The Runaway Princess

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The Runaway Princess
Directed by Anthony Asquith
Fritz Wendhausen
Produced by Harry Bruce Woolfe
Written by Elizabeth Russell (novel)
Alfred Schirokauer
Starring Mady Christians
Norah Baring
Paul Cavanagh
Anne Grey
Cinematography Henry Harris
Fritz Wendhausen
Arpad Viragh
Distributed by Jury Metro-Goldwyn
Release date
March 1929
Running time
7,053 feet
Country United Kingdom
Language Silent
English intertitles

The Runaway Princess is a 1929 British-German silent drama film directed by Anthony Asquith and Fritz Wendhausen and starring Mady Christians, Fred Rains, Paul Cavanagh and Anne Grey.[1]


The film was a co-production between British Instructional Films and the German company Laender Film. It was made at Laenderfilm Studios in Berlin and Welwyn Studios in Hertfordshire. It was based on the 1905 novel Princess Priscilla's Fortnight by Lady Elizabeth Russell. An alternative German-language version known as Priscillas Fahrt ins Glück was directed by Fritz Wendhausen



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External links[edit]

The Runaway Princess at the Internet Movie Database