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Christoph Schlingensief (1960–2010)

Christoph Schlingensief was born on October 24, 1960 in Oberhausen, Germany as Christoph Maria Schlingensief. He was a director and actor, known for Blackest Heart (1990), The Slit (1996) and Terror 2000 - Intensivstation Deutschland (1994). He was married to Aino Laberenz. He died on August 21, 2010 in Berlin, Germany. See full bio »


(age 49) in Berlin, Germany

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Blackest Heart
Blackest Heart Director
The Slit
The Slit Director
The 120 Days of Bottrop


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Other Works:

Stage play: 100 Jahre CDU: Spiel ohne Grenzen - director, at Volksbühne Berlin, Germany See more »

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Alternate Names:

Christopher Krieg | Christopher Schlingensief | Christoph Schlinkensief | Thekla von Mülheim

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Member of the 'Official Competition' jury at the 59th Berlin International Film Festival in 2009. The 'President of the Jury' was Tilda Swinton who acted in Schlingensief's Egomania - Insel ohne Hoffnung (1986). See more »

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