The Film Heroes

Lau Lauritzen Sr., Denmark, 1928

71 min.DK/FeatureComedySilent films

By coincidence, Pat and Patachon are cast for the lead roles in a major film production. It quickly turns out that the odd couple doesn't fit in to just any plot, and especially Patachon's helpless attempts to play prince charming are testing the director's patience.
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Original title Filmens Helte
Danish title Filmens Helte
International titles Long and Short: The Film Stars, Die Filmhelden
Director Lau Lauritzen Sr.
Screenplay Alice O'Fredericks
Director of Photography Valdemar Christensen, Carlo Bentsen
Appearance Carl Schenstrøm, Harald Madsen, Holger Reenberg, Eli Lehmann
Production country Denmark
Domestic distribution Film-Centralen-Palladium
Technical info 2180 meter, 35 mm, 1,33:1, tinted, Silent
Danish theatrical release 01.10.1928
Cinemas World Cinema
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Production company Palladium
Domestic distribution Film-Centralen-Palladium


Direction Lau Lauritzen Sr.


Script Alice O'Fredericks


Cinematography Valdemar Christensen
Cinematography Carlo Bentsen


Fyrtaarnet Carl Schenstrøm
Bivognen Harald Madsen
Direktør Sullivan Holger Reenberg
Sullivans datter Eli Lehmann
Sullivans datter Inger Schmidt
Sullivans sekretær Katy Valentin
Filminstruktøren Nicolai Brechling
Filmskuespiller Erling Schroeder
Filmskuespiller Edouard Mielche
Regissøren Christian Engelstoft
Garderobeforvalteren Erik Hofman
Appearance Ib Schønberg

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