Spring Awakening (film)

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Spring Awakening
File:Spring Awakening (film).jpg
Directed byRichard Oswald
Produced byLiddy Hegewald
Richard Oswald
Screenplay byFriedrich Raff
Herbert Rosenfeld
Based onSpring Awakening
by Frank Wedekind
StarringMathilde Sussin
Toni van Eyck
Paul Henckels
Carl Balhaus
Music byWalter Ulfig
CinematographyEduard Hoesch
Hegewald Film
Richard Oswald-Film
Distributed byHegewald Film
Release date
14 November 1929
German intertitles

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Spring Awakening (German:Frühlingserwachen) is a 1929 German silent drama film directed by Richard Oswald and starring Mathilde Sussin, Toni van Eyck and Paul Henckels. It is an adaptation of the play of the same title by Frank Wedekind.[1] It is part of the cycle of Enlightenment films made during the Weimar era.


  • Mathilde Sussin as Frau Bergmann
  • Toni van Eyck as Wendla, ihre Tochter
  • Paul Henckels as Bürovorsteher Stiefel
  • Carl Balhaus as Moritz, sein Sohn
  • Rolf von Goth as Melchoir Gabor
  • Ita Rina as Ilse
  • Willy Clever as Maler Fahrendorf
  • Valy Arnheim as Rektor
  • Fritz Rasp as Lehrer Habebald
  • Bernhard Goetzke as Ein Lehrer
  • Sigi Hofer as Pedell


  1. Prawer p.86


  • Prawer, S.S. Between Two Worlds: The Jewish Presence in German and Austrian Film, 1910–1933. Berghahn Books, 2005.

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