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Helene Weigel (1900–1971)

Helene Weigel was born on May 12, 1900 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary. She is known for her work on Mother Courage and Her Children (1961), Señora Carrar's Rifles (1953) and Frau Flinz (1962). She was married to Bertolt Brecht. She died on May 6, 1971 in East Berlin, East Germany. See full bio »

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(age 70) in East Berlin, East Germany

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Known For

Mother Courage and Her Children
(1961)
Señora Carrar's Rifles
Señora Carrar's Rifles Teresa Carrar
(1953)
Frau Flinz
Frau Flinz Martha Flinz
(1962)
Mutter Courage und ihre Kinder
(1955)

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 1970 Aus unserer Zeit
Narrator (voice)
 1968 Die Gesichte der Simone Machard (TV Movie)
Marie Soupeau / Königinmutter Isabeau
 1966 Die Ermittlung - Oratorium in 11 Gesängen (TV Movie)
Zeugin 5
 1962 Frau Flinz (TV Movie)
Martha Flinz
 1957 Katzgraben
Frau Großmann
 1955 Mein Kind (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1944 The Seventh Cross
Janitress (uncredited)
 1932 Kuhle Wampe oder: Wem gehört die Welt?
Ballad Singer (voice)
 1931 A Man's a Man
 1927 Metropolis
Working Woman (uncredited)
Show Show Costume and Wardrobe Department (1 credit)
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As she was Jewish and her husband Bertolt Brecht an opponent of the Nazis, they fled Germany in 1933 and finally settled down in the US in 1941. They returned to Europe in 1947 because Brecht was considered to be a communist. See more »

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