aKARL VALENTIN - DIE ERBSCHAFT Kurzfilm

Cast

Karl Valentin
Liesl Karlstadt
Justus Paris
Hans Kraft
H.B. Benedikt
Georg Holl
Lothar Mayring

Directed byJacob Geis
CinematographyH.B. Benedikt
Duration21 min
CountryDeutschland
Year1936
Colors/w

Husband and wife Meier are very poor. Again they had a vistist from the bailiff. But other than a table, chairs and a bed they have nothing left .Shortly after the bailiff leaves, someone else knocks on their door. This time it is a notary who tells them that they have made an inheritance. They have inherited a complete bedroom. Valentin takes off to get the bedroom furniture. In the mean time his wife has the old bedroom furniture chopped up for firewood. When Valentin is back it turns out that the furniture is for midgets and the inheritance is not theirs, but their neighbor‘s Maier, spelled with ai, not ei ...