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Percy Adlon

Percy Adlon is best known for his film "Bagdad Cafe" aka "Out of Rosenheim". He was born in Munich, June 1, 1935, and grew up in Ammerland/Starnbergersee, in the Bavarian countryside. He studied art and theater history, and German literature at Munich's Ludwig-Maximilian University, took acting and singing classes, and was a member of the student ... See full bio »

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Bagdad Cafe
Bagdad Cafe Director
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Zuckerbaby Director
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 1999 Forever Flirt
 1999 Zirkus um Zauberflöte (TV Movie)
 1996 The Glamorous World of the Adlon Hotel (TV Movie documentary)
 1991 Salmonberries
 1990 Red Hot and Blue (TV Movie) (segment "So In Love")
 1987 Bagdad Cafe
 1985 Zuckerbaby
 1983 Die Schaukel
 1980 Herr Kischott (TV Movie)
 1980 Céleste
 1978 The Guardian and His Poet (TV Movie documentary)
 1978 Der echte Liliom (TV Movie documentary)
 1976 Der Tänzer Heinz Bosl - Ein Erinnerungsbild (TV Movie documentary)
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Music video: Directed "So In Love" by k.d. lang.

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