Queen Louise (film)

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Queen Louise
Directed by Karl Grune
Produced by Max Glass
Written by Ludwig Berger
Max Glass
Starring Mady Christians
Mathias Wieman
Anita Dorris
Hedwig Molander
Music by Walter Ulfig
Cinematography Arpad Viragh
Distributed by Terra Film
Release date
22 December 1927 (Part I)
16 January 1928 (Part II)
Country Germany
Language Silent
German intertitles

Queen Louise (German: Königin Luise) is a German silent historical film directed by Karl Grune and starring Mady Christians, Mathias Wieman and Anita Dorris. It was released in two separate parts slightly less than a month from each other in December 1927 and January 1928. It commenced a series of historical epics directed by Grune.[1] Art direction was by Hans Jacoby.

The film portrays the short life of Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, wife of the Prussian monarch William III.



  1. ^ Bock & Bergfelder p.175


  • Bock, Hans-Michael & Bergfelder, Tim. The Concise CineGraph. Encyclopedia of German Cinema. Berghahn Books, 2009.
  • Kreimeier, Klaus. The Ufa Story: A History of Germany's Greatest Film Company, 1918-1945. University of California Press, 1999.

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