Captain Bay-Bay

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Captain Bay-Bay
Captain Bay-Bay.jpg
Directed by Helmut Käutner
Produced by Heinrich Jonen
Written by Iwa Wanja (play)
Heinz Pauck
Per Schwenzen
Fritz Grasshoff
Helmut Käutner
Starring Hans Albers
Bum Krüger
Lotte Koch
Renate Mannhardt
Music by Norbert Schultze
Cinematography Friedl Behn-Grund
Edited by Ilse Voigt
Distributed by Allianz Filmverleih
Release date
29 January 1953
Running time
101 minutes
Country West Germany
Language German

Captain Bay-Bay (German: Käpt'n Bay-Bay) is a 1953 West German musical comedy film directed by Helmut Käutner and starring Hans Albers, Bum Krüger and Lotte Koch.[1] It is in the style of an operetta film. On his wedding day a sea captain recounts his various adventures to his guests.



  1. ^ Davidson & Hake p.185


  • Davidson, John & Hake, Sabine. Framing the Fifties: Cinema in a Divided Germany. Berghahn Books, 2007.

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