Die Trapp-Familie

Die Trapp-Familie

BR Deutschland 1956, Spielfilm

Inhalt

The Trapp Family

Widowed baron von Trapp has more and more difficulties to look after his seven children. A nearby cloister sends him a young novice for assistance. But Maria not only wins the affections of the little rascals but also baron von Trapp′s. Finally Maria decides to marry him and is released by her abbess. During the Salzburg Festival Maria and the children win a singing contest and the Trapp Familiy starts a career as a singing company. But when Austria is annexed by the Nazis, baron von Trapp decides to take his family and leave for America.

German predecessor of the American musical classic "The Sound of Music".
Sequel: "Die Trapp-Familie in Amerika" (The Trapp Family in America)

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Credits

Director:Wolfgang Liebeneiner
Screenplay:Georg Hurdalek
Director of photography:Werner Krien
Editing:Margot von Schlieffen
Music:Franz Grothe
  
Cast: 
Ruth LeuwerikBaronin Maria Trapp
Hans HoltBaron Trapp
Maria HolstGräfin
Josef MeinradDr. Wasner
Friedrich DominBankier Gruber
Hilde von StolzBaroness Mathilde
Agnes WindeckÄbtistin
Liesl KarlstadtRaphaela
Alfred BalthoffSamish
Hans SchummPetroff
Gretl TheimerKöchin
Karl EhmannDiener
Franz MuxenederVogler
Michael AndeWerner
Knut MahlkeRupert
Ursula WolffAgathe
Angelika WerthHedwig
Monika WolfMaria
Ursula EttrichRosemarie
Monika EttrichMartina
Joseph Offenbach
  
Production company:KG Divina-Film GmbH & Co. (München)
Producer:Ilse Kubaschewski

All Credits

Director:Wolfgang Liebeneiner
Assistant director:Zlata Mehlers
Screenplay:Georg Hurdalek
based on:Maria Augusta Trapp (Nach den Erinnerungen "The Story of the Trapp Family Singers" von)
Director of photography:Werner Krien
Camera operator:Gerhard Krüger
Assistant camera:Gerhard Girbig
Still photography:Paul Filipp
Production design:Robert Herlth, Gottfried Will
Make-up artist:Franz Mayrhofer, Charlotte Kersten, Gerda Scholz-Grosse
Costume design:Brigitte Scholz
Editing:Margot von Schlieffen
Sound:Hans Endrulat
Music:Franz Grothe
  
Cast: 
Ruth LeuwerikBaronin Maria Trapp
Hans HoltBaron Trapp
Maria HolstGräfin
Josef MeinradDr. Wasner
Friedrich DominBankier Gruber
Hilde von StolzBaroness Mathilde
Agnes WindeckÄbtistin
Liesl KarlstadtRaphaela
Alfred BalthoffSamish
Hans SchummPetroff
Gretl TheimerKöchin
Karl EhmannDiener
Franz MuxenederVogler
Michael AndeWerner
Knut MahlkeRupert
Ursula WolffAgathe
Angelika WerthHedwig
Monika WolfMaria
Ursula EttrichRosemarie
Monika EttrichMartina
Joseph Offenbach
  
Production company:KG Divina-Film GmbH & Co. (München)
Producer:Ilse Kubaschewski
Line producer:Wolfgang Reinhardt, Utz Utermann
Unit production manager:Heinz Abel
Location manager:Kurt Paetz, Laci Martin
Shoot:: Salzburg, Murnau
Original distributor:Gloria-Filmverleih GmbH (München)
Length:2829 m, 103 min
Format:35mm, 1:1,37
Picture/Sound:Eastmancolor, Ton
Rating:FSK-Prüfung (DE): 02.10.1956, 13006, ab 6 Jahre / feiertagsfrei
Screening:Uraufführung (DE): 10.10.1956, Nürnberg, Phoebus-Palast

Titles

Originaltitel (DE) Die Trapp-Familie

Versions

Original

Length:2829 m, 103 min
Format:35mm, 1:1,37
Picture/Sound:Eastmancolor, Ton
Rating:FSK-Prüfung (DE): 02.10.1956, 13006, ab 6 Jahre / feiertagsfrei
Screening:Uraufführung (DE): 10.10.1956, Nürnberg, Phoebus-Palast
 

Awards

Bambi 1958
geschäftlich erfolgreichster deutscher Film 1957