The Last Witness (1921 film)

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The Last Witness
Directed by Adolf Gärtner
Written byElsa Bassermann
Produced by Jules Greenbaum
Starring
Cinematography Mutz Greenbaum
Production
company
Release date
April 1921
CountryGermany
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The Last Witness (German : Der letzte Zeuge) is a 1921 German silent film directed by Adolf Gärtner and starring Albert Bassermann, Elsa Bassermann and Olga Engl. [1] It was shot in 1919, but not released until April 1921.

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The film's sets were designed by the art director Hans Dreier.

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References

  1. Krautz p. 76

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