Director, writer, producer and composer Tom Tykwer was born in 1965 in Wuppertal, Germany. He showed an interest in film-making from childhood, making super 8 films from the age of 11. Among his first jobs was working at a local art-house cinema. Tykwer eventually relocated to Berlin, first working as a film projectionist and then becoming head of programming at the Moviemento Theater...See full bio »
"You can imagine how hugely debated
Saving Private Ryan was in Germany, and I think the only reason people were able to get into it was because of Tom Hanks. In Europe, people have even forgotten that
Forrest Gump was an American.
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