The Dancer

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Based on a semi-autobiographical story by Ogai Mori, about a Japanese medical student who goes to Berlin to study in the 1880s and falls in love with a German ballet dancer.

  1. Masahiro Shinoda

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Hans Borgelt


  3. Tsutomu Tamura


Top Billed Cast

  1. Hiromi Gô

    Hiromi Gô

    Toyotaro Ota

  2. Lisa Wolf

    Elise Weigelt

  3. Brigitte Grothum

    Brigitte Grothum

    Anna Weigelt

  4. Haruko Kato

    Haruko Kato

  5. Mareike Carrière

    Mareike Carrière

    Luise von Bülow

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The Dancer


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Original Title Maihime

Status Released

Release Information

  • October 12, 1989


Original Language German

Runtime 2h 3m

Budget -

Revenue -



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