Child of the Danube
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Child of the Danube
Child of the Danube
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Directed byGeorg Jacoby
Produced byKarl Brenneis
Josef A. Vesely
Written byGeorg Jacoby
Friedrich Schreyvogel
StarringMarika Rökk
Fred Liewehr
Nadja Tiller
Music byNico Dostal
CinematographyHanns König
Walter Riml
Edited byPaula Dvorak
Leontine Klicka
Distributed byNeue Filmverleih
Release date
4 August 1950
Running time
107 minutes

Child of the Danube (German: Kind der Donau) is a 1950 Austrian musical film directed by Georg Jacoby and starring Marika Rökk, Fred Liewehr and Harry Fuß. It was one of a cycle of popular musicals made by Jacoby and Rökk.[1]

The film was shot using Agfacolor at the Soviet-controlled Rosenhügel Studios in Vienna. Location filming took place around Linz on the River Danube. The film's sets were designed by the art director Julius von Borsody.

Partial cast


  1. ^ Davidson & Hake p.219


  • Bergfelder, Tim & Bock, Hans-Michael. The Concise Cinegraph: Encyclopedia of German. Berghahn Books, 2009.
  • Davidson, John & Hake, Sabine. Framing the Fifties: Cinema in a Divided Germany. Berghahn Books, 2007.

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