A False Alarm

Ubekendt, Denmark, 1910

DK/Short fictionFarce, ComedySilent films

When his mother-in-law announces her arrival, Fabian gets busy running away. He crawls up through the chimney, much to the surprise of the chimney sweeper, and then continues his hasty and destructive journey through the city. He ends up having a whole entourage of aggrieved people home with him in the living room, where a new letter from the mother-in-law is awaiting him.
Basic information Credits Materials
Original title Blind Alarm
Danish title Blind Alarm
Director Ubekendt
Appearance Victor Fabian, Ella la Cour, Carl Schenstrøm, Julie Henriksen
Production country Denmark
Technical info 88 meter, 35 mm, Silent
Danish theatrical release 04.10.1910
Cinemas Panoptikon
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Production company Nordisk Films Kompagni


Direction Ubekendt


Appearance Victor Fabian
Appearance Ella la Cour
Appearance Carl Schenstrøm
Appearance Julie Henriksen
Appearance Otto Lagoni

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