Das Phantom des großen Zeltes (1954)

West Germany,
100m
35mm film, black and white, 1.37:1
mono, English

A West German horror film directed by Paul May.

Plot Summary

A serial killer is stalking a circus.

Credits

Crew
Director: Paul May
Algefa Film
Producer: F.W. Gaik [real name: Friedrich Wilhelm Gaik[/mfn]
Production Manager: Erich Holder
Script: Egon Eis, Walter F. Fichelscher
Assistant Director: Oskar Schlippe
Director of Photography: Georg Krause
Editor: Hilde Grabow
Music: Rolf A. Wilhelm
Sound: Eduard Kessel
Costume Designer: Walter Kraatz
Make-up: Jette Arlt, Werner Schröder, Ludwig Ziegler
Art Directors: Hanns H. Kuhnert, Theo Zwierski
Production Assistant: Herbert Maris
Unit Managers: Waldemar Albert, Otto Schwartz

Cast
René Deltgen (Alfredo Capelli)
Angelika Hauff (Lolita)
Ilse Steppat (Dolores)
Armin Dahlen (Lal Singh)
Hans Christian Blech (Naso the clown)
Roma Bahn (circus patron)
Heidi Becker
Evelyn Cormand (Germaine LaRue)
Al Hoosmann (Bonga)
Wolfgang Müller
Wolfgang Neuss
Charles Régnier
Hans Stiebner (Inspector Brazzini)
Howard Vernon (Armand LaRue)
Helmut von Hofe (Captain Nemo)
Fritz Wagner
Ralf Wolter (Motta)

Alternative Titles

Zirkus Capelli – alternative title