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Ernst Winar (1894–1978)

Ernst Winar was born on September 3, 1894 in Leiden, Netherlands as Wilhelm Joseph Carl von Eichhoff. He was an actor and director, known for Der Mann im Hintergrund (1922), De man op den achtergrond (1922) and De laatste dagen van een eiland (1942). He died on June 28, 1978 in Leiden. See full bio »


(age 83) in Leiden, Netherlands

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In 1922, he directed his first feature film, the crime film Der Mann im Hintergrund/The man in the background, but the film was released only after several changes in October 1924. See more »

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