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Ottokar Runze (1925–2018)

Runze started his career at the age of 23 as an actor. But already at 26 he was manager of the avantgardistic "Theater in the British Center". Later he worked as a writer and director for dubbing foreign movies to German. His first jobs as director were at various theaters in Berlin, Hamburg and Munich. In parallel he started to make movies ... See full bio »

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 2001 Newenas weite Reise (producer)
 1999 Der Vulkan (producer)
 1999 Two in a Boat (producer)
 1998 Hundert Jahre Brecht (producer)
 1997 Berlin - Moskau (TV Movie) (producer)
 1996 The Trace of the Red Barrels (producer)
 1995 Hiobsbotschaft (Short) (producer)
 1995 Hiobsbotschaft - Teil 2 (Documentary) (producer)
 1994 Karakum (producer)
 1994 Tatort (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Laura, mein Engel (1994) ... (producer)
 1993 Goldstaub (TV Movie) (producer)
 1993 Wer zweimal lügt (producer)
 1993 Möbius (producer)
 1993 Morfars resa (executive producer)
 1992 Das Sommeralbum (producer)
 1991 Linda (producer)
 1990 Der veruntreute Himmel (TV Movie) (producer)
 1990 Die Hallo-Sisters (producer)
 1989 Adrian und die Römer (producer)
 1989 Abschied vom falschen Paradies (producer)
 1989 In meinem Herzen, Schatz... (Documentary) (producer)
 1988 Fifty Fifty (co-producer)
 1988 Martha Jellneck (producer)
 1987 Hamburg - Bilder aus einer großen Stadt (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 1985 November Moon (producer)
 1984 Die Frau des Kommissars (TV Movie) (producer)
 1984 Das zerbrochene Haus (TV Movie) (producer)
 1984 Das Ende vom Anfang (TV Movie) (producer)
 1983 Mascha (TV Movie) (producer)
 1983 Conrad: The Factory-Made Boy (producer)
 1982 High Society Limited (producer)
 1981 Erscheinungsform Mensch: Adolf Eichmann (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 1981 Kinder (TV Movie) (producer)
 1981 Das Haus im Park (TV Movie) (producer)
 1981 Don Quixote's Children (TV Movie) (producer)
 1980 Signorina Mafalda (TV Movie) (producer)
 1980 Stern ohne Himmel (producer)
 1979 Der Mörder (producer)
 1978 The Pentecost Outing (producer)
 1977 The Standard (producer)
 1976 A Lost Life (producer)
 1975 Knife in the Back (producer)
 1974 Scheinwelt (Documentary short) (producer)
 1974 In the Name of the People (Documentary) (producer)
 1974 Der Lord von Barmbeck (producer)
 1973 Kriminalobermeisterin E.R. (TV Movie) (producer)
 1972 Viola and Sebastian (producer)
 1972 Agent aus der Retorte (TV Movie) (producer)
 1964 Das Pferd (TV Movie) (producer)
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Show Show Writer (17 credits)
Show Show Actor (6 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

1976: German dialogue, dubbing director and dubbing voice of Raoul Guylad in the German post-synchronized version of Roman Polanski's 'Le Locataire' (Der Mieter).

Alternate Names:

O. Runze


Eva Krutina  (divorced)

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Old brother of Waltraud Runze who works as an actress. See more »

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