Marie Antoinette, the Love of a King

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Marie Antoinette, the Love of a King
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Directed by Rudolf Meinert
Produced by Rudolf Meinert
Written by Rudolf Meinert
Starring Diana Karenne
Maria Reisenhofer
Gustav May
Ludwig Hartau
Cinematography Max Fassbender
Ernest Plhak
Meinert Film
Release date
  • 27 October 1922 (1922-10-27)
Country Weimar Republic
Language Silent
German intertitles

Marie Antoinette, the Love of a King (German: Marie Antoinette – Das Leben einer Königin) is a 1922 German silent historical drama film directed by Rudolf Meinert and starring Diana Karenne, Maria Reisenhofer and Gustav May. The film depicts the life of Marie Antoinette, Queen of France, during the years leading up to and during the French Revolution in which she was executed.



  • Vacche, Angela Dalle. Diva: Defiance and Passion in Early Italian Cinema. University of Texas Press, 2008.

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