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DIE DREI CODONAS (1940)

René Deltgen, Ernst von Klipstein and Josef Sieber, Arthur Maria Rabenalt
$11.29

Der Film basiert auf der wahren Geschichte der Artistengruppe "Die drei Codonas" und erzählt vom außergewöhnlichen Leben dieser drei Trapezkünstler zu Beginn des 20. Jahrhunderts. Vom Ruhm in den ersten Jahren bis hin zu ihrem tragischen Ende. Alfredo Codona heiratet die Luftakrobatin Lilian und verliert sie durch einen tödlichen Absturz bei einem Auftritt in Kopenhagen. Er heiratet wieder, diesmal seine Partnerin Vera.

This film is based on the true story of the artistic group, "The Three Codonas" and tells the story of the extraordinary lives of these three trapese artists at the beginning of the 20th Century. From the praise of their work in the first years to their tragic end. Alfredo Codona marries the acrobatress Lilian and loses her, when she suffers a fatal accident during a show in Copenhagen. He marries again; this time his partner Vera.

 

THERE IS A NEWSREEL PREVIEW BEFORE THE FILM, JUST AS GERMAN AUDIENCES MIGHT HAVE SEEN WHEN THE MOVIE WAS FIRST SHOWN (except this newsreel may not be contemporary to when the film was released).


DVD-R IS IN GERMAN WITH NO SUBTITLES (except for the Newsreel). APPROX. 124 MINS. COMBINED TOTAL. VERY GOOD FILM QUALITY OVERALL.

 

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