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Oskar Messter (1866–1943)

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Presented the Biophon, his method of producing talking films, as the headlining attraction at Berlin's Apollo Theatre in August 1903. See more trivia »

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 1924 Leap Into Life (producer)
 1918 Das Todestelephon (producer)
 1918 Das Baby (Short) (producer)
 1918 Die Sieger (producer)
 1918 Die Heimkehr des Odysseus (producer)
 1918 Gefangene Seele (producer)
 1918 Der Rubin-Salamander (Short) (producer)
 1918 Sein letzter Seitensprung (producer)
 1918 Auf Probe gestellt (producer)
 1918 Der Unwiderstehliche Theodor (Short) (producer)
 1918 Der Märtyrer seines Herzens (producer)
 1918 Gräfin Küchenfee (producer)
 1918 Um ein Weib (producer)
 1918 Fred Roll (producer)
 1917 Der graue Herr (producer)
 1917 Frau Lenes Scheidung (producer)
 1917 Furcht (producer)
 1917 Lehrer Matthiesen (Short) (producer)
 1917 Der Vetter aus Mexiko (producer)
 1917 Der Mann mit der Maske (producer)
 1917 Die Faust des Riesen (producer)
 1917 Höhenluft (producer)
 1917 Das Nachträtsel (producer)
 1917 Die Claudi vom Geiserhof (producer)
 1917 Hann, Hein und Henny (Short) (producer)
 1917 Veilchen Nr. 4 (Short) (producer)
 1917 Die Prinzessin von Neutralien (producer)
 1917 Der Diebstahl (producer)
 1917 Christa Hartungen (producer)
 1917 Frank Hansens Glück (producer)
 1917 Der standhafte Benjamin (Short) (producer)
 1917 Der Liebesbrief der Königin (Short) (producer)
 1917 Die Ehe der Luise Rohrbach (producer)
 1917 Feenhände (producer)
 1917 Der Richter (producer)
 1917 Vertauschte Seelen (producer)
 1916 Ein Tag bei der Armee Boehm-Ermolli (Documentary short) (producer)
 1916 Frau Eva (producer)
 1916 Gelöste Ketten (producer)
 1916 Der wandernde Blumentopf (Short) (producer)
 1916 Lehmanns Brautfahrt (producer)
 1916 Der Ruf der Liebe (producer)
 1916 Die Räuberbraut (Short) (producer)
 1916 Dick Carter (Short) (producer)
 1916 Abseits vom Glück (producer)
 1916 Der Sekretär der Königin (producer)
 1916 So'n Rackerchen (producer)
 1916 Ihr bester Schuß (producer)
 1916 Das große Schweigen (producer)
 1916 Das Leben ein Traum (producer)
 1916 Der Mann im Spiegel (producer)
 1915 Das Spürnäschen (producer)
 1915 Der Eremit (producer)
 1915 Deutsche Kriegswoche (Documentary short) (producer)
 1915 Der Sieg des Herzens (producer)
 1915 Police Nr. 1111 (producer)
 1915 Die Wellen schweigen (producer)
 1915 Die weiße Rose (producer)
 1915 Die zerbrochene Puppe (Short) (producer)
 1915 Nur nicht heiraten (producer)
 1915 Märtyrerin der Liebe (producer)
 1915/I The Ingrate (Short) (producer)
 1915 Die Konservenbraut (producer)
 1915 Das Ende vom Liede (Short) (producer)
 1915 Alexandra (producer)
 1914 Durchs Ziel (producer)
 1914 Gretchen Wendland (producer)
 1914 Zu hoch hinaus (producer)
 1914 Nordlandrose (Short) (producer)
 1914 Ein Überfall im Feindesland (producer)
 1914 The Dawn of Freedom (producer)
 1914 Die große Sünderin (producer)
 1914 Ein Millionenraub (producer)
 1914 Fräulein Leutnant (producer)
 1914 Das Tal des Traumes (producer)
 1914 A Spoiled Life (Short) (producer)
 1914 On the Altar of Patriotism (Short) (producer)
 1914 The Broken Promise (producer)
 1914 Ihre Hoheit (producer)
 1914 Schuldig (producer)
 1913 Aus eines Mannes Mädchenzeit (Short) (producer)
 1913 Des Meeres Sühne (Short) (producer)
 1913 Gebrochene Schwingen (Short) (producer)
 1913 Statistinnen des Lebens (producer)
 1913 Der Weg des Lebens (producer)
 1913 Eine wässerige Geschichte (Short) (producer)
 1913 Das Opfer (producer)
 1913 Komtesse Ursel (producer)
 1913 Der wankende Glaube (producer)
 1913 Faithful Unto Death (producer)
 1913 Ihr guter Ruf (producer)
 1913/I When Honor Calls (producer)
 1913 List gegen List (Short) (producer)
 1913 Mimosa-san (producer)
 1913 Junggesellen-Abschied (Short) (producer)
 1913 Erloschenes Licht (producer)
 1913 Gerda Gerovius (producer)
 1913 Ach, Amalie (Short) (producer)
 1913 In Vertretung (producer)
 1913 Mutter und Tochter (Short) (producer)
 1913 Zurückerobert (Short) (producer)
 1912 Der Kuß des Fürsten (Short) (producer)
 1912 Die Hochzeit von Valeni (Short) (producer)
 1912 Die Stradivarius-Geige (Short) (producer)
 1912 Eine Nacht im Palais de Dance (producer)
 1912 Ein neuer Erwerbszweig (Short) (producer)
 1912 Heimat (Short) (producer)
 1912 Komtesse Seerose (Short) (producer)
 1912 Quälendes Dasein (Short) (producer)
 1912 Verspielt (Short) (producer)
 1912 Der Schatten des Meeres (Short) (producer)
 1912 Jung und Alt (producer)
 1912 Kämpfende Herzen (Short) (producer)
 1912 Teuer erkauftes Glück (Short) (producer)
 1912 Die Königin der Nacht (Short) (producer)
 1912 Einer Mutter Opfer (Short) (producer)
 1912 Es muß ein Schauspieler sein (Short) (producer)
 1912 Die Toten schweigen (Short) (producer)
 1912 Maskenscherz (Short) (producer)
 1912 Ein Ehrenwort (producer)
 1912 Schatten des Lebens (Short) (producer)
 1912 Isaak, der Handelsjude (Short) (producer)
 1912 Des Lebens Würfelspiel (producer)
 1912 Maskierte Liebe (producer)
 1912 Adressatin verstorben (producer)
 1912 Das Gespenst der Vergangenheit (Short) (producer)
 1912 Papa, warum hast Du mich nicht lieb? (Short) (producer)
 1912 In a Golden Cage (Short) (producer)
 1911 Briefkasten an den lieben Gott (Short) (producer)
 1911 Des Künstlers Untergang (Short) (producer)
 1911 Frau Rechtsanwalts erster Erfolg (Short) (producer)
 1911 Im Glück vergessen (Short) (producer)
 1911 Im Scheunenviertel (Documentary short) (producer)
 1911 Die schlechte Zensur (Short) (producer)
 1911 Liebe und Leidenschaft (Short) (producer)
 1911 Ein Leben (producer)
 1911/I Der Müller und sein Kind (Short) (producer)
 1911 Tragödie eines Streiks (Short) (producer)
 1911 Nur einen Helden will sie lieben! (Short) (producer)
 1911 Geächtet (producer)
 1911 Marianne, ein Weib aus dem Volk (Short) (producer)
 1911 Das Barmädel (Short) (producer)
 1911 Das Glöckchen des Glücks (Short) (producer)
 1911 Edelmut unter Feinden (Short) (producer)
 1911 Mutters Todestag (Short) (producer)
 1911 Perlen bedeuten Tränen (Short) (producer)
 1911 Tragödie eines Verräters (Short) (producer)
 1911 Zur rechten Zeit (Short) (producer)
 1911 Zu späte Reue! (Short) (producer)
 1911 Mütter, verzaget nicht (producer)
 1911 Ein Duell ohne Zeugen (Short) (producer)
 1911 Künstlerliebe (Short) (producer)
 1911 Bobby als Zettelankleber (Short) (producer)
 1911 Wie auch wir vergeben (Short) (producer)
 1911/II Das gefährliche Alter (Short) (producer)
 1911 Mericke aus Neu-Ruppin kommt nach Berlin (Short) (producer)
 1911 Friedel, der Geiger (Short) (producer)
 1911 Das Liebesglück der Blinden (Short) (producer)
 1910 Der Schneeschuhläufer in Nöten (Short) (producer)
 1910 Der Hund des alten Leiermanns (Short) (producer)
 1910 Der Eremit (Short) (producer)
 1910 Der Graf von Luxemburg: Polkatänzer (Short) (producer)
 1910 Lohengrin (Short) (producer)
 1909 Alter schützt vor Torheit nicht (Short) (producer)
 1909 Frühlingsfest: Tanzduett (Short) (producer)
 1909 Ein Matrosenabenteuer in Hamburg (Short) (producer)
 1909 Ein vergnügter Wintertag im Berliner Grunewald (Documentary short) (producer)
 1909 Sappho (Short) (producer)
 1909 Große Wäsche (Short) (producer)
 1909 Forester's Son (Short) (producer)
 1909 Othello (producer)
 1908 Der schlaue Harlekin (Short) (producer)
 1908 Desdemona (Short) (producer)
 1908 Ich trete unter eure Fahnen (Short) (producer)
 1908 Ja, beim Walzerschritt (Short) (producer)
 1908 Prolog aus Bajazzo (Short) (producer)
 1908 Schwarzwaldmädel - Er soll dein Herr sein (Short) (producer)
 1908 Tief im Bohmerwald (Short) (producer)
 1908 Was ich erlebte (Short) (producer)
 1908 Weinwalzer (Short) (producer)
 1908 Wenn der Walzer erklingt (Short) (producer)
 1908 Wie, du liebst mich? (Short) (producer)
 1908 Wir tanzen Ringelreihen (Short) (producer)
 1908 Wir waren ein seliges Pärchen (Short) (producer)
 1908 Wo steht denn das geschrieben? (Short) (producer)
 1908 Xylophonduett (Short) (producer)
 1908 Zar und Zimmermann: Singschule (Short) (producer)
 1907 Der Trompeter von Säckingen (Short) (producer)
 1907 Die Treibjagd (Documentary short) (producer)
 1907 Behüt dich Gott (Short) (producer)
 1906 Can-Can (Short) (producer)
 1906 Die fünf Sinne (Short) (producer)
 1906 Ein lustiger Einfall (Documentary short) (producer)
 1906 Meißner Porzellan (Short) (producer)
 1906 Nach der Reitübung (Documentary short) (producer)
 1906 Robert Steidl (Documentary short) (producer)
 1906 Tannhäuser (Short) (producer)
 1906 Tanz der Salome (Short) (producer)
 1905 Enthüllung des Moltke-Denkmals (Documentary short) (producer)
 1905 Siegfried: Schmiedelied (Short) (producer)
 1905 Bébés Bad (Documentary short) (producer)
 1905 Der neue Lehrjunge (Short) (producer)
 1904 Auf der Radrennbahn in Friedenau (Short) (producer)
 1904 Fehrbelliner Reitermarsch mit Fanfaren (Documentary short) (producer)
 1904 Festzug der Bergleute in Freiberg (Documentary short) (producer)
 1904 Festzug der Düppeler Veteranen am 18.4.1904 (Documentary short) (producer)
 1904 Graf Waldersee (Documentary short) (producer)
 1904 Graf Waldersee II (Documentary short) (producer)
 1904 Kaiser Wilhelm in Hannover am 19.12.1903 (Documentary short) (producer)
 1904 Kämpfe vor Port Arthur (Documentary short) (producer)
 1904 Original-Aufnahmen vom Gordon-Bennett-Rennen (Documentary short) (producer)
 1904 Vor der Ruhmeshalle an Kaisers Geburtstag (Documentary short) (producer)
 1904 Wattenlaufen in Büsum (Documentary short) (producer)
 1904 Wenn Kalkulators in die Baumblüte ziehen (Short) (producer)
 1904 Ein Eisenbahn-Überfall in Mexiko (Documentary short) (producer)
 1904 Amerikanischer Straßensänger (Short) (producer)
 1903 Akt-Skulpturen. Studienfilm für bildende Künstler (Documentary short) (producer)
 1903 Der stumme Musikant vor Gericht (Short) (producer)
 1903 Xylophonterzett (Short) (producer)
 1903 Der Specht (producer)
 1903 Der lustige Ehemann (Short) (producer)
 1902 Anwesenheit der drei Burengeneräle in Berlin (Documentary short) (producer)
 1902 Bettlerstolz (producer)
 1902 Ankunft des Königs Albert auf der Rennbahn (Documentary short) (producer)
 1902 König Albert von Sachsen auf dem Rennplatz am 12.5. (Documentary short) (producer)
 1902 Überführung der Leiche des Königs Albert von Sachsen (Documentary short) (producer)
 1901 Einzug der Königin von Holland mit ihrem Gemahl in Schwerin (Documentary short) (producer)
 1900 Ankunft des Präsident Krüger in Marseille (Documentary short) (producer)
 1900 Aufbruch zur Hubertusjagd (Documentary short) (producer)
 1900 Aufmarsch der Leibcompagnie vor dem Kaiser (Documentary short) (producer)
 1900 Burenbilder (Documentary short) (producer)
 1900 Der deutsche Kaiser in Stettin (Documentary short) (producer)
 1900 Einzug unserer Chinakrieger in Berlin am 16.12.1900 (Documentary short) (producer)
 1900 Heimkehr der Truppen aus China nach Berlin (Documentary short) (producer)
 1900 Der deutsche Kaiser in Dortmund (Documentary short) (producer)
 1900 Bilder aus Palästina (Documentary short) (producer)
 1898 Am Leipziger Turm in Halle a/S. (Documentary short) (producer)
 1898 Am Lustgarten in Berlin (Documentary short) (producer)
 1898 Am Potsdamer Platz in Berlin (Documentary short) (producer)
 1898 Am Riebeck-Platz in Halle a/S. (Documentary short) (producer)
 1898 Auf dem Eise (Documentary short) (producer)
 1898 Auf dem Marktplatz in Halle a/S. (Documentary short) (producer)
 1898 Ausflug der Radfahrer (Documentary short) (producer)
 1898 Brandenburger Tor zu Berlin, von der Westseite gesehen (Documentary short) (producer)
 1898 Der verliebte Reservemann (Short) (producer)
 1898 Des Radfahrers Unglück (Short) (producer)
 1898 Ecke Friedrichstraße und unter den Linden (Documentary short) (producer)
 1898 Ecke Gelst- und Scharren-Straße in Halle a/S. (Documentary short) (producer)
 1898 Eisenbahnzüge in voller Fahrt (Documentary short) (producer)
 1898 Tanz der Sisters May and Violette (Short) (producer)
 1898 Vorm Walhalla-Theater in Halle a/S. (Documentary short) (producer)
 1898 Walküre (Short) (producer)
 1898 Yvette Guilbert 1 (Short) (producer)
 1898 Yvette Guilbert 2 (Short) (producer)
 1898 Zahnradbahn im Gebirge (Documentary short) (producer)
 1898 Lauf eines Kriegsschiffes (Documentary short) (producer)
 1898 In arger Bedrängnis (Short) (producer)
 1897 Alarm im Biwak (Short) (producer)
 1897 Am Alexander-Platz in Berlin (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Am Bahnhof (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Am Halleschen Thor in Berlin (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Am Opernplatz in Wien (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Am Prater-Stern in Wien (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Am Spieltisch (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Am Tage der Fahnen-Weihe (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Am Wasserfall (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Auf dem Eise am Müggelsee (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Auf dem Hühnerhof (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Auf dem Obstmarkt (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Auf der Fahrt nach Hubertusstock (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Auf der Ferdinands-Brücke in Wien (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Auf der Luisenstraße in Berlin (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Auf der Weidendammer Brücke in Berlin (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Aufziehen der Wache in Dresden (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Aus dem Ueberschwemmungsgebiet in Schlesien I (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Aus dem Ueberschwemmungsgebiet in Schlesien II (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Bade im Hause (Short) (producer)
 1897 Blick vom Amerika Höft, Hamburg (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Blick von der Brühl'schen Terrasse (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Blumen-Arrangement (Short) (producer)
 1897 Burg-Musik in Wien (Short) (producer)
 1897 Cancan 1 (Short) (producer)
 1897 Cancan 2 (Short) (producer)
 1897 Carmencita (Short) (producer)
 1897 Concours hippique in Berlin (Short) (producer)
 1897 Der Altmarkt in Dresden (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Der dressierte indische Elephant (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Der Kampf ums Dasein oder Besetzt (Short) (producer)
 1897 Der Kochelfall im Riesengebirge (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Der königliche Hof begiebt sich mit Kränzen zum Denkmal (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Der neue Roman (Short) (producer)
 1897 Des verliebten Malers Rache (Short) (producer)
 1897 Die bösen Buben (Short) (producer)
 1897 Die deutsche Kaiser-Familie (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Die Enthüllung des Denkmals (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Die Riesenfontaine (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Die verkaufte Dogge oder der neue Herr (Short) (producer)
 1897 Die zahmen Affen mit ihrem Wärter (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Eine Wasser-Rutschbahn (Short) (producer)
 1897 Ein Kunststück (Short) (producer)
 1897 Ein Kuß auf dem bal masqué (Short) (producer)
 1897 Ethardo (Short) (producer)
 1897 Fabrik-Ausgang (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Falsche Liebe (Short) (producer)
 1897 Festzug der Radfahrer vor dem Denkmal (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Festzug der Studierenden vor dem Denkmal (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Festzug der Studierenden vor der Fürstenhalle (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Gemütlich beim Café (Short) (producer)
 1897 Hänsel und Gretel (Short) (producer)
 1897 Huldigung der Germania vor der Fürstenhalle (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Im Atelier (Short) (producer)
 1897 Im Hippodrom (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 In den Amorsälen (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 In Friedrichsruh (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Junge Löwen im zoologischen Garten (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Kaiser Wilhelm II. in Danzig (Short) (producer)
 1897 Kärntner-Straße in Wien (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Königliche Parforcejagd (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Parademarsch des ersten Garde-Regiments zu Fuß (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Parademarsch des Garde du Corps mit den Standarten (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Parademarsch des Garde-Train-Bataillons (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Rapunzel (Short) (producer)
 1897 Ringkampf der Heinzelmännchen (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Rückkehr von der Parade (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Schnellmaler Clown Jigg (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Sisters Morden (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Stapellauf des Kreuzers Fürst Bismarck (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Stapellauf S.M.S. Kreuzer Hertha (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Stapellauf vom Kreuzer Wilhelm der Große (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Stralauer Fischzug am 24. August 1897 (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Umsturz einer Mauer (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Vergnügungsdampfer auf der Oder (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Vom Ernst zum Lachen (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Vor Café Bauer in Berlin (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Vor der Albert-Brücke in Dresden (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Vorm Zeughaus in Berlin (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Ein Galopp im Manöver (Documentary short) (producer)
 1897 Vor der Börse in Hamburg (Short) (producer)
 1896 Am Brandenburger Tor zu Berlin (Documentary short) (producer)
 1896 Schlittschuhläufer auf der West-Eisbahn (Documentary short) (producer)
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Oskar opened Berlin's very first cinema at 21 Unter den Linden on 15th June 1896. See more »

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