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Tankred Dorst (1925–2017)

Tankred Dorst was born on December 19, 1925 in Oberlind, Thuringia, Germany. He was a writer and actor, known for Der Pott (1971), Eisenhans (1983) and Mosch (1980). He was married to Ursula Ehler. He died on June 1, 2017 in Berlin, Germany. See full bio »


(age 91) in Berlin, Germany

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Known For

Der Pott
Der Pott Writer
Eisenhans Writer
Mosch Writer


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 2016 Ja, Feuerbach (TV Movie) (playwright)
 2011 Pich'e Tond (TV Movie)
 2003 Die Kurve (play)
 2000 Fernando Krapp m'a écrit cette lettre (TV Movie) (play "Fernando Krapp hat mir diesen Brief geschrieben")
 1983 Eisenhans (writer)
 1980 Mosch
 1978 BBC2 Play of the Week (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ice Age (1978) ... (writer)
 1978 Klaras Mutter (TV Movie)
 1977 Auf dem Chimborazo (TV Movie) (play)
 1976 Dorothea Merz (TV Movie)
 1975 Eiszeit
 1973 Kleiner Mann - was nun? (TV Movie)
 1973 The Scarlet Letter (scenario Der Herr klagt über sein Volk in der Wildnis Amerika)
 1971 Sand (TV Movie)
 1971 Der Pott (TV Movie) (adaptation)
 1970 Piggies
 1969 Rotmord (TV Movie) (play "Toller") / (teleplay)
 1967 La gran plegaria ante los muros de la ciudad (Short) (play "Grosse Schmährede an der Stadtmauer")
 1967 De bocht (TV Movie)
 1967 Die Mohrin (TV Movie) (play)
 1966 Der Richter von London (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1964 Suuri parjauspuhe kaupungin muurilla (TV Movie) (play "Große Schmährede an der Stadtmauer")
 1964 Mutka (TV Movie) (play "Die Kurve")
 1963 Große Schmährede an der Stadtmauer (TV Movie) (play)
 1962 Krangel ved bymuren (TV Movie) (play: "Große Schmährede an der Stadtmauer")
 1961 Die Kurve (TV Movie) (play "Die Kurve - Eine Farce")
 1961 Die Schelminnen (TV Movie)
 1961 Eine Trompete für Nap (TV Movie)
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Show Show Self (3 credits)

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(1978 to 1979 season) His play, 'On Mount Chimborazo," was performed at the Tyrone Guthrie Theater 2, Washington Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Peter Sandor was translator. Emily Mann was director.

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