Hanička, What Will Become of You? / Two Eyes which will Allways be True

melodrama

Typology

feature

Czech title

Haničko, co s tebou bude...?

Runtime

105

Country

Czechoslovakia

Copyright

1928

Production year

1927 – 1928

Premiere

09.03.1928

Language version

Czech

Director

Nikolaj Larin, Josef Kokeisl (ozvučení 1933)

Screenplay

Nikolaj Larin, Josef Kokeisl (ozvučení 1933)

Screenstory

Nikolaj Larin

Synopsis

Poor Hanička helps her struggling mother working on the sewing machine. Her mother is weak in health and so she welcomes the job of porter. Both women move into a new flat and make the acquaintance of the neighbours. Hanička makes friends with the landlady Bromová's step-son, Váša; he then starts to neglect his fiancee Ema. Mrs Bromová writes to her brother to tell him that Váša's convenient betrothal is threatened. Váša gives Hanička some money to help her out and goes off to his uncle's with the letter. The landlady's diamond brooch then goes missing and Hanička is suspected of the crime. The police find the money given to her by Váša, Hanička is then arrested and imprisoned. The brooch is subsequently found, it had got caught up in Váša's carf The landlady, however, still intends to move Hanička and her mother out. Váša's uncle comes to the house and Hanička's mother recognises in him the father of her daughter who had abandoned her. All is explained and Váša's uncle has no objections to the wedding and promises Hanička a rich dowry. Mrs. Bromová also agrees to the wedding and the young couple embrace each other in their happiness.

Note

A sound version of the film was made in 1933 and premièred under the title "Two Eyes which will Allways be True".

Cast

Mařenka Zieglerová

domovnice Hedvika Tichá

Alexandra Zorina

Hanička, dcera domovnice

Suzanne Marwille

paní domácí Hedvika Bromová

Jaro Hykman

nevlastní syn Bromové Váša

Jindřich Lhoták

František Hartwig, bratr Bromové

Antonie Nedošinská

Dorla, kuchařka u Bromové

Nina Rachinská

Marie, panská u Bromové

Jan Richter

nájemník Šlajs

Luigi Hofman

ctitel paní Bromové

Jolly Rajeva

Vášova snoubenka Ema Trojková

Pavel Trojan

Vášův přítel Karlovský

Fráňa Vodička

policejní komisař

Gustav Hrdlička

host s gramofonem

Jan Pelant

houslista

Anna Opplová

uhlířka

Crew and creators

Director

Nikolaj Larin, Josef Kokeisl (ozvučení 1933)

Screenstory

Nikolaj Larin

Screenplay

Nikolaj Larin, Josef Kokeisl (ozvučení 1933)

Production Designer

Vilém Rittershain

Cooperation

Gleb Glebov

Music

Music Composed by

Friedrich Schwarz (ozvučení 1933)

Songs

Tys láska má (ozvučení 1933)

Songwriter

Friedrich Schwarz (Tys láska má) (ozvučení 1933)

Writer of Lyrics

Fráňa Vodička (Tys láska má) (ozvučení 1933)

Singer

Mařenka Zieglerová (Tys láska má) (ozvučení 1933)

Production info

Original Title

Haničko, co s tebou bude...?

English Title

Hanička, What Will Become of You? / Two Eyes which will Allways be True

Parallel Title

Dvě oči, které nezklamou

Copyright

1928

Production Year

1927 – 1928

Premiere

09.03.1928

Production

Josef Kokeisl, Ringlerfilm (ozvučení 1933)

Copyright Holders

Národní filmový archiv

Distribution

Josef Kokeisl (původní 1928), Ringlerfilm (obnovená 1933)

Technical info

Versions

Czech