Orphan of Lowood

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Orphan of Lowood
Directed by Curtis Bernhardt
Produced by Julius Sternheim
Written by Charlotte Brontë (novel)
Currer Bell (novel)
Henry Koster
Starring Evelyn Holt
Olaf Fønss
Dina Diercks
Jenny Marba
Music by Felix Bartsch
Cinematography Charles Métain
Sophus Wangöe
Release date
Country Germany
Language Silent
German intertitles

Orphan of Lowood (German: Die Waise von Lowood) is a 1926 German silent drama film directed by Curtis Bernhardt and starring Evelyn Holt, Olaf Fønss and Dina Diercks. It is based on the 1847 British novel Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë.



  • Bergfelder, Tim & Bock, Hans-Michael. The Concise Cinegraph: Encyclopedia of German. Berghahn Books, 2009.
  • Koepnick, Lutz. The Dark Mirror: German Cinema Between Hitler and Hollywood.University of California Press, 2002.

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