About the film
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Release Date: March 12, 1929
|Producers||:||Erich Pommer, Max Pfeiffer|
|Writers||:||Joe May, Hans Székely, Rolf E. Vanloo|
One of the last great German Expressionist films of the silent era, Joe May’s Asphalt is a love story set in the traffic-strewn Berlin of the late 1920s. Starring the delectable Betty Amann in her most famous leading role, Asphalt is a luxuriously produced UFA classic where tragic liaisons and fatal encounters are shaped alongside the constant roar of traffic.