This Is Life (film)

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This Is Life
Directed by Jon Iversen
Written by Ib Freuchen
Starring Poul Müller
Lisbeth Movin
Elsebet Knudsen
Cinematography Henning Bendtsen
Einar Olsen
Edited by Edith Schlüssel
Music by Svend Erik Tarp
Production
company
Palladium
Release date
21 December 1953
Running time
97 minutes
CountryDenmark
Language Danish

This Is Life (Danish: Det gælder livet) [1] is a 1953 Danish film directed by Jon Iversen and starring Poul Müller, Lisbeth Movin and Elsebet Knudsen. [2]

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References

  1. "Det gælder livet - Jon Iversen (DK, 1953)". Danish Film Institute . Retrieved 23 July 2016.
  2. Piil p.745

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