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Falk Harnack (1913–1991)

Falk Harnack was born on March 2, 1913 in Stuttgart, Germany as Falk Erich Walter Harnack. He was a director and writer, known for The Plot to Assassinate Hitler (1955), The Axe of Wandsbek (1951) and Anastasia: The Czar's Last Daughter (1956). He was married to Käthe Braun. He died on September 3, 1991 in Berlin, Germany. See full bio »


(age 78) in Berlin, Germany

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 1976/II Erika (TV Movie)
 1974 Der Verfolger (TV Movie)
 1974 Silverson (TV Movie)
 1971 Ein Fall für Herrn Schmidt (TV Movie) (as Dr. Falk Harnack)
 1970 Peenemünde (TV Movie) (as Dr. Falk Harnack, 1970)
 1968 Unwiederbringlich (TV Movie)
 1968 Die schwarze Sonne (TV Movie) (as Dr. Falk Harnack)
 1967 Kampf um Kautschuk (TV Movie) (as Dr. Falk Harnack)
 1967 Ein Schlaf Gefangener (TV Movie)
 1967 Die Marquise von Arcis (TV Movie)
 1966 Weiß gibt auf (TV Movie)
 1966 Die Ersten und die Letzten (TV Movie) (as Dr. Falk Harnack)
 1965 Und nicht mehr Jessica (TV Movie)
 1965 Der Gärtner von Toulouse (TV Movie)
 1964 Manchmal spielt der Himmel mit (TV Movie)
 1963 Die Wölfe (TV Movie)
 1962 Jeder stirbt für sich allein (TV Movie)
 1961 Die Marquise von Arcis (TV Movie)
 1960 Der Prozeß Mary Dugan (TV Movie) (as Dr. Falk Harnack)
 1959/I Der Fall Pinedus (TV Movie)
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Dr. Falk Harnack

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Worked as artistic director for the East German film company Defa from 1949 to 1952. Between 1962 and 1965, he was the leading director for the newly established TV station ZDF. His films often dealt with the national socialist era and the war. See more »

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