Das Erdbeben von Chile | Luis Megino
TV Movie | 1974-1975 | Drama, film based on literary source | Germany

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Project data

Length of movie86
Picture formatTV 4:3 (1 : 1,33)

    Brief synopsis

    Handsome Jeronimo is hired to tutor the rich heiress Josefa. They fall in love, but the Church forbids their relationship, and Josefa is hidden in a convent. the Church dicovers that she is pregnant and sentences her to death by decapitation. Jeronimo tracks her down but is jailed before he can rescue her. When Fate intervenes in the form of a massive earthquake, the two lovers have no idea what is in store for them.

    (Quelle: http://luismegino.com/elterremotodechile_eng.html)


    ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
    Julia PeñaJosephine Asteron / Off-Kommentar [L]Maddalene Kerrh
    Víctor AlcázarJeronimo Rugera / Off Kommentar [L]Fred Maire
    Fernando VillenaDon Henrico Asteron / Off Kommentar [L]Wolf Ackva
    Juan AmigoDon Fernando Ormez / Off Kommentar [SR]Manfred Schott


    Camera Departmentdirector of photographyDietrich Lohmann
    Director's DepartmentdirectorHelma Sanders-Brahms
    EditingeditorThierry Derocles
    MusiccomposerJohann Sebastian Bach
    ScreenplayscreenwriterHelma Sanders-Brahms
    Screenplayliterary sourceHeinrich von KleistNovelle


    TypeCountryStationDate / TimeComment
    First showingGermanyZDF [de]Friday, 21.03.1975