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The Shadows Grow Longer (German: Die Schatten werden länger) is a 1961 Swiss drama film directed by Ladislao Vajda. The film was selected as the Swiss entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 34th Academy Awards, but was not nominated.

  1. Ladislao Vajda


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  1. Hansjörg Felmy

    Hansjörg Felmy


  2. Luise Ullrich

    Luise Ullrich

    Frau Diethelm

  3. Fred Tanner

    Dr. Borner

  4. Loni von Friedl

    Loni von Friedl

    Erika Schöner

  5. Barbara Rütting

    Barbara Rütting

    Christa Andres

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The Shadows Grow Longer


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Original Title Die Schatten werden länger

Status Released

Release Information

  • August 10, 1961


Original Language German

Runtime 1h 31m

Budget -

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