Love in the Tropics

August Blom, Denmark, 1912

33 min.DK/FeatureDramaSilent films

The young Englishman Cecil Brown lives and works on a tea plantation in India. When he is about to set off to London on leave, his Indian girlfriend Profula wants to go with him. He refuses even though she begs him. Only when she threatens to take her own life if they do not immediately get married and travel together to London does he give in. Their early days together as a married couple in London are pure happiness, but soon problems arise.
Basic information Credits Materials
Original title Tropisk Kærlighed
Danish title Tropisk Kærlighed
International titles Indisches Blut
Director August Blom
Screenplay Helga Stewens
Appearance Valdemar Psilander, Else Frölich, Edith Buemann Psilander, Aage Hertel
Production country Denmark
Domestic distribution Fotorama
Technical info 665 meter, 35 mm, Normal, Black/white, Silent
Danish theatrical release 12.02.1912
Cinemas Panoptikon
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Production company Nordisk Films Kompagni
Domestic distribution Fotorama


Direction August Blom


Script Helga Stewens


Mr. Cecil Brown Valdemar Psilander
Miss Violet Barry Else Frölich
Profula Edith Buemann Psilander
Appearance Aage Hertel
Appearance Frederik Christensen
Appearance Axel Boesen

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