Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck

Florian HENCKEL VON DONNERSMARCK (Cologne, 1973) studied Russian in St. Petersburg and political science, philosophy and economics at Oxford. After working with Sir Richard Attenborough he studied directing at the Munich Academy for Film and Television. Das Leben der Anderen is his feature debut.


Mitternacht (1997, short), Das Datum (1998, short), Dobermann (1999, short), Der Templer/The Crusader (2002, short), Das Leben der Anderen/The Life of Others (2006).