Love's Devotee

Holger-Madsen, August Blom, Denmark, 1914

15 min.DK/FeatureDrama, Erotic melodramaSilent films

Two friends, Fritz and Theodor, make the acquaintance of Christine and Mizzi, who are also friends. Fritz is immediately captivated by Christine, who is bashful and modest as opposed to the eager, effervescent Mizzi. But even though the love between the two grows, Christine is not the only woman in Fritz’s life. His affair with a married woman will prove to have fatal consequences.
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Original title Elskovsleg
Danish title Elskovsleg
International titles Intrigues d'amour, Intrigue amoureuse, Intriga amorosa, Intrigas de amor, Minnespel, Älskogslek
Other titles Liebelei
Director Holger-Madsen, August Blom
Screenplay Arthur Schnitzler
Based on Arthur Schnitzlers skuespil "Liebelei" (1896).
Director of Photography Marius Clausen, Johan Ankerstjerne
Appearance Valdemar Psilander, Holger Reenberg, Christel Holch, Frederik Jacobsen
Production country Denmark
Domestic distribution Fotorama
Technical info 1165 meter, 35 mm, Normal, Black/white, Silent
Danish theatrical release 22.01.1914
Cinemas Panoptikon
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Production company Nordisk Films Kompagni
Domestic distribution Fotorama


Direction Holger-Madsen
Direction August Blom


Script Arthur Schnitzler


Cinematography Marius Clausen
Cinematography Johan Ankerstjerne


Fritz Lobheimer Valdemar Psilander
Theodor Kaiser, Fritz' ven Holger Reenberg
Christine Christel Holch
Violonist Weiring, Christines far Frederik Jacobsen
Mizzi Schlager, Christines veninde Johanne Fritz-Petersen
Fabrikant Emil Schroll Carl Lauritzen
Fru Adele Schroll Augusta Blad
Appearance Carl Alstrup
Appearance Oluf Billesborg
Døden Carl Schenstrøm
Appearance Birger von Cotta-Schønberg
Appearance Ingeborg Olsen
Appearance Maja Bjerre-Lind

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