A Night in May (1938)


A Night in May (1938)
Eine Nacht im Mai (original title)

The young Inge Fleming lost her driving license. Nevertheless, she sets off, quickly causes an accident and flees. She gets to know Willy Prinz and is convinced to go on a bus ride into the blue because she wants to escape her arrest.
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Director Georg Jacoby
Writer Willy Clever
Release Date1938-09-14
Runtime1h 28mins
Content Rating
CompanyUniversum Film (UFA)
Inge Fleming
Willy Prinz
Waldemar Becker
Oskar Sima
Oskar Sima
Direktor Fleming Jr.
Albert Florath
Albert Florath
Direktor Fleming Sr.
Franz Arzdorf
Franz Arzdorf
Ursula Herking
Ursula Herking
Ludwig Schmitz
Ludwig Schmitz
Schupo Emil
Bob Bauer
Bob Bauer
Polizeioffizier bei der Fahrstunde
Fred Becker
Fred Becker
Tänzer beim Wohltätigkeitsball
Eduard Bornträger
Eduard Bornträger
Beamter am Bahnschalter
Terry Carlton
Terry Carlton
Reisender im Ausflugsbus

A Night in May

A Night in May (German: Eine Nacht im Mai) is a 1938 German comedy film directed by Georg Jacoby and starring Marika Rökk, Viktor Staal, and Karl Schönböck.

It was made by UFA the leading German company at the Babelsberg Studios in Berlin. The film's sets were designed by the art directors Erich Grave and Max Mellin. Some location filming took place around Wannsee.

Main cast

  • Marika Rökk as Inge Fleming
  • Viktor Staal as Willy Prinz
  • Karl Schönböck as Waldemar Becker
  • Gisela Schlüter as Alma
  • Oskar Sima as Direktor Fleming Jr.
  • Albert Florath as Direktor Fleming Sr.
  • Ingeborg von Kusserow as Friedl
  • Mady Rahl as Mimi
  • Franz Arzdorf as Berghoff
  • Ursula Herking as Johanna
  • Ludwig Schmitz as Schupo Emil