Treasure of the Silver Lake
The Treasure of the Silver Lake (German: Der Schatz im Silbersee) is a 1962 German western film directed by Harald Reinl. It is very loosely based on Karl May's novel of the same name. It was shot in Yugoslavia and was the first on a highly successful film series by Rialto Film.
|The Treasure of the Silver Lake|
|Directed by||Harald Reinl|
|Produced by||Horst Wendlandt|
|Music by||Martin Böttcher|
|Cinematography||Ernst W. Kalinke|
Fred Engel's father is murdered by Colonel Brinkley in order to acquire a treasure map, however the Colonel only acquires half of it, the other half as held by Mrs. Butler. Discovering the scene of the crime, Old Shatterhand and Winnetou help Fred bring his father's murderer to justice and locate the treasure of Silver Lake.