The Holy Mountain (1926) Der heilige Berg

The Holy Mountain (1926) Der heilige Berg

The Holy Mountain (1926)
DVDRip | MKV | 720x480 | x264 @ 1689 Kbps | 105 min | 1,34 Gb
Audio: Score AAC 2.0 @ 128 Kbps with English intertitles
Genre: Adventure, Drama

Director: Arnold Fanck
Writer: Arnold Fanck
Stars: Leni Riefenstahl, Luis Trenker, Ernst Petersen

The Holy Mountain (German: Der heilige Berg) is a 1926 German mountain film directed by Arnold Fanck and starring Leni Riefenstahl, Luis Trenker and Frida Richard. It was the future filmmaker Riefenstahl's first screen appearance as an actress. Written by Arnold Fanck and Hans Schneeberger, the film is about a dancer who meets and falls in love with an engineer at his cottage in the mountains. After she gives her scarf to one of his friends, the infatuated friend mistakenly believes that she loves him. When the engineer sees her innocently comforting his friend, he mistakenly believes she is betraying him.

The dancer, Diotima, meets an engineer and skier, Karl, in his cottage in the mountains where they fall in love and have an affair. When Karl's young friend, Vigo, meets her she gives him her scarf. The infatuated Vigo mistakenly believes she is in love with him. Karl sees Diotima innocently caressing Vigo and he believes that Diotima is betraying him with his friend.

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The Holy Mountain (1926) Der heilige Berg

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