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GIFFONI FILM FESTIVAL 1983 - 30 July.7 August

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Category: Edition 1983

The merchant's daughter Constanze, begs her father to ask a lion for a favor. Her father approaches the lion who agrees to his request with one condition: that he send the first person he meets upon his return home to the lion's den. It is Constanze. Against her father's will she goes to the lion and discovers that he is an enchanged prince and that only a woman's love can release him from the spell.

Original Title Der Prinz hinter den sieben Meeren
Italian Title Il principe dei sette mari
Category Official Competition
Section Competition
Tipology Feature Film
Duration 87'
Production Year 1982
Nationality East Germany
Directed by Walter Beck
Screenplay Walter Beck
Music Günther Fischer
Main cast Marina Krogull, Bodo Wolf, Renate Blume

 regista walter beckWALTER BECK

Walter Beck was born on September 19, 1929 in Mannheim, Germany. He is a director and writer, known for The Prince Behind the Seven Seas (1982), König Drosselbart (1965) and Käuzchenkuhle (1969).