After the Verdict

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After the Verdict
Directed by Henrik Galeen
Produced by I.W. Schlesinger
Written by Robert Hichens (novel)
Alma Reville
Starring Olga Tschechowa
Warwick Ward
Betty Carter
Malcolm Tod
Cinematography Theodor Sparkuhl
Distributed by British Independent Film Distributors
Release date
January 1929
Running time
9,370 feet[1]
Country Germany
United Kingdom
Language English

After the Verdict is a 1929 British-German silent drama film directed by Henrik Galeen and starring Olga Tschechowa and Warwick Ward. In the film, an aristocrat is accused of murdering his lover. It was based on the 1924 novel of the same title by Robert Hichens. It was made as an independent film at British International Pictures' Elstree Studios. It is now considered a lost film. It was Galeen's penultimate film as a director, after returning to Germany he directed the thriller The House of Dora Green (1933).



  1. ^ Low p.327


  • Low, Rachael. History of the British Film, 1918-1929. George Allen & Unwin, 1971.

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