Devil in Silk

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Devil in Silk (German: Teufel in Seide) is a 1956 West German drama film directed by Rolf Hansen and starring Lilli Palmer, Curd Jürgens, and Winnie Markus.[1] After leaving his overbearing wife for another woman, a composer is suspected of her murder when she is found dead.

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Devil in Silk
Directed byRolf Hansen
Written by
Based onDer Teufel nebenan (novel)
by Gina Kaus
Produced by
CinematographyFranz Weihmayr
Edited byAnna Höllering [de]
Music byMark Lothar
Fono Film
Distributed byDeutsche Film Hansa
Release date
  • 5 January 1956 (1956-01-05)
Running time
106 minutes
CountryWest Germany

It was shot at the Spandau Studios in Berlin. Location shooting took place at Kampen on the island of Sylt in Schleswig-Holstein. The film's sets were designed by the art directors Robert Herlth and Arno Richter [de; fr] and Peter Röhrig [de].