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Uli Edel

Uli Edel was born on April 11, 1947 in Neuenburg am Rhein, Germany. He is a director and writer, known for The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008), Christiane F. (1981) and The Mists of Avalon (2001). See full bio »
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  Code Name Opera (attached) (announced)
 2015 Pay the Ghost
 2014 Houdini (TV Mini-Series) (2 episodes)
- Part 2 (2014)
- Part 1 (2014)
 2013 Das Adlon. Eine Familiensaga (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Teil 3 (2013)
- Teil 2 (2013)
- Teil 1 (2013)
 2004 Curse of the Ring (TV Movie)
 2003 Evil Never Dies (TV Movie)
 2002 Caesar (TV Movie)
 2002 King of Texas (TV Movie)
 2001 The Mists of Avalon (TV Mini-Series)
 1999 Purgatory (TV Movie)
 1998 Oz (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Ancient Tribes (1998)
 1997-1998 Homicide: Life on the Street (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Double Blind (1997)
 1996 Rasputin (TV Movie)
 1995 Tyson (TV Movie)
 1994 Confessions of a Sorority Girl (TV Movie)
 1994 Rebel Highway (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1993 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Came the Dawn (1993)
 1991 Twin Peaks (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #2.14 (1991)
 1987 Waldhaus (TV Series)
 1984 Eine Art von Zorn (TV Movie)
 1981 Christiane F. (as Ulrich Edel)
 1979 Das Ding (TV Mini-Series) (2 episodes)
- Zweiter Teil (1979)
- Erster Teil (1979)
 1978 Der harte Handel (TV Movie)
 1976 Die Erzählungen Bjelkins (TV Movie) (segment "Der Posthalter")
 1971 Der kleine Soldat (Short)
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Ulrich Edel

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Original director of Fire Down Below (1997) but left project in July 1996. See more »

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