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Drama (1927) 100 minutes ~ Black & White [Silent]

Original Title: Die Liebe der Jeanne Ney


In the Crimea, the Reds and the Whites, aren’t done fighting, and Jeanne discovers that the man she loves, is a Bolshevik (when he kills her father). Penniless, she returns to Paris, where she works for her uncle. Soon after, her lover, Andreas, is in France to organize the sailors in Toulon. A thief, traitor, and libertine, Khalibiev, wants to seduce Jeanne. His schemes, Jeanne and Andreas’s, naivete, and a lost diamond bring the lovers to the brink of tragedy.

Director: Georg Wilhelm Pabst

Writers: Ilja Ehrenburg (novel), Rudolf Leonhardt and Ladislaus Vajda

Stars: Edith Jehanne, Uno Henning, Fritz Rasp