Poul Bang, Denmark, 1946

3 min.DK/DocumentaryInformation films

The German armies introduced a new and more deadly form of diphtheria. Fugitives carried it all over war-torn Europe. No one was immune. It reached Denmark, and the death-rate was high. Everyone ought to be inoculated three times, in order to avoid infection.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title Difteri
Danish title Difteri
Other titles Difterivaccination
Keywords Diphtheria, Disease prevention, 1940-1949, Vaccination
Director Poul Bang
Screenplay Erik Witte
Director of Photography Annelise Reenberg
Composer Erik Fiehn
Production country Denmark
Production company Saga Studio
Domestic distribution Statens Filmcentral
Technical info 93 meter, 35 mm, Black/white, Sound
Danish theatrical release 29.01.1946
Cinemas World Cinema
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Production company Saga Studio
Executive Producer Ministeriernes Filmudvalg
Commissioned by Ministeriernes Filmudvalg, Statens Seruminstitut
Domestic distribution Statens Filmcentral


Direction Poul Bang


Script Erik Witte


Cinematographer Annelise Reenberg


Music Erik Fiehn


Voiceover Poul Juhl
Voiceover Per Buckhøj

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