The Mistress of the World - Saved by Wireless
American promotional poster from the re-edited 1922 version, Number 4. Saved by Wireless. The Mistress of the World (German: Die Herrin der Welt) is an eight-part 1919 silent film made in the Weimar Republic starring Mia May in the lead role. The film, under the creative control of director Joe May, is noted for bringing together talent from across German cinema, including many who would work behind the camera during the emergence of German Expressionist cinema.