The Marriage of Luise Rohrbach

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The Marriage of Luise Rohrbach
Directed by Rudolf Biebrach
Produced by Oskar Messter
Written by Emmi Elert (novel)
Carl Froelich
Robert Wiene
Starring Henny Porten
Emil Jannings
Ludwig Trautmann
Music by Giuseppe Becce
Cinematography Karl Freund
Release date
2 February 1917
Country Germany
Language Silent
German intertitles

The Marriage of Luise Rohrbach (German: Die Ehe der Luise Rohrbach) is a 1917 German silent drama film directed by Rudolf Biebrach and starring Henny Porten, Emil Jannings and Ludwig Trautmann. The film was based on a novel by Emmi Elert. A young teacher marries a factory owner, who turns out to be extremely brutal. She eventually leaves him for a kinder, gentler man.[1]



  1. ^ Jung & Schatzberg p.35-36


  • Jung, Uli & Schatzberg, Walter. Beyond Caligari: The Films of Robert Wiene. Berghahn Books, 1999.

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