Am Rande der Welt (1927)

Germany,
104m
1.33:1
silent, German

A German science fiction film directed by Karl Grune.

Plot Summary

In the near future, a mill on the border between two warring countries becomes a strategic target for both sides.

Credits

* = uncredited

Crew
Directed by: Karl Grune
UFA
Written by: Hans Brennert *, Karl Grune *
Director of Photography: F.A. Wagner [real name: Fritz Arno Wagner]
Costume Designer: Robert Neppach
Art Director: Robert Neppach

Cast
Albert Steinrück (the miller)
Wilhelm Dieterle [real name: William Dieterle] (Johannes, his son)
Imre Ráday (Michael, his son)
Brigitte Helm (Magda, his daughter)
Camilla v. Hollay [real name: Camilla von Hollay] (Johannes' wife)
Erwin Faber (the journeyman)
Jean Bradin (the enemy lieutenant
Victor Janson (the enemy captain)
Max Schreck (a peddlar)
Georg John
Felicitas Malten [real name: Fay Wall] (Müllers's wife)

Alternative Titles

At the Edge of the World
Nos Confins do Mundo – Portugal
Traição – Brazil
A világ peremén – Hungary

References

Books

  • Horror and Science Fiction Films: A Checklist by Donald C. Willis p.29 – credits
  • by Walt Lee p.18 – credits
  • Vintage Science Fiction Films, 1896-1949 by Michael Benson p.134 – credits