The Flight from the Seraglio

Viggo Larsen, Denmark, 1907

9 min.DK/Short fictionDrama, Erotic melodramaSilent films

When a young Englishman sees the caliph’s favourite wife, it is love at first sight. She shares his feelings, but the seraglio is heavily guarded and the strict caliph lets no-one near his harem. Still, the Englishman will do anything to get his beloved out of there – and with the help of a friend, he comes up with a plan.
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Original title Flugten fra Seraillet
Danish title Flugten fra Seraillet
Director Viggo Larsen
Director of Photography Axel Sørensen
Appearances Viggo Larsen, Clara Nebelong, Maggi Zinn, Waldemar Petersen
Production country Denmark
Production company Nordisk Films Kompagni
Technical info 198 meter, 35 mm, 1,33:1, Black/white, Silent
Danish theatrical release 26.09.1907
Cinemas Biograf-Theatret


Production company Nordisk Films Kompagni


Direction Viggo Larsen


Cinematography Axel Sørensen


Appearance Viggo Larsen
Appearance Clara Nebelong
Appearance Maggi Zinn
Appearance Waldemar Petersen
Appearance Gustav Lund

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