Desire (1921 film)

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Desire (Sehnsucht)
Directed byF.W. Murnau
Written byCarl Heinz Jarosy
StarringConrad Veidt
Gussy Holl
CinematographyCarl Hoffmann
Production
company
Mosch-Film
Distributed byLipow Film
Release date
February 1921
Running time
59 minutes
CountryWeimar Republic
LanguageSilent film
German intertitles

Desire (German: Sehnsucht) is a 1921 silent film directed by F. W. Murnau and starring Conrad Veidt. It tells the story of a male dancer who falls in love with a grand duchess, only to be arrested, and his subsequent attempt to find the duchess.

As of 2005, it is believed to be a lost film as no prints are known to exist.[1] Robert Neppach worked as the film's art director.

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  1. ^ "Progressive Silent Film List: Sehnsucht". Silent Era. Retrieved 2008-11-04.

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