Before achieving success as a documentary filmmaker, Leni Riefenstahl starred in a series of spectacular "mountain films" for German director Arnold Fanck. In this silent drama she plays Maria, vacationing with her husband (Ernst Petersen) in an isolated mountain cabin. They embark on a doomed expedition assisting Dr. Krafft (Gustav Diessl) in attempting to recover the body of his wife, who perished in an avalanche. 94 min. Standard; Soundtrack: music score. Silent with music score.