigrés and British cinema, 1925-1950. Berghahn Books, 2008.