Bertolt Brecht

Playwright, Poet
As a well-versed German entertainer, Bertolt Brecht had a diverse career in the entertainment business. Brecht worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "Baal" (1969), "Die ... Read more »
Born: 02/10/1898 in Germany

Filmography

Music (20)

The Savages 2007 (Movie)

("Salomon-Song (from The Three Penny Opera)") (Song)

Beyond the Sea 2004 (Movie)

("Mack the Knife") (Song)

Shark Tale 2004 (Movie)

("Mac The Knife") (Song)

What Women Want 2000 (Movie)

("Mack the Knife") (Song)

At First Sight 1999 (Movie)

("Mack the Knife") (Song)

The Thomas Crown Affair 1999 (Movie)

("Tango Ballad (from 'The Threepenny Opera')") (Music)

Swing 1998 (Movie)

song Mack the Knife(") (Song)

Seven Years in Tibet 1997 (Movie)

("Die Moritat von Mackie Messer" "The Ballad of Mack the Knife ('Die Dreigroschenoper' from 'The Threepenny Opera')") (Song)

The Music of Kurt Weill: September Songs 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Song Performer

Love Potion #9 1992 (Movie)

("Mack the Knife") (Song)

Shadows and Fog 1992 (Movie)

("Alabama Song" "Moritat From the Three Penny Opera") (Music)

The Doors 1991 (Movie)

("Alabama Song") (Song)

Alice 1990 (Movie)

("Mack the Knife") (Song)

Great Moments From the Met 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Theme Lyrics

Johnny Be Good 1988 (Movie)

(Song)

The Big Town 1987 (Movie)

("Moritat") (Song)

Mahagonny 1979 (Movie)

libretto (Music)

Music in Progress: Mike Westbrook - Jazz Composer 1977 (Movie)

("Kanonen Song") (Song)

The Life Story of Baal 1977 (Movie)

("The Ballad of Evelyn Roe" "Jacob Apfelbock" "The Ballad of the Adventurers") (Song)

Herr Puntila and His Servant Matti 1954 (Movie)

songs (Song)
Writer (11)

Karyera Arturo UI: Novaya Vyersiya 1995 (Movie)

(Play as Source Material)

Mack the Knife 1990 (Movie)

("The Threepenny Opera") (Play as Source Material)

Herr Puntila och hans drang 1979 (Movie)

("Herr Puntila orchestration hans drang") (Play as Source Material)

Mahagonny 1979 (Movie)

from opera (From Story)

The Life Story of Baal 1977 (Movie)

("Lebenslauf des Mannes Baal") (Play as Source Material)

Galileo 1973 (Movie)

from play "Leben des Galilei"(("Galileo")) (Play as Source Material)

Geschichtsunterricht 1971 (Movie)

from novel "Die Geschafte des Herrn Julius Caesar"(("The Affairs of Mr Julius Caesar")) (Source Material (from novel))

Baal 1968 (Movie)

(from stage play: "Baal") (Source Material)

The Shameless Old Lady 1963 (Movie)

(From Story)

Herr Puntila and His Servant Matti 1954 (Movie)

(Play as Source Material)

Hangmen Also Die 1942 (Movie)

(From Story)
Actor (1)

My Name Is Bertolt Brecht - Exile in U.S.A. 1987 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)
Other (4)

Mahagonny 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

Other

Nach Meinem Letzten Umzug 1971 (Movie)

play extract("Puntila" "Mother Courage" "Urfaust") (Other)

The Condemned of Altona 1962 (Movie)

theatrical extracts("A Private Life of the Master Race" "The Resistable Rise of Arturo Ui") (Other)

Biography

As a well-versed German entertainer, Bertolt Brecht had a diverse career in the entertainment business. Brecht worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "Baal" (1969), "Die Dreigroschenoper" (1931) starring Rudolf Forster, "Hangmen Also Die" with Brian Donlevy (1943), "Nach Meinem Letzten Umzug" (1972) starring Curt Bois, "The Condemned of Altona" with Sophia Loren (1962) and "The Shameless Old Lady" (1964). In the seventies and the eighties, Brecht devoted his time to various credits, such as "The Life Story of Baal" (1978), "Herr Puntila och hans drang" (1980), "Mahagonny" with Jonas Mekas (1980) and "The Big Town" (1987). Brecht had a number of different projects under his belt in the nineties, including "Love Potion #9" (1992) starring Tate Donovan, "Shadows and Fog" (1992), "Karyera Arturo UI: Novaya Vyersiya" (1996) starring Aleksandr Filipenko, "Seven Years in Tibet" with Brad Pitt (1997) and "Swing" (1998) starring Lisa Stansfield. Brecht last provided music for "Herr Puntila and His Servant Matti." Bertolt Brecht passed away in August 1956 at the age of 58.

Relationships

Lotte Lenya Actor

Companion

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