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The fight against cancer

Carl Th. Dreyer, Denmark, 1947

11 min.DK/DocumentaryInformation films

A serious warning against neglecting any symptoms which might indicate cancer. Detailed pictures of various stages in the development of this disease are shown, and the means to combat it are described.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title Kampen mod Kræften
Danish title Kampen mod Kræften
International titles The Struggle Against Cancer
Keywords Cancer, Disease prevention, 1940-1949
Director Carl Th. Dreyer
Screenplay Carl Krebs, Carl Th. Dreyer
Director of Photography Preben Frank
Composer Peter Deutsch
Appearance Carl Krebs
Production country Denmark
Production company Preben Frank Film
Domestic distribution Landsforeningen til Kræftens bekæmpelse
International sales
Technical info 315 meter, 35 mm, 1,37:1 Academy, Black/white, Sound
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Companies

Production company Preben Frank Film
Executive Producer Dansk Kulturfilm
Commissioned by Dansk Kulturfilm, Landsforeningen til Kræftens bekæmpelse
Domestic distribution Landsforeningen til Kræftens bekæmpelse

Direction

Direction Carl Th. Dreyer

Script

Script Carl Krebs
Script Carl Th. Dreyer

Cinematography

Cinematography Preben Frank

Music

Music Peter Deutsch

Other credits

Expert: doctor Jens Nielsen
Expert: professor Carl Krebs
Expert: doctor Ekkert Petersen

Voiceover

Voiceover Albert Luther

Appearance

Lægen Carl Krebs

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