Robert Schwentke

Robert Schwentke at IFFR

Robert SCHWENTKE (1968) was born in Stuttgart in Germany. He is a filmmaker and writer, known for Flightplan (2005), Red (2010) and two films in the Divergent series: Insurgent (2015) and Allegiant (2016). In 1992, he graduated from the Los Angeles film school Columbia College Hollywood. He then made two films in Germany, Tattoo (2002) and The Family Jewels (2003) before turning to larger Hollywood productions. In 2017 he returned to Germany, and made The Captain.


Heaven! (1993, short), Tattoo (2002), Eierdiebe/The Family Jewels (2003), Flightplan (2005), The Time Traveler's Wife (2009), Red (2010), R.I.P.D. (2013), The Divergent Series: Insurgent (2015), The Divergent Series: Allegiant (2016), Der Hauptmann/The Captain (2017)

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Robert Schwentke at IFFR

The films by this director at IFFR