Maria Matray

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Maria Matray
Born 14 July 1907
Niederschönhausen, German Empire
Died 30 October 1993 (aged 86)
Munich, Germany
Other names Maria Stern; Maria Solveg
Occupation Film actor, screenwriter, choreographer
Years active 1923–1993

Maria Matray (July 14, 1907 – October 30, 1993) was a German screenwriter and film actress. Matray became a star of late Weimar cinema. Following the Nazi takeover in 1933, the Jewish Matray went into exile – initially in France and Britain before moving on the United States. She developed a new career as a choreographer and writer. She later returned to Germany post-Second World War, where she died in 1993.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Weniger p.466-68

Bibliography[edit]

  • Weniger, Kay. 'Es wird im Leben dir mehr genommen als gegeben ...' Lexikon der aus Deutschland und Österreich emigrierten Filmschaffenden 1933 bis 1945: Eine Gesamtübersicht. ACABUS Verlag, 2011.

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