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The Lie of Nina Petrovna

The Lie of Nina Petrovna

A Feature film by Viktor Tourjansky

Produced by Solar Film

Production year : 1937


    Nina Petrovna is a striking Russian beauty coming to Vienna as a mistress of Baron Engrem (Clariond), who is a wealthy and mature man. In Vienna she meets young and handsome Lt. Franz Korff (Gravet) and they fall in love with each other. Baron challenges Korff, but Nina returns to Baron to prevent the duel between her two lovers. She saves the lives of two men, albeit her own life becomes meaningless without her passionate lover.

    Actors (21)

    Production and distribution (2)

    Executive Producer :

    Solar Film

    Full credits (10)

    Author of original work :

    Hans Szekely

    Directors of Photography :

    Charlie Bauer, Curt Courant

    Production Manager :

    Max Bronnet

    Production Designers :

    Guy de Gastyne, Serge Pimenoff

    Costume designer :

    Georges Annenkov

    Screenwriter :

    T.H. Robert

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    Editor :

    Boris de Fast

    Music Composers :

    Joe Hajos, Michel Michelet

    Still Photographer :

    Walter Limot

    Technical details

    Feature film

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    Runtime :

    1 h 21 min

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    Black & White

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