Joe May
Date of Birth
Nov 07, 1880
Birth Place:
Vienna, Austria

Biography

One of the earliest and most prolific contributors to the German film industry, writer/ director Joe May was in charge of his own production company as early as 1914. May helped to establish the reputation of filmmaker Fritz Lang, who contributed scripts to several early May-directed productions. Though a leading light at Berlin's UFA studios, May's films were not always highly regarded by...