Josef von Sternberg

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Noun1.Josef von Sternberg - United States film maker (born in Austria) whose films made Marlene Dietrich an international star (1894-1969)
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El angel azul (1930), la notable cinta alemana de Joseph von Sternberg, utiliza las canciones de Frederick Hollander para acentuar la voluptuosidad y caracter de Lola Lola--encarnada por la debutante Marlene Dietrich--, la mujer que no puede evitar devorar a quien se le ponga enfrente.
The decor is modulated in lilac tones--her favorite color--and an original portrait by Joseph von Sternberg of his muse hangs in the living room.
Directors Billy Wilder and Joseph Von Sternberg began their careers in Berlin, as did local girl Marlene Dietrich.