Genuine (1920)

Germany, 1920
2286 metres
35mm film, black and white, 1.33:1
silent

A German horror film directed by Robert Wiene.

Plot Summary

A young barber arrives at the home of an eccentric man and falls ill with a mystery illness.

Credits

Crew
Director: Robert Wiene
© 1996 Film Preservation Associates [1996 restoration]
Decla-Bioscop AG
Executive Producer: Rudolf Meinert
Producer: Erich Pommer
Scenario: Carl Mayer
Director of Photography: Willy Hameister
Costume Designer: César Klein
Art Directors: Bernhard Klein, César Klein, Kurt Hermann Rosenberg
1996 Colour Restoration: Bologna Film Archive, Munich Film Archive, Toulouse Film Archive
Studio: Bioscop-Atelier, Neubabelsberg, Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany

Cast
Fern Andra (Genuine)
Albert Bennefeld (Curzon)
Lewis Brody (the Malay)
John Gottowt (Guyard)
Ernst Gronau (Lord Melo)
Harald Paulsen (Percy Melo)
Hans Heinrich von Twardowski (Florian)

Alternative Titles

Genuine: A Tale of a Vampire

References

Books

  • Reference Guide to Fantastic Films by Walt Lee p.159 – credits