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Omnibus: Dance of the Seven Veils


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A film by Ken Russell
This is a subjective impression of Richard Strauss in which Ken Russell caricatures certain real and many imaginary events in the life of the famous composer.


Scenario and dialogue/Director: Ken Russell
Scenario and dialogue: Henry Reed
Film Cameraman: Peter Hall
Film Editor: Dave King
Sound: John Murphy
Designer: Derek Dodd
Richard Strauss: Christopher Gable
Pauline Strauss: Judith Paris
Hitler: Kenneth Colley
Goebbels: Vladek Sheybal
Goering: James Mellor
'Life': Sally Bryant
Fallen woman: Gala Mitchell
Salome: Rita Webb
Salome (dancer): Imogen Claire
Potiphar's wife: Maggy Maxwell
Jewish man: Otto Diamant
Jewish woman: Dorothy Grumbar
Baron Ochs: Martin Fenwick
Octavian: Anna Sharkey

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