Chronicles of the Gray House

Chronicles of the Gray House

Theatrical release poster
Directed by Arthur von Gerlach
Produced by Erich Pommer
Screenplay by Thea von Harbou
Based on A Chapter in the History of Grieshuus by Theodor Storm
Music by Gottfried Huppertz
Cinematography Fritz Arno Wagner
Carl Drews
Erich Nitzschmann
Release dates
  • 11 February 1925 (1925-02-11)
Running time
109 minutes
Country Germany
Language Silent
German intertitles

Chronicles of the Gray House (German: Zur Chronik von Grieshuus) is a 1925 German drama film directed by Arthur von Gerlach, starring Arthur Kraußneck, Paul Hartmann and Rudolf Forster. It is also known as At the Grey House. The narrative is set in the 17th century and follows the intrigues when the son of a feudal landowner falls in love with the daughter of one of the serfs, causing his younger brother to see an opportunity for himself. The screenplay by Thea von Harbou is based on Theodor Storm's novella A Chapter in the History of Grieshuus.[1]

Erich Pommer produced the film for Universum Film AG. Principal photography took place from May 1923 to November 1924 around the Lüneburg Heath and Neubabelsberg. The premiere took place in Berlin on 11 February 1925.[1]



  1. 1 2 "Zur Chronik von Grieshuus". (in German). Deutsches Filminstitut. Retrieved 2015-04-18.

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