The Prodigal Son (1934 film)

The Prodigal Son (German: Der verlorene Sohn) is a 1934 German drama film directed by Luis Trenker and starring Trenker, Maria Andergast and Bertl Schultes.[1] A South Tyrolean immigrates to New York City, but ultimately finding the U.S. is not for him, returns to his home village.

The Prodigal Son
Directed byLuis Trenker
Produced byPaul Kohner
Written byLuis Trenker (novel)
Reinhart Steinbicker
Arnold Ulitz
StarringLuis Trenker
Maria Andergast
Bertl Schultes
Marian Marsh
Music byGiuseppe Becce
CinematographyAlbert Benitz
Reimar Kuntze
Edited byWaldemar Gaede
Andrew Marton
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release date
6 September 1934
Running time
102 minutes

It was made by the German branch of Universal Pictures.



  1. Hake p.142


  • Hake, Sabine. Popular Cinema of the Third Reich. University of Texas Press, 2001.

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