Maurice Lehmann

Maurice Lehmann (1895–1974) was a French actor, director and producer of the stage and screen. He starred in the 1923 film Koenigsmark in which he played the title role.[1] In 1956 he was appointed President of the Jury in the Cannes Film Festival.

Maurice Lehmann
Maurice Lehmann 1940.jpg
Lehmann in 1940.
Born14 May 1895
Died17 May 1974
Paris, France
OccupationDirector, Actor, Producer
Years active1916 - 1958 (film)


He entered as a boarder at the Comedie-French from 1916 to 1919. He then managed theaters in the Porte Saint-Martin, the Ambigu, the Renaissance, Mogador, Edward VII and the Empire.[2]

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  1. ^ Goble p.36
  2. ^ "Référence:Ces hommes qui ont fait l'Opéra", Wikipédia (in French), 2007-10-01, retrieved 2018-06-25


  • Goble, Alan. The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film. Walter de Gruyter, 1999.

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