THE ERL KING

A film by Marie-Louise Iribe

Cast : Joe Hamman, Otto Gebuhr, Mary Costes

1930 / drama / France / original title : LE ROI DES AULNES / 40’ / Noir & blanc / status : completed / French / General Audience / medium-lenght film / All Rights / International catalogue

A man on a horse is taking his son home. However, death embodied by the Erl-king in the child’s eyes, calls him incessantly. When the man finally reaches his home, the child is dead.

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