Emil and the Detectives, DVD


Classic German adventure drama adapted from the novel by Erich Kästner, who co-wrote the script with Billy Wilder.

The film follows young Emil (Rolf Wenkhaus) as he travels to Berlin by train to visit his grandmother.

When his money is stolen by a fellow passenger, who turns out to be a member of a gang of criminals, he asks a group of youthful detectives for help.


  • Format: DVD
  • Region: 2
  • Certification: (U)
  • EAN: 5035673009819
  • Catalogue number: BFIVD981
  • Studio: BFI
  • Release date:
  • Genre: Drama
  • Colour: B/W


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