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Erwin Leiser (1923–1996)

Erwin Leiser was born on May 16, 1923 in Berlin, Germany. He was a director and writer, known for Mein Kampf (1960), Wähle das Leben (1963) and Deutschland, erwache! (1968). He died on August 22, 1996 in Zurich, Switzerland. See full bio »


(age 73) in Zurich, Switzerland

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Mein Kampf
Mein Kampf Director
Wähle das Leben
Wähle das Leben Director
Deutschland, erwache!


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 1995 Feindbilder (TV Movie documentary)
 1995 Zehn Brüder sind wir gewesen (TV Movie documentary)
 1993 Die UFA - Mythos und Wirklichkeit (TV Movie documentary)
 1993 Pimpf war jeder (Documentary)
 1987 Die Welt im Container (Documentary)
 1982 Leben nach dem Überleben (TV Movie documentary)
 1972 Keine Welt für Kinder (Documentary)
 1968 Deutschland, erwache! (TV Movie documentary)
 1968 Zum Beispiel: Fritz Lang (Documentary short)
 1964 Das war die UFA (TV Series documentary)
 1963 Wähle das Leben (Documentary)
 1961 Eichmann und das Dritte Reich (Documentary)
 1960 Mein Kampf (Documentary)
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Member of the jury at the Venice Film Festival in 1967. See more »

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