The Sin of Helga Arndt

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The Sin of Helga Arndt
German Die Sünde der Helga Arndt
Directed by Joe May
Written byJoe May
William Kahn
Produced byJoe May
Release date
  • 28 January 1916 (1916-01-28)
German intertitles

The Sin of Helga Arndt (German: Die Sünde der Helga Arndt) is a 1916 German silent drama film directed by Joe May and starring Mia May, Theodor Burghardt and Frida Richard. [1]



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  1. Bock, Hans-Michael & Lenssen, Claudia. Joe May: Regisseur und Produzent. 1991. (in German) p. 19. ISBN   3883773948.