The Heiress of the Count of Monte Cristo

The Heiress of the Count of Monte Cristo (German: Die Erbin des Grafen von Monte Christo) is a 1919 German silent film directed by Frederic Zelnik and starring Lya Mara, Werner Funck and Vilma von Mayburg.[1]

The Heiress of the Count of Monte Cristo
Directed byFrederic Zelnik
Produced byFrederic Zelnik
Written byMatthias Blank (novel)
Starring Lya Mara
Werner Funck
Vilma von Mayburg
CinematographyWilly Goldberger
Berliner Film-Manufaktur
Release date
December 1919
German intertitles

The film's sets were designed by the art director Artur Günther.


  • Lya Mara as Helene Montfort
  • Werner Funck as Jean de Renard
  • Vilma von Mayburg as Frau von Renard
  • Aenderly Lebius
  • Hermann Vallentin as Advokat Dubarry
  • Hugo Falke as Richard de Renard
  • Harry Berber as Herr Scharlan
  • Tonia Gudowicy as Tochter Renard
  • Edwin Schäfer


  1. Bock & Bergfelder p.549


  • Bock, Hans-Michael & Bergfelder, Tim. The Concise CineGraph. Encyclopedia of German Cinema. Berghahn Books, 2009.
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