If we pass on the fact that a tramp is coming to take someone's child for no apparent reason - this film is pure gold. Incredible shooting angles and editing. Split screen was not the first in cinema history, but probably the first to fit so well within a story.
an early view into what would become the thriller - an interesting piece by now, from which you can see key scenes of the genre unfold, taking & transforming the original scenes.
the only downside is the kleinbürgerliche plot