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Ave Maria (1953 film)

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Ave Maria
Directed byAlfred Braun
Written by
  • Harald Braun
  • Wolf Neumeister
  • Hans Wendel
Produced by
Edited byErwin Marno
Music byFranz Grothe
Distributed byGloria Film
Release date
8 September 1953
Running time
95 minutes
CountryWest Germany

Ave Maria is a 1953 West German drama film directed by Alfred Braun and starring Zarah Leander, Hans Stüwe and Marianne Hold.[1] It was part of the post-war comeback of the Swedish-born Zeander who had been one of the biggest German stars of the Nazi era.

The film's sets were designed by the art directors Hans Ledersteger and Ernst Richter. Location filming took place in Hamburg, Finland and the Starnberger See.



  1. ^ Bock & Bergfelder p.279


  • Bock, Hans-Michael & Bergfelder, Tim. The Concise CineGraph. Encyclopedia of German Cinema. Berghahn Books, 2009.
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