Not since the days of Silent Films have Americans been treated to the sight of so many lovely Rhine maidens. Along with the Volkswagons and Leicas many German films are being imported. The film industry is booming once more.
Throughout the fatherland, many a young fraulein are exposing themselves to the equally finely crafted cameras. On of the following pages are displayed one of the new crop of German movie starlets, that have been so dear to the hearts of our G I’s and a headache, if not a strain, to even the French censors.
That is exactly the intention of the new crop of German movie makers. They intend to bring vast attention to the booming film industry by turning out Brigette Bardot type films. They have also turned out a few Brigette’s as well, for even in Germany she is the idol of the young frauleins. Look well at these. photos, you will see a lot of Eva in pictures (although not quite so much) in movies soon to be released in the U.S., but with all the snipping scissors you Eva Van Baum started her career in her home city of West Berlin. While still in high school Eva was modelling her lovely frame at the main fashion shows of Berlin’s garment industry. It was a short step to film commercials for German and European TV.
This led to small parts in small movies, then small parts in big movies. Eventually she did get a few starring roles and is now ‘well on her way to becoming an international favourite.