Release date28 August 1969 (1969-08-28) (Venice)
1 March 1970 (1970-03-01) Based onMademoiselle de Scuderi by E. T. A. Hoffmann WriterE.T.A. Hoffmann (novel), Edgar Reitz
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Cardillac is a 1969 West German drama film directed by Edgar Reitz, starring Hans-Christian Blech and Catana Cayetano. It tells the story of a goldsmith who is so obsessed with his own craft that he murders his customers. The film is a modern adaptation of E. T. A. Hoffmann's novella Mademoiselle de Scuderi.