The Great Longing (1930)

08/24/1930 (DE) Comedy 1h 40m
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During lunch break at the movie studio, the extras rush to the canteen Hans Adalbert Schlettow, Maria Paudler and Luis Trenker are chatting. Eva von Loe a beautiful young extra rushes past; she is looking for her fiancé, Paul Wessel, who is also an extra. She has to return to the set where the famous director Regisseur Hall is shooting a scen. He is dissatisfied with his star, Carla Marventa, who is wrong for the scene he must photograph. Hall notices Eva, but laughs at her desire to replace Marventa. At that moment Conrad Veidt comes on the scene and assumes that Eva is the star.

  1. Steve Sekely

    Director, Writer

  2. Emeric Pressburger


  3. Hans H. Zerlett


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  1. Camilla Horn

    Camilla Horn

    Eva von Loe

  2. Theodor Loos

    Theodor Loos

    Regisseur Hall

  3. Paul Kemp

    Paul Kemp

    Regieassistent Mopp

  4. Paul Henckels

    Paul Henckels

    Aufnahmeleiter Klieht

  5. Lil Dagover

    Lil Dagover

    sie selbst

  6. Harry Frank

    Harry Frank

    Paul Wessel

  7. Berthe Ostyn

    Carla Marventa

  8. Irma Godau


  9. Anna Müller-Lincke

    Anna Müller-Lincke


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Original Title Die große Sehnsucht

Status Released

Original Language German

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