Walter Reisch

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Walter Reisch
Born (1903-05-23)May 23, 1903
Vienna, Austria-Hungary,
(now Austria)
Died March 28, 1983(1983-03-28) (aged 79)
Los Angeles, USA
Occupation film director, writer, screenwriter, lyricist
Years active 1925–1959
Spouse(s) Poldi Dur (1937–1983)

Walter Reisch (May 23, 1903 – March 28, 1983) was an Austrian-born director and screenwriter. He also wrote lyrics to several songs featured in his films, one popular title is "Flieger, grüß mir die Sonne".[1] He was married to the dancer and actress Poldi Dur and was the cousin of Georg Kreisler.

Selected filmography[edit]


  1. ^ Walter Reisch discography at Discogs

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