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Camilla Spira

Camilla Spira was born on March 1st 1906 in Hamburg. At 13, she attended Max-Reinhardt acting school which lead to several theatre roles in Hamburg, Vienna and Berlin. She made her film debut in 1924 at the age of 18 … Continue reading

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Kurt Gerron

Kurt Gerron was born in Berlin on May 11th 1897. He initially studied medicine but after being wounded in the First World War became a stage actor in 1920. (image usa.diplo.de) Throughout the Weimar period Kurt Gerron was one of … Continue reading

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