Max Mack

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Max Mack
Born 2 October 1884
German Empire
Died 18 February 1973 (aged 88)
United Kingdom
Occupation screenwriter, actor, producer, director
Years active 1910 - 1935

Max Mack (1884–1973) was a German screenwriter, film producer and director during the Silent era. He is particularly known for his 1913 film The Other. During the 1910s he directed nearly a hundred of films in a variety of different genres.[1] Mack later emigrated to escape Nazism, and settled in the United Kingdom.

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  1. ^ Elsaesser & Wedel p.205


  • Elsaesser, Thomas & Wedel, Michael. A Second Life: German Cinema's First Decades. Amsterdam University Press, 1996.
  • Ragowski, Christian. The Many Faces of Weimar Cinema: Rediscovering Germany's Filmic Legacy. Camden House, 2010.

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