Wieland Schulz-Keil

Producer
Wieland Schulz-Keil began his career in the 1970s producing documentaries for German, Canadian, Japanese and American television. Among his better-known films were "The New Deal for Artists", about the cultural politics ... Read more »
Born: 05/21/1948

Filmography

Producer (16)

Schamanen im Blinden Land 2013 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Children of Huang Shi 2008 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Cat's Meow 2002 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Gentle Into the Night 1997 (Movie)

(Producer)

Magic Hunter 1996 (Movie)

(Producer)

Tykho Moon 1996 (Movie)

(Associate Producer)

The Innocent 1995 (Movie)

(Producer)

Mesmer 1994 (Movie)

(Producer)

The King's Whore 1990 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The King's Whore 1990 (Movie)

(Producer)

Twister 1989 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Dead 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

John Huston & The Dubliners 1986 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Under the Volcano 1984 (Movie)

(Producer)

Unser Nazi 1983 (Movie)

(Producer)

Wundkanal 1983 (Movie)

(Producer)

Biography

Wieland Schulz-Keil began his career in the 1970s producing documentaries for German, Canadian, Japanese and American television. Among his better-known films were "The New Deal for Artists", about the cultural politics of FDR's administration, "German Film Emigration", a multi-part profile of filmmakers who fled the Nazis, and "Shamans in the Blind Country", about a tribe in Nepal.

In the 1980s, Schulz-Keil segued to producing feature films, including John Huston's "Under the Volcano" (1983) and that filmmaker's final picture "The Dead" (1987). Other credits include Michael Almereyda's "Twister" (1989), Axel Corti's "The King's Whore" (1990), John Schlesinger's "The Innocent" (1993, released in 1995), Ildiko Enyedi's "Freischultz/The Magic Hunter" (1994), Enki Bilal's "Tykho Moon" (1995) and Werner Schroeter's "Poussieres d'amour/Love's Debris" (1996).

Milestones

1987

Was co-producer of Huston's last feature "The Dead"

1984

First feature credit as producer, "Under the Volcano", directed by John Huston

Produced documentaries for German, Canadian, Japanese and American TV in the 1970s

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