Knowledge Identifier: +Carl_Froelich
As cameraman for Messter's weekly newsreels he filmed among many other things the aftermath of a train accident on the Berlin elevated railway on 28 September 1908, one of the worst transport disasters of the time
In 1913 Froelich made his directorial debut with " Richard Wagner"
Richard Wagner - The earliest was a silent film made by Carl Froelich in 1913 and featured in the title role the composer Giuseppe Becce, who wrote the score for the film
During these years he often filmed with the actress Henny Porten, who made her screen debut in one of his earliest films, and with whom between 1926 and 1929 he shared ownership of a production company
In 1930 he took over two glasshouses in Berlin-Tempelhof, which had been used as studios in the days of silent film, and had them converted to sound film studios
In 1931 he was advisor, as "senior artistic director", to Leontine Sagan's famous boarding-school film and later lesbian classic, "Mädchen in Uniform"
Heinz Ruhmann - In 1941, under the direction of Reichsfilmkammer president Carl Froelich, Rühmann played the title role in "Der Gasmann", about a gas meter reader who is suspected of foreign espionage