|A Crafty Youth|
|Directed by||Erich Schönfelder|
|Written by||Erich Philippi|
|Produced by||Willy Morree|
|Starring|| Julius Falkenstein |
|Edited by||Carl Otto Bartning|
|Music by||Will Meisel|
Engels & Schmidt Tonfilm
|Distributed by||Erich Engels-Film|
|23 October 1931|
A Crafty Youth (German: Ein ausgekochter Junge) is a 1931 German comedy film directed by Erich Schönfelder and starring Julius Falkenstein, Sig Arno and Olly Gebauer.   It was shot at the Grunewald Studios in Berlin. The film's sets were designed by the art directors Willi Herrmann and Herbert Lippschitz. It premiered in Hamburg in October 1931 and in Berlin the following month.
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