Maly Delschaft

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Maly Delschaft
Gedenktafel Kaiserdamm 89 (West) Maly Delschaft.jpg
A plaque in Berlin commemorating Delschaft.
Born 4 December 1898
Hamburg, German Empire
Died 20 August 1995(1995-08-20) (aged 96)
Berlin, Germany
Other names Amalie Köster-Delschaft
Occupation Film actress
Stage actress

Maly Delschaft (1898–1995) was a German stage and film actress. After beginning in theatre, Delschaft switched to silent films. She appeared in mainly supporting roles during the Weimar and Nazi eras. After the Second World War she worked in East Germany for the state-controlled studio DEFA.

Selected filmography[edit]


  • Prawer, S.S. Between Two Worlds: The Jewish Presence in German and Austrian Film, 1910-1933. Berghahn Books, 2005.
  • St. Pierre, Paul Matthew. E.A. Dupont and His Contribution to British Film. Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press, 2010.

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