Paul Martin (director)

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Paul Martin
Born (1899-02-08)8 February 1899
Koloszvár, Transylvania, Austria-Hungary (now Cluj-Napoca, Cluj County, Romania)
Died 26 January 1967(1967-01-26) (aged 67)
Berlin, Germany
Occupation Film director
Years active 1932–1967

Paul Martin (8 February 1899 – 26 January 1967) was a Hungarian film director and screenwriter who worked for many years in the German film industry. He directed 60 films between 1932 and 1967. He was romantically involved with the film star Lilian Harvey and directed her in a number of films until he left her in 1938 for the actress Frauke Lauterbach.[1] They made one final film Woman at the Wheel together during the filming of which their relationship remained cold.

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  1. ^ Ascheid p.245


  • Ascheid, Antje. Hitler's Heroines: Stardom and Womanhood in Nazi Cinema. Temple University Press, 2003.

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