Peter F Bringmann

Director
German director of commercial genre films for both cinemas and television. As such, Bringmann's work stands in direct opposition to the more controversial and experimental "New German Cinema" of such international ... Read more »
Born: 11/30/1945 in Germany

Filmography

other (7)

Der Sturzflieger 1995 (Movie)

(Director)

African Timber 1989 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

African Timber 1989 (Movie)

(Director)

Der Schneemann 1984 (Movie)

(Director)

Die Heartbreakers 1981 (Movie)

(Director)

Aufforderung zum Tanz 1975 (Movie)

(Director)

Biography

German director of commercial genre films for both cinemas and television. As such, Bringmann's work stands in direct opposition to the more controversial and experimental "New German Cinema" of such international art-house names as Fassbinder, Wenders, Kluge, von Trotta and Herzog. His "Theo gegen den Rest der Welt/Theo Against the Rest of the World" (1980), an adventure comedy starring rock singer Marius Muller-Westernhagen, broke boxoffice records throughout Germany and its director and star have since re-teamed for "Der Schneemann/The Snowman" (1985).

EDUCATION

Hochschule fur Fernsehen und Film

studied from 1968 to 1971

Milestones

1975

Directed first film for TV, "Ein Haus fur uns Burger"

1974

Made first feature film, "Kein Grund zur Unruhe"

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