The Ox War

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    The Ox War

    Der Ochsenkrieg

    Directed by

    Germany

    1920

    85 min

    • No dialogue

    Drama

    A power struggle between mountain peasants who have been raising milk cows on common land and a village bailiff trying to gain power driving them off the land. Both have a ducal document that states the opposite.

    Festivals

    Credits

    Cast
    Thea Steinbrecher
    Fritz Greiner
    Carl Dalmonico
    Lia Eibenschütz
    Fritz Kampers
    Ernst Rückert
    Katharina Schratt
    Thelma Votipka
    Screenplay
    Franz Osten (Novel: Ludwig Ganghofer)
    Cinematography
    Franz Planer
    Distributor
    DEUTSCHES FILMINSTITUT & FILMINSTITUT
    Production
    MüNCHNER LICHTSPIELKUNST AG
    Production
    2ELEVEN || CONTEMPORARY MUSIC PROJECTS
    Franz Osten

    Franz Osten

    Germany

    Franz Osten (23 December 1876 – 2 December 1956) was a German filmmaker who along with Himansu Rai was among the first retainers of Bombay Talkies.