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Sönke Wortmann

Sönke Wortmann was born on August 25, 1959 in Marl, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. He is a director and writer, known for The Miracle of Bern (2003), Pope Joan (2009) and Maybe... Maybe Not (1994). He has been married to Cecilia Kunz since May 2002. They have three children. See full bio »
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 2016 Deutschland. Made by Germany (Documentary) (artistic director) (post-production)
 2014 Schoßgebete
 2009 Pope Joan
 2006 Deutschland. Ein Sommermärchen (Documentary)
 2006 Freunde für immer - Das Leben ist rund (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Rache für Rudi (2006)
- Elf Freunde (2006)
 1998 Campus
 1996 Charleys Tante (TV Movie)
 1996 Das Superweib
 1993 Mr. Bluesman
 1992 Little Sharks
 1990 Eine Wahnsinnsehe (TV Movie)
 1990 Liebesgeschichten (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1988 Drei D
 1986 Fotofinish (Short)
 1984 Anderthalb (Short)
 1981 Nachtfahrer (Short)
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In 1996, Sönke Wortmann directed the world premiere of Woody Allen's play "Bullets over Broadway" in Düsseldorf ("Schauspielhaus").

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His wife Cecilia Kunz gave birth to twins named Hugo and Gretchen (January 2003). See more »


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