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Nora's Ark

Nora's Ark
Directed byWerner Klingler
Written byHarald G. Petersson
Produced byWalter Koppel
CinematographyEugen Klagemann
Edited byKlaus Dudenhöfer
Music byWilli Kollo
Distributed byHerzog-Filmverleih
Release date
6 February 1948
Running time
82 minutes

Nora's Ark (German: Arche Nora) is a 1948 German drama film directed by Werner Klingler that stars Willy Maertens, Claus Hofer and Harry Meyen.[1]

It was produced by Wandsbek Studios in Hamburg in the British Zone of Occupation. The film's sets were designed by art director Herbert Kirchhoff.


  • Willy Maertens as Willi Lüdecke
  • Claus Hofer as Klaus Schriewer
  • Harry Meyen as Peter Stoll
  • Edith Schneider as Nora Wendler
  • Peter Schütte as Jochen Wendler
  • Johannes Billiam as Monteur
  • Hans Billian
  • Karl Kramer as Besitzer des Autofriedhofes
  • Lieselotte Lütje as Sekretärin
  • Marga Maasberg as Frau Jansen
  • Kurt Meister as Radtke
  • Ludwig Röger as Ein dicker Mann
  • Sylvia Schwarz as Kind
  • Willi Schweisguth as Arzt


  1. ^ Davidson & Hake p. 236


  • Davidson, John & Hake, Sabine. Framing the Fifties: Cinema in a Divided Germany. Berghahn Books, 2007.

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