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Hugo von Hofmannsthal (1874–1929)

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(age 55) in Rodaun, Vienna, Austria

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 2013 Jedermann (TV Movie) (play)
 2011 Die Frau ohne Schatten (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2010/II Elektra (TV Movie) (text)
 2010/I Elektra (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2010 The Metropolitan Opera HD Live (TV Series) (libretto - 1 episode)
- R. Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier (2010) ... (libretto - uncredited)
 2009 Der Rosenkavalier (TV Movie) (comedy)
 2005 Elektra (Video) (libretto)
 2004 Ariadne auf Naxos (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2004 Jedermann (TV Movie)
 2004/I Der Rosenkavalier (TV Movie) (text by)
 1980-2003 The Metropolitan Opera Presents (TV Series) (libretto - 5 episodes)
- Ariadne auf Naxos (2003) ... (libretto)
- Arabella (1994) ... (libretto)
- Ariadne auf Naxos (1988) ... (libretto)
- Der Rosenkavalier (1982) ... (libretto)
- Elektra (1980) ... (libretto - uncredited)
 2001 Ariadne auf Naxos (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2000 Jedermann (TV Movie)
 2000 Ariadne auf Naxos (TV Movie) (comedy)
 1998 Der Rosenkavalier (TV Movie) (comedy)
 1994 Der Rosenkavalier (TV Movie) (comedy for music in three acts by)
 1994 Elektra (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1994 Die Frau Ohne Schatten (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1992 Die Frau ohne Schatten (TV Movie) (by: Opera in three acts)
 1991 Der Schwierige (TV Movie) (by)
 1989 Elektra (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1987 Venise sauvée (play)
 1985 Der Rosenkavalier (TV Movie) (by: Comedy for Music)
 1985 Colui che non sta al gioco (TV Movie)
 1984 Arabella (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1984 Der Rosenkavalier (TV Movie) (comedy)
 1984 Der Unbestechliche (TV Movie)
 1983 Jedermann (TV Movie) (play)
 1981 Elektra (libretto)
 1980 La femme sans ombre (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1979 Der Rosenkavalier (TV Movie) (libretto Kömedie für Musik in drei Aufzügnen von)
 1979 Der Unbestechliche (TV Movie) (comedy)
 1978 Ariadne auf Naxos (libretto)
 1978 L'uomo difficile (TV Movie) (play)
 1977 Arabella (libretto)
 1974 Der Schwierige (TV Movie) (play)
 1970 Elektra (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1970 Jedermann (TV Movie) (play)
 1969 Der Bürger als Edelmann (TV Movie) (translation)
 1968 Der Unbestechliche (TV Movie)
 1966 Auf der Lesebühne der Literarischen Illustrierten (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Arabella (1966)
 1965 Ariadne auf Naxos (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1965 Dame Kobold (TV Movie) (translation)
 1965 Christinas Heimreise (TV Movie)
 1964 Enhver (TV Movie) (play)
 1962 Der Tor und der Tod (TV Movie) (writer)
 1962 Der Rosenkavalier (libretto)
 1961 Everyman (play)
 1960 Arabella (TV Movie)
 1958 Jedermann (TV Movie) (play)
 1956 Der Schwierige (TV Movie) (play)
 1949 Der Rosenkavalier (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1920 Moj (novel)
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