Erste Liebe (First Love) 1970
Director: Maximilian Schell
Writers: John Gould, Maximilian Schell, Ivan Turgenev (from his novella)
Rôle: Dr Lushin
Release Date: 10 July 1970
Synopsis: Erste Liebe is about two young lovers in czarist Russia. One is a twenty one year old woman, the other a young man of sixteen. Things take a tragic turn as the girl falls in love with the boy's father.
Availability: DVD (VCI Video) Release Date: 20 June 2010.
Director: Etienne Périer
Writers: Arthur Rowe, Donald Churchill, Owen Crump
Rôle: Professor Christian Altschul
Release Date: 8 April 1971
Synopsis: In 1915, frustrated with the German air-raids on London, British Intelligence sends Scots officer Geoffrey Richter-Douglas, who has German ancestry, to Germany, to find information about the latest German Zeppelin.
Availability: DVD (Warner Brothers) Release Date: 23 July 2010.
La Petite Fille au Velours Bleu
(Little Girl in Blue Velvet) 1978
Directors: Alan Bridges
Writers: Alan Bridges, Christian Watton
Rôle: Raimondo Casarès
Release Date: 23 August 1978
Synopsis: France, 1940s. The French Riviera has not yet fallen into the hands of the Nazis. An Austrian Jewish surgeon has found refuge in a villa on the Cote d'Azur. There, he heals an Italian pianist and gets acquainted with his mistress, Countess Francesca. While waiting to go to England, he operates clandestinely in the clinic of the friend who hosts him. Soon he becomes Francesca's lover. But gradually the aging doctor falls in love with her daughter, Laura, who is only 13 years old.
Availability: On DVD-R online.