The Student of Prague
Student of prague 1913
Directed By
Written By
Alfred de Musset (poem, adapted)
Hanns Heinz Ewers
Edgar Allan Poe (story "William Wilson")
Paul Wegener
John Gottowt
Grete Berger
Lyda Salmonova
Lothar Körner
Fritz Weidemann
Music By
Josef Weiss
Guido Seeber

Release Date(s)
August 22nd, 1913
85 min.

The Student of Prague (German: Der Student von Prag), aka: A Bargain with Satan is a 1913 German silent film. The film was remade in 1926 under the title The Student of Prague.

Cast Edit

Paul Wegener Balduin
John Gottowt Scapinelli
Grete BergerKomtesse Margit
Lyda SlamonovaLyduschka
Lothar KörnerGraf von Schwarzenberg
Fritz WeidemannBaron Waldis-Schwarzenberg

Plot Edit

A poor student rescues a beautiful countess and soon becomes obsessed with her. A sorcerer makes a deal with the young man to give him fabulous wealth and anything he wants, if he will sign his name to a contract. The student hurriedly signs the contract, but doesn't know what he's in for.

Notes & Trivia Edit

  • Country: Germany
  • Run Time: 85 minute
  • Color: Black and White
  • Release Date: 22 August 1913 (Germany)

External Links Edit

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