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1. H.R. Giger H.R. Giger Self, Jodorowsky's Dune
2. Peter van Eyck Peter van Eyck Actor, The Wages of Fear With his whitish blond crew-cut, slow, menacing drawl and Germanic manner, Van Eyck was destined to be typecast as stereotypically scowling, arrogant Nazi officers. This was ironic, because being an avowed anti-fascist, he had left Germany in 1931 -- two years before Adolf Hitler came to power. The son of an aristocratic Prussian land owner...
3. Albert Bassermann Albert Bassermann Actor, Foreign Correspondent Classically-trained actor, former chemist, whose formative years on the stage were spent in Bern (Switzerland) and, from 1909, the Deutsches Theater Berlin under Max Reinhardt's direction. Specialised in Shakespearean roles ('Richard III', 'Hamlet') and was a famous interpreter of the plays of Henrik Ibsen...
4. James Joyce James Joyce Writer, The Dead Joyce was born at 41 Brighton Square, Rathgar, Dublin, on 2 February 1882. His father invested unwisely, and the family's fortunes declined steadily. Joyce graduated from University College, Dublin, in 1902; he briefly studied medicine in Paris, but his mother's impending death brought him back to Dublin...
5. Louis V. Arco Louis V. Arco Actor, Sacco und Vanzetti
6. Natasha Lytess Natasha Lytess Actress, Once Upon a Honeymoon
7. Johnny Winter Johnny Winter Self, Johnny Winter: Down & Dirty
8. Ellen Widmann Ellen Widmann Actress, M
9. Melanie Thornton Melanie Thornton Soundtrack, A Night at the Roxbury
10. Benoît Régent Benoît Régent Actor, Three Colors: Blue
11. Otto Klemperer Otto Klemperer Soundtrack, The Darjeeling Limited
12. Li Tobler Li Tobler Self, Passagen Li Tobler will best be remembered as Swiss painter H.R. Giger's longtime girlfriend. She was a theatre student and actress when Giger met her in 1966. By 1974, Tobler had lost interest in acting and opened an art gallery of her own in Zurich. The following year she took her life with a revolver. She is immortalized in Giger's famous portraits _Li I_ and _Li II_, both from 1974.
13. Felix Salten Felix Salten Writer, Bambi
14. Fred Haltiner Fred Haltiner Actor, Le Mans
15. Wolfgang Reichmann Wolfgang Reichmann Actor, Woyzeck
16. Robert C. Solomon Robert C. Solomon Actor, Waking Life
17. Johanna Spyri Johanna Spyri Writer, Heidi
18. Willy Birgel Willy Birgel Actor, Final Accord
19. Billy Frick Billy Frick Actor, Nazis dans le métro 'Billy' Frick began working as a cabinet maker but later became an acrobat. From the late 1940s he was also manager and companion of Swiss burlesque dancer and actress Syra Marty (1921 - 2011), who toured the U.S. as a Marylin Monroe lookalike. Although being bald-headed in real life and having no resemblance with the original...
20. Erwin Leiser Erwin Leiser Director, Mein Kampf
21. Erika Mann Erika Mann Writer, Confessions of Felix Krull
22. Mathias Wieman Mathias Wieman Actor, The Blue Light Mathias was born on June 23, 1902. During his long career Mathias starred in more than 50 films and was a veteran of countless stage roles specializing in portrayals of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's Dr. Faust. Of his films, one of the more famous he starred in was the Leni Riefenstahl directed The Blue Light...
23. Carl Gustav Jung Carl Gustav Jung Self, Jung Speaks of Freud Carl Gustav Jung was born in Kessewil, Switzerland, on July 26, 1875. His father Paul was a rural preacher, and began to teach his son Latin when Carl was six years old, stoking his interest in language and literature (Jung was later able to read most European languages and several ancient ones, such as Sanskrit)...
24. Max Frisch Max Frisch Writer, Voyager
25. Robert Hichens Robert Hichens Writer, The Paradine Case
26. Erik Charell Erik Charell Writer, Im weißen Rößl
27. Hans Jacoby Hans Jacoby Writer, It Happened in Broad Daylight
28. Eddie Rickenbacker Eddie Rickenbacker Writer, Ace Drummond
29. Maria Zarebinska Maria Zarebinska Actress, White Venom
30. David Weiss David Weiss Director, Der Lauf der Dinge
31. Ellen Schwanneke Ellen Schwanneke Actress, Mädchen in Uniform
32. Peter Ehrlich Peter Ehrlich Actor, Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald
33. Anne-Marie Blanc Anne-Marie Blanc Actress, Landammann Stauffacher
34. Kurt Gloor Kurt Gloor Director, The Inventor Kurt Gloor was one the very few truly unique Swiss film directors. Born in 1942 in Zurich, he studied art and graphics in Zurich and later worked as an assistant cameraman for advertisement films. At the same time, Gloor, who believed in the revolutionary force of film, created a couple of short movies in which already his most characteristic topics appear: the loneliness of urban life...
35. Peter Bollag Peter Bollag Actor, Confrontation
36. Stafford Cripps Stafford Cripps Miscellaneous Crew, Robinson Charley
37. Ralph Benatzky Ralph Benatzky Composer, To New Shores Composer and author, he came to the US in 1938. He wrote the stage scores for "White Horse Inn (Berlin and New York)", "Meet My Sister (New York)", "The Apaches Cocktail", and "Casanova". He joined ASCAP in 1945, and his chief musical collaborator was Irving Caesar. His popular-song compositions include "White Horse Inn", "I Cannot Live Without Your Love", and "Always In My Heart".
38. Hugo Loetscher Hugo Loetscher Self, O mein Papa
39. Richard Schweizer Richard Schweizer Writer, The Search
40. Emil Berna Emil Berna Cinematographer, The Search
41. Peter Davies Peter Davies Sound Department, Don't Look Now
42. Jürgen Cziesla Jürgen Cziesla Actor, Der Besuch der alten Dame
43. Johanna Terwin Johanna Terwin Actress, Das Perlenhalsband
44. Maïa Simon Maïa Simon Actress, Peut-être en automne
45. Robert Neppach Robert Neppach Art Director, From Morn to Midnight
46. Nora Barnacle Nora Barnacle Uncategorised
47. Margrit Rainer Margrit Rainer Actress, Potz Millione
48. Georg Büchner Georg Büchner Writer, Woyzeck
49. Fritz Schulz Fritz Schulz Actor, 'S Wiesenhendl
50. Felix Weingartner Felix Weingartner Uncategorised
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