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Georg Wilhelm Pabst (1885–1967)


Georg Wilhelm Pabst is considered by many to be the greatest director of German cinema, in his era. He was especially appreciated by actors and actresses for the humane way in which he treated them. This was in contrast to some of his contemporaries, such as Arnold Fanck, who have been characterized as martinets. See full bio »

Died:

(age 81) in Vienna, Austria

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Known For

The Comedians Director
(1941)
Der Prozeß Director
(1948)
(1939)

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 1956 Durch die Wälder durch die Auen (as G.W. Pabst)
 1956 Ballerina
 1955 It Happened on July 20th (as G.W. Pabst)
 1954 Cose da pazzi
 1953 Voice of Silence (as G.W. Pabst)
 1951 Ruf aus dem Äther (supervising)
 1948 Der Prozeß
 1943 Paracelsus
 1941 The Comedians
 1939 Pasha's Wives (as G.W. Pabst, supervision)
 1938 The Shanghai Drama (as G.W. Pabst)
 1937 Street of Shadows (as G.W. Pabst)
 1934 A Modern Hero (as G.W. Pabst)
 1933/II Don Quichotte
 1933 That Night
 1933 High and Low (as G.W. Pabst)
 1933 Adventures of Don Quixote (as G.W. Pabst)
 1933/I Don Quichotte
 1932 The Mistress of Atlantis (as G.W. Pabst)
 1932 L'Atlantide (as G.W. Pabst)
 1931 Comradeship
 1931 L'opéra de quat'sous (as G.W. Pabst)
 1931 The 3 Penny Opera (as G.W. Pabst)
 1930 Westfront 1918 (as G.W. Pabst)
 1929 White Hell of Pitz Palu (as G.W. Pabst)
 1929 Pandora's Box
 1925 The Joyless Street (as G.W. Pabst)
 1923 The Treasure
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Alternate Names:

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Biography in: John Wakeman, editor. "World Film Directors, Volume One, 1890-1945". Pages 858-865. New York: The H.W. Wilson Company, 1987. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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