Super 8mm | 1 x 120m/400ft | B&W | German sound
Print condition: G+ | Original box
Selected scenes from Nacht fiel über Gotenhafen [Darkness Fell on Gotenhafen], a German war film from 1959, directed by Frank Wisbar, starring Sonja Ziemann, Gunnar Möller, Brigitte Horney.
Although Piccolo’s cover art has a documentary feel to it, this is in fact a drama film, based on the tragic sinking in 1945 by Russian torpedoes of the Wilhelm Gustloff, a ship that was carrying German refugees.
One splice (one or two frames lost).
Released by Piccolo Film, Germany, as Inferno im Morgengrauen.