The Hunter's Cross

The Hunter's Cross (German: Das Kreuz am Jägersteig) is a 1954 West German drama film directed by Hermann Kugelstadt and starring Jester Naefe, Armin Dahlen and Wera Frydtberg.[1] It was part of the heimatfilm tradition, which was at its peak as this time.

The Hunter's Cross
Directed byHermann Kugelstadt
Produced byRichard König
Written by
  • Johannes Kai
  • Hermann Kugelstadt
Music byWerner Bochmann
CinematographyGünther Rittau
Edited byLuise Dreyer-Sachsenberg
König Film
Distributed byKopp-Filmverleih
Release date
24 September 1954
Running time
92 minutes
CountryWest Germany

The film's sets were designed by the art director Max Seefelder. It was shot at the Bavaria Studios in Munich and on location in Mittenwald.



  1. Höfig p.179


  • Willi Höfig. Der deutsche Heimatfilm 1947–1960. F. Enke, 1973.
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