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Leopold Lindtberg (1902–1984)

Leopold Lindtberg was born on June 1, 1902 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary. He was a director and writer, known for The Village (1953), Die mißbrauchten Liebesbriefe (1940) and The Last Chance (1945). He was married to Valeska Hirsch. He died on April 18, 1984 in Sils im Engadin, Graubünden, Switzerland. See full bio »

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Known For

The Village Director
The Last Chance Director
Four in a Jeep Director


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 1985 Der Marquis von Keith (TV Movie) (as Prof. Leopold Lindtberg)
 1974-1976 Derrick (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Johanna (1974)
 1973 Der Kommissar (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1972 Ein Stern geht auf aus Jaakob (TV Movie) (theatre version)
 1972 Katzenspiel (TV Movie) (theatre version)
 1970 Jedermann (TV Movie) (theatre version)
 1969 Der Unbedeutende (TV Movie) (theatre director)
 1968 Der Meteor (TV Movie) (as Prof. Leopold Lindtberg)
 1967 Kranichtanz (TV Movie) (theatre director)
 1964 Heinrich VI (TV Movie)
 1964 Nathan der Weise (TV Movie) (theatre version)
 1962 Das Mädel aus der Vorstadt (TV Movie) (theatre director)
 1962 Medea (TV Movie)
 1962 Lumpazivagabundus (TV Movie) (theatre director)
 1958 König Hirsch (TV Movie) (theatre director)
 1957 Maria Stuart (TV Movie) (theatre director)
 1955 Die Schule der Väter (TV Movie)
 1953 The Village
 1947 Madness Rules
 1944 Marie-Louise
 1935 Jä-soo!
 1932 Wenn zwei sich streiten (Short)
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Alternate Names:

Prof. Leopold Lindtberg


Valeska Hirsch  (his death)  (2 children)

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Former actor, trained at Vienna Conservatory, who began as a stage director in Germany. The son of a Jewish merchant, he moved to Switzerland in the early 1940's to evade Nazi persecution. He became that country's preeminent film maker as well as being director of the Schauspielhaus Zurich from 1933 to 1948. See more »

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