The Revenge of the Sea

drama

Typology

feature

Czech title

Pomsta moře

Country

Czechoslovakia

Copyright

1921

Production year

1921

Premiere

29.10.1921

Language version

Czech

Director

Vladimír Pospíšil-Born

Screenplay

Karel M. Klos

Synopsis

A drama story of two brothers who love the same woman. The older Luka gains the girl because he is rich. On his wedding night, however, his jealous younger brother Vlaho kills him and marries Zora himself. Happines, however, is to elude him. When he takes his first - born child from the christening, he and his family drown in the raging sea. (According to an article appearing in the press at the time the film was made.)

Note

According to the director Pospíšil, Gustav Novák died during filming and his role was taken over by Rudolf Vojnar from Ostrava.

Cast

Mary Jansová

Zora Dimitrijevičová

Vladimír Pospíšil-Born

kupec Luka Gavrilovič

Robert Ford

Lukův bratr Vlaho

Rudolf Vojnar

Anton

André Gemsa

Gjuro

Olga Olivová

Anna

Gustav Novak

Anton

Niko Komadin

Zořin strýc rybář

Eduard Šimáček

námořník

Anna Marková

Crew and creators

Based on

Grigorij Macteta (Pomsta moře – novela)

Screenplay

Karel M. Klos

Production Designer

Karl Dotrel

Production info

Original Title

Pomsta moře

English Title

The Revenge of the Sea

Copyright

1921

Production Year

1921

Premiere

29.10.1921

Production

Bohemian-Rival

Copyright Holders

Národní filmový archiv

Distribution

Patriafilm

Technical info

Versions

Czech