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Alexander Kluge

Writer. Director. Producer. Studied law and graduated. Was one of the founders of the Oberhausener Manifest in 1962. Since 1962 Headmaster of the 'Institut fuer Filmgestaltung' at the 'Hochschule fuer Gestaltung' in Ulm, Germany. Since 1988 produces broadcastings dealing with cultural aspects in German private TV channels RTL and SAT.1 in his own ... See full bio »
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 2013 Theorie der Erzählung (Video documentary)
 2011 Was ist Dada? (Video documentary)
 2010 Wer sich traut, reißt die Kälte vom Pferd (Video documentary)
 2010 Früchte des Vertrauens (Video documentary)
 2008 Wer bin 'ICH'? Peer Gynt (TV Short)
 2008 Das Weichziel ist der Mensch (TV Movie documentary)
 2007 Das Phänomen der Oper (Documentary)
 2007 Der Zauber der verdunkelten Seele (Documentary)
 2007 Die poetische Kraft der Theorie (Documentary)
 2007 Im Sturm der Zeit/Facts and Fakes (Documentary)
 2007 Mein Jahrhundert, mein Tier! (Documentary)
 2007 Der Abschrecker (TV Short)
 2007 Der Kunst weiht ich mein Leben (TV Short)
 2007 Sam Remembers Papa Kong (Short)
 2007 Mann ohne Kopf (Short)
 2007 Raubengel (Short)
 2006 16 Minutenfilme (Short)
 2006 Serpentine Gallery Program (Documentary)
 2006 La Habanera (Video short)
 2006 La paloma (Video short)
 2003 Untergang der Titanic (TV Short)
 2002 Nur Gott hat zugesehen (TV Short)
 2002 Amok. Das Ende der Einfühlung (TV Short)
 2002 N.Y. Ground Zero (TV Short)
 2001 Wa(h)re Liebe im Fronteinsatz (TV Short)
 2000 Ich war Hitlers Bodyguard (Documentary)
 1998 An Vertov (Short)
 1998 Ein Liebesversuch (Short)
 1997 Der Tag ist nah (Short)
 1994 Die neun Unzertrennlichen (TV Short)
 1994 Die Rache der betrogenen Braut (TV Short)
 1992 'Ich bekenne!'/Die Kaffeefahrt (TV Short)
 1990 Neues vom Tage (TV Movie documentary)
 1990 Wilde Nacht mit Mond (TV Short)
 1988 Antiquitäten der Reklame (TV Movie documentary short)
 1988 Das Fliegerlied (TV Short)
 1983 Biermann-Film (Short)
 1983 The Power of Emotion (Documentary)
 1982 War and Peace (Documentary)
 1980 The Candidate (Documentary)
 1977 Die Menschen, die das Staufer-Jahr vorbereiten (TV Movie documentary short)
 1971 The Big Mess
 1970 Ein Arzt aus Halberstadt (Short)
 1970 The Indomitable Leni Peickert (TV Movie)
 1964 Porträt einer Bewährung (Documentary short)
 1963 Lehrer im Wandel (Short)
 1961 Rennen (Short)
 1961 Brutality in Stone (Short)
  Stichwort: Was heißt Subjektiv-Objektiv (Video documentary short) (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Collection of short stories: "Unheimlichkeit der Zeit". Frankfurt: Suhrkamp. See more »

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Biography in: John Wakeman, editor. "World Film Directors, Volume Two, 1945-1985". Pages 522-527. New York: The H.W. Wilson Company, 1988. See more »

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