Assassination in Davos

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Directed by Rolf Lyssy
Produced by Rolf Lyssy
Written by Georg Janett
Rolf Lyssy
Starring Peter Bollag
Gert Haucke
Marianne Kehlau
Hilde Ziegler
Music by Arthur Paul Huber
Cinematography Fritz E. Mäder
Edited by Georg Janett
Release date
  • 21 January 1976 (1976-01-21) (France)
Running time
110 minutes
Country Switzerland

Assassination in Davos (German: Konfrontation) is a 1976 Swiss thriller film directed by Rolf Lyssy and starring Peter Bollag, Gert Haucke and Marianne Kehlau.[1] It is based on the assassination of the Swiss Nazi Wilhelm Gustloff by a student in 1936. The film was selected as the Swiss entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 48th Academy Awards, but was not accepted as a nominee.[2]


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  1. ^ "Assassination in Davos". British Film Institute. Retrieved 2012-03-18. 
  2. ^ Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

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