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Children of Fortune

Children of Fortune
Directed byAlexander Esway
Written byFrank Launder
Miles Malleson
CinematographyErnest Palmer
Leo Rogers
Edited byEdward B. Jarvis
Distributed bySüd-Film
Release date
6 December 1931
Running time
75 minutes
United Kingdom

Children of Fortune (German: Kinder des Glücks) is a 1931 British-German crime film directed by Alexander Esway and starring Dina Gralla, Kurt Vespermann and Vicky Werckmeister. It was made as the German-language version of Children of Chance.[1] It was made at Elstree Studios and distributed in Germany by Süd-Film, which was owned by British International Pictures.



  1. ^ Murphy p.182


  • Murphy, Robert. Directors in British and Irish Cinema: A Reference Companion. British Film Institute, 2006.

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