The White Horse Inn (1952 film)

The White Horse Inn (German: Im weißen Rößl is a 1952 West German musical film directed by Willi Forst and starring Johanna Matz, Johannes Heesters and Walter Müller.[1] It is based on the operetta The White Horse Inn and is part of the operetta film genre.

The White Horse Inn
Directed byWilli Forst
Produced by
Written by
Music by
CinematographyGünther Anders
Edited by
  • Carlton-Film
  • Styria-Film
Distributed byGloria Film
Release date
19 December 1952
Running time
95 minutes
CountryWest Germany

It was shot in studios in Munich and on location around Lake Kochel in southern Bavaria. The film's sets were designed by Kurt Herlth, Robert Herlth and Willy Schatz. Paula Wessely was originally intended to star, but because she was unavailable, the lead role was rewritten for Johanna Matz.



  1. Hake p. 119


  • Hake, Sabine. German National Cinema. Routledge, 2013.
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