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Hans-Jürgen Syberberg

Ludwig – Requiem für einen jungfräulichen König (Ludwig - Requiem for a Virgin King)

Edition 1974
140' - 1972 - Historical, Drama, Biography - Dialogue: German, French, English
Director: Hans-Jürgen Syberberg With: Harry Baer, Ingrid Caven, Hanna Köhler
The story of the legendary King Ludwig II of Bavaria (1845-1886), his opera interest and friendship with theatre personalities such as Richard Wagner and Joseph Kainz, and at the same time a reflection of the German 1800s.

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Hans-Jürgen Syberberg


Harry Baer, Ingrid Caven, Hanna Köhler


Hans-Jürgen Syberberg

Director of Photography

Dietrich Lohmann


Peter Przygodda


Hans-Jürgen Syberberg

More information


German, French, English

Countries of production

Austria, West Germany




Hans-Jürgen Syberberg
Fritz Kortner spricht Monologe für eine Schallplatte (short, 1966), Fritz Kortner spricht Shylock (short, 1966), Die Grafen Pocci - einige Kapitel zur Geschichte einer Familie (1968), Scarabea - wieviel Erde braucht der Mensch? (1969), Auf der Suche nach einem Kuhstall (short, 1969), Sex-Business - Made in Pasing (1970), San Domingo (1970), Ludwig - Requiem for a Virgin King (1972), Nach meinem letzten Umzug... (1972), Theodor Hierneis oder Wie man ehem. Hofkoch wird (1972), Karl May (1974), The Confessions of Winifred Wagner (1976), Hitler: A Film from Germany (1976), Parsifal (1982), Die Nacht (1985), Nietzsche Ecce Homo (2000)

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