Reinhold Schunzel

Director, Actor
A former journalist and businessman who played character parts on the stage and screen during WWI, Schunzel directed his first film in 1919 and continued to helm and appear in numerous German productions until fleeing ... Read more »
Born: 11/06/1888 in Hamburg, DE

Filmography

Actor (3)

Eine Liebesgeschichte 1957 (Movie)

Director Schlumberger (Actor)

Notorious 1946 (Movie)

(Actor)

Madame Du Barry 1918 (Movie)

(Actor)
Writer (2)

Der Kleine Seitensprung 1932 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Der Kleine Seitensprung 1932 (Movie)

(Screenplay)
Director (2)

Balalaika 1938 (Movie)

(Director)

Der Kleine Seitensprung 1932 (Movie)

(German version) (Director)

Biography

A former journalist and businessman who played character parts on the stage and screen during WWI, Schunzel directed his first film in 1919 and continued to helm and appear in numerous German productions until fleeing to Hollywood in 1938. When his directorial efforts met with little success, he concentrated solely on his acting career and appeared in films until the early 1950s when he returned to Germany.

Milestones

1938

American directorial debut "Rich Man Poor Girl"

1919

Directorial debut "Maria Magdalena"

Stage and film actor during WWI

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