Volker Schlöndorff


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Has studied economy and political sciences as well as at the Institut des Hautes Etudes Cinematographique (IDHEC) in Paris, France. Worked as an assistant director with Louis Malle, Jean-Pierre Melville and Alain Resnais. Founded his own production company Bioskop Film together with Reinhard Hauff and Eberhard Junkersdorf in 1973. Has directed ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 44 wins & 29 nominations. See more awards »

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Young Törless Director
(1966)
The Tin Drum Director
(1979)
Diplomacy Director
(2014)
Calm at Sea Director
(2011)

Filmography

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 2017 Return to Montauk (as Volker Schloendorff)
 2014 Diplomacy
 2011 Calm at Sea
 2007 Ulzhan
 2006 Strike
 2006 Billy Wilder Speaks (TV Movie documentary)
 2004 The Ninth Day
 2002 Ten Minutes Older: The Cello (segment "The Enlightenment")
 2002 Ein Produzent hat Seele oder er hat keine (TV Movie documentary)
 1998 Palmetto (as Volker Schlondorff)
 1996 Lumière sur un massacre (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1996 The Ogre
 1992 The Michael Nyman Songbook (Documentary)
 1992 Arena (TV Series documentary) (3 episodes)
 1991 Voyager
 1990 The Handmaid's Tale (as Volker Schlondorff)
 1987 A Gathering of Old Men (TV Movie) (as Volker Schlondorff)
 1985 Death of a Salesman (TV Movie) (as Volker Schlondorff)
 1984 Swann in Love
 1982 War and Peace (segments "Entwicklung", "Fahnen der Zeremonie", "Gespräche im Weltraum", "Kill Your Sister", "Kohl in Washington")
 1980 The Candidate (Documentary)
 1979 The Tin Drum
 1978 Germany in Autumn (Documentary) (segments "Hanns-Martin Schleyer", "Die verschobene Antigone", "Funeral")
 1977 Portrait of Valeska Gert (Documentary)
 1977 The Lively Arts (TV Series documentary) (director - 1 episode)
- Festa in Montepulciano - Hans Werner Henze's International Workshop (1977) ... (director: Il Palazzo Zoologico)
 1975 Nouvelles d'Henry James (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1974 Stayover in Tirol (TV Movie)
 1972 A Free Woman
 1971 Der Paukenspieler (segment "Ein unheimlicher Moment")
 1971 Aspekte (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1970 Baal (TV Movie)
 1960 Wen kümmert's? (Short)
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Alternate Names:

Volker Schloendorff | Volker Schlondorff

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Angelika Gruber  (1 child) | See more »
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Personal Quote:

[on shooting Return to Montauk (2017)] We all feel so comfortable in this project, which is such a rarity in this industry.

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Is portrayed by Rüdiger Rudolph in Stoned (2005). See more »

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