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Encyclopedia > Volker Schlöndorff
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Volker Schlondorff

Volker Schlöndorff (born in Wiesbaden is a city in central Germany. It is the capital of the Bundesland of Hesse. Wiesbaden is situated on the right (north) bank of the Rhine (German: Rhein), near the city of Mainz (spelled Mayence in older English documents, but generally spelled Mainz in English today) on the opposite... Wiesbaden, The Federal Republic of Germany ( German: Bundesrepublik Deutschland) is one of the worlds leading industrialised countries, located in the heart of Europe. Due to its central location, Germany has more neighbours than any other European country: these are Denmark in the north, Poland and the Czech Republic in the... Germany on March 31 is the 90th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (91st in Leap years). There are 275 days remaining. Events 300-1899 307 - After divorcing his wife Minerva, Constantine marries Fausta, the daughter of the retired Roman Emperor Maximian. 1774 - American Revolutionary War: The Kingdom of Great... March 31, 1939 was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). Events January-June January 2 - End of term for Frank Finley Merriam, 28th Governor of California. He is succeeded by Culbert Levy Olson. January 24 - Earthquake kills 30.000 in Chile – about 50.000 sq... 1939) is a For other uses, see Berlin (disambiguation). Berlin [ bɛrˈliːn ] is the national capital of Germany and its largest city, with 3,387,404 inhabitants (as of September 2004); down from 4.5 million before World War II. Berlin is located on the rivers Spree and... Berlin-based The Federal Republic of Germany ( German: Bundesrepublik Deutschland) is one of the worlds leading industrialised countries, located in the heart of Europe. Due to its central location, Germany has more neighbours than any other European country: these are Denmark in the north, Poland and the Czech Republic in the... German filmmaker. He won an Although he never won an Oscar for any of his movie performances, the comedian Bob Hope received two honorary Oscars for his contributions to cinema. The Academy Awards (a.k.a. The Oscars) are the most prominent film awards in the United States. The Awards are granted by the Academy... Oscar as well as the Golden Palm at the The Cannes Film Festival is the worlds most prestigious film festival, first held from September 20 to October 5, 1946 in the resort town of Cannes, in the south of France. Since then, it has been held annually in May with a few exceptions. Given massive media exposure, the... Cannes Film Festival for The Tin Drum book cover The Tin Drum (Die Blechtrommel) is a 1959 novel by Günter Grass. The novel is part of the Danziger Triologie (Danzig Trilogy). The novel was adapted for the screenplay of a 1979 film of the same name, directed by Volker Schlöndorff. The film... The Tin Drum (1979), the film version of the novel by The Nobel Prize in literature is awarded annually to an author from any country who has produced the most outstanding work of an idealistic tendency. The work in this case generally refers to an authors work as a whole, not to any individual work, though individual works are sometimes... Nobel Prize-winning author Günter Grass Günter Grass, Nobel Prize-winning German author, was born in Free City of Danzig (now Gdańsk, Poland) on October 16, 1927. His parents had a grocery store in Danzig Langfuhr. Grass attended the Danzig Gymnasium Conradinum. Drafted into the Arbeitsdienst, he was... Günter Grass.


Schlöndorff is adopting many literary works for his movies but he is also engaged in post-war German politics. He served as the chief executive for the For the film production company in Berlin, see Universum Film AG. Ufa (Уфа́) (oo-FAH) (Tatar Ufa, Öfä; Bashkir Өфө) is the capital of Bashkortostan (or Bashkiria), a republic in central Russia. Population, 1.1 million (as of 2003). Geographical location, 54° 45 North, 55... UFA studio in Babelsberg. Volker Schlöndorff also teaches film and literature at the The European Graduate School (EGS) in Switzerland is a privately-funded graduate school founded by the non-profit European Foundation of Interdisciplinary Studies (EGIS). Its German name is Europäische Universität für Interdisziplinäre Studien (EUFIS). The European Graduate School is governed by a Presidential Board that includes... European Graduate School in Saas-Fee is a Swiss village and tourism centre in the Saas-Valley in the Wallis mountains. Its location close to the Dom and the Allalin provides winter sport opportunities throughout the entire year. The community is considered to be a very attractive winter sport destination in the Swiss Alps... Saas-Fee, The Swiss Confederation or Switzerland is a landlocked federal state in Europe, with neighbours Germany, France, Italy, Austria and Liechtenstein. The country has a strong tradition of political and military neutrality, but also of international co-operation, and is home to many international organisations. Confoederatio Helvetica (CH), the Latin version... Switzerland, where he conducts an Intensive Summer Seminar.


Filmography

2002 : Ten Minutes Older: The Cello, (segment "The Enlightenment")
2000 : The Legend of Rita (Die Stille Nach Dem Schuß)
1998 : Palmetto (Dumme sterben nicht aus)
1996 : The Ogre (Der Unhold)
1992 : Billy How Did You Do It? (Billy Wilder, wie haben Sie's gemacht)
1991 : The Voyager (Homo Faber)
1990 : Cover of The Handmaids Tale The Handmaids Tale is a 1985 dystopian novel by Canadian author Margaret Atwood. The novel explores themes of women in subjugation, and the various means by which they gain agency, against a backdrop of the establishment of a totalitarian theocratic state. Sumptuary laws... The Handmaid's Tale (Die Geschichte der Dienerin)
1985 : Death of a Salesman is a play by Arthur Miller. Written in 1949, it is one of the seminal plays of the twentieth century. Viewed by many as a caustic attack on the American Dream of success through economic enterprise, it made both Arthur Miller and lead character Willy Loman... Death of a Salesman (Der Tod eines Handlungsreisenden)
1983 : See also War and Peace (album) War and Peace (Война и мир [Voyna i mir]) is an epic novel of Russian history and society by Leo Tolstoy, first published from 1865 to 1869, which tells the story of Russia during the Napoleonic Era. The... War and Peace (Krieg und Frieden)
1980 : The Candidate (Der Kandidat)
1979 : The Tin Drum book cover The Tin Drum (Die Blechtrommel) is a 1959 novel by Günter Grass. The novel is part of the Danziger Triologie (Danzig Trilogy). The novel was adapted for the screenplay of a 1979 film of the same name, directed by Volker Schlöndorff. The film... The Tin Drum (Die Blechtrommel)
1976 : Le Coup de grâce (Der Fangschuß)
1975 : Lost Honor of Katharina Blum (Die Verlorene Ehre der Katharina Blum oder: Wie Gewalt entstehen und wohin sie führen kann)
1971 : Sudden Wealth of the Poor People of Kombach (Der Plötzliche Reichtum der armen Leute von Kombach)
1966 : Young Torless (Der Junge Törless)

See also

  • When the movie industry first flowered in the period from 1900 to 1915, it took hold in Europe as well as America. But World War I shattered the economies of the European continent and stunted the growth of the industry there, allowing Hollywood to gain a dominance in the motion... Cinema of Germany

External links

  • Volker Schlöndorff (http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0772522/) at the The Internet Movie Database (IMDb), owned by Amazon.com, is an online database of information about movie stars, movies, television shows, commercials, and video games. The IMDb has an extensive amount of information on works, including basic details such as actors and directors, plot summaries and reviews, as well as... Internet Movie Database
  • Volker Schlöndorff Faculty Website European Graduate School (http://www.egs.edu/faculty/volkerschlondorff.html)

 
 

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