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Basic facts


Original title
Swedish release title


Director of Photography
Production Designer
Still Photographer
Assistant Cameraman
Assistant Production Designer
Make-up Supervisor


Emil Jannings hotellportieren
Hermann Vallentin en rik kund
Maly Delschaft portierens niece
Emilie Kurz fastern
Georg John nattvakten
Max Hiller niecens fästman
Hans Unterkircher hotelldirektören
Olaf Storm en ung hyresgäst
Emmy Wyda en mager granne
Erich Schönfelder
Harald Madsen musiker vid bröllopsfesten
Carl Schenstrøm musiker vid bröllopsfesten


Production Company Universum-Film AG (UFA)
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) AB Ufa Film 1926
Verner Arpe 1962

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 36500
Date 1962-03-19
Classification Allowed for all
Original length 1995 meters
Notes Version med titeln "The Last Laugh".

Censorship number 36500
Date 1926-01-14
Classification Allowed for all
Original length 1999 meters
Notes Version med titeln "The Last Laugh".

Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.33:1
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 18
Length in metres 2315 meter
Length in minutes 113 min
Reels 6 rullar

Production location

Germany 1924-05 1924-09
Ufa-Atelier Berlin-Tempelhof Berlin
Ufa-Freigelände Neubabelsberg, Berlin

Release dates

Release in Sweden 1926-04-06 Röda Kvarn Stockholm Sweden 85 min
First showing 1924-12-23 Ufa-Palast am Zoo Berlin Germany 99 min

Holdings Film

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Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm
Length 1990

Element type Print
Gauge 35 mm
Length 1984

Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100

Holdings Scripts

Script type Dialoglista
Language Svenska

Holdings Stills

Black and white print SET
Album No

Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material

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