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The Threepenny Opera

The Threepenny Opera

A Feature film by Georg Wilhelm Pabst

Produced by Films Sonores Tobis, Warner Bros. (France)

Release in France : 06/11/1931

    Synopsis

    In London at the turn of the century, the bandit Mack the Knife marries Polly without the knowledge of her father, Peachum, the 'king of the beggars'.

    Actors (15)

    Production and distribution (3)

    Executive Producers :

    Films Sonores Tobis, Warner Bros. (France)

    French distribution :

    Warner Bros. (France)

    Foreign production companies :

    Tobis Film, Nero-Film

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (9)

    Assistant director :

    Solange Terac

    Author of original work :

    Bertolt Brecht

    Foreign Producer :

    Seymour Nebenzal

    Editor :

    Henri Rust

    Music Composer :

    Kurt Weill

    Adapters/dialogue writers :

    André Mauprey, Ninon Steinhoff, Solange Terac

    Screenwriters :

    Léo Larna, Ladislas Vajda, Béla Balazs

    Director of Photography :

    Fritz Arno Wagner

    Production Designer :

    André Andrejew

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Literary adaptation , Musical

    Themes :

    Murder

    Production language :

    French

    Coproducer countries :

    France, Germany

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Production year :

    1930

    French release :

    06/11/1931

    Runtime :

    1 h 44 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    8016

    Visa issue date :

    30/09/1942

    Approval :

    Yes

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Aspect ratio :

    1.37

    Audio format :

    Mono

    Posters (6)

    Director

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