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Wolfgang Kohlhaase

Wolfgang Kohlhaase was born on March 13, 1931 in Berlin, Germany. He is a writer and director, known for Solo Sunny (1980), Summer in Berlin (2005) and The Break (1989). He is married to Emöke Pöstenyi. See full bio »

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Solo Sunny Writer
The Break Writer


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 2020 Persian Lessons (book "Die Erfindung der Sprache")
 2017 In Times of Fading Light (screenplay)
 2015 As We Were Dreaming (screenplay)
 2012 Nagel zum Sarg (Short) (short story)
 2011 I Phone You (written by)
 2009 Haus und Kind (TV Movie)
 2009 Whisky mit Wodka (writer)
 2002/I Baby
 1997 Der Hauptmann von Köpenick (TV Movie)
 1993 Inge, April und Mai (novel)
 1992 Begräbnis einer Gräfin (TV Movie)
 1989 The Break (written by)
 1987 Ryba ve ctyrech (TV Movie) (play Fisch zu viert)
 1985 Die Zeit, die bleibt (TV Movie documentary)
 1985 Hal négyesben (TV Movie)
 1985 Die Grünstein-Variante (radioplay) / (screenplay)
 1983 The Turning Point (writer)
 1980 Solo Sunny (scenario)
 1978 Zünd an, es kommt die Feuerwehr (screenplay advisor)
 1978 The Border Crossing (scenario consultant)
 1977 Ein Trompeter kommt (TV Movie) (writer)
 1977 Mama, I'm Alive (scenario)
 1976 Lasset die Kindlein... (TV Movie) (scenario)
 1974 Fisch zu viert (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1973 Turek erzählt (TV Movie documentary) (scenario)
 1972 Fisch zu viert (TV Movie)
 1972 Leichensache Zernik (writer)
 1970 Fisch zu viert (TV Movie)
 1968 I Was Nineteen (scenario)
 1963 Sonntagsfahrer (writer)
 1962 Josef und seine Brüder (TV Movie)
 1961 Der Fall Gleiwitz (writer - as Wolfgang Kohlhaas)
 1960 First Spaceship on Venus (adaptation - as W. Kohlhase)
 1957 Berlin - Ecke Schönhauser (writer)
 1954 Das Stacheltier - Eine Bären Geschichte (Short) (scenario)
 1953 Das Stacheltier - Bitte nicht stören (Short) (scenario)
 1953 Das Stacheltier - Der Bart ist ab (Short) (writer)
 1953 Die Streichholzballade (Short) (writer)
 1953 Die Störenfriede (writer)
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Alternate Names:

Wolfgang Kohlhaas | W. Kohlhase

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Member of the jury at the Berlin International Film Festival in 1985

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