Tom Tykwer


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Director, writer, producer and composer Tom Tykwer was born in 1965 in Wuppertal, Germany. He showed an interest in film-making from childhood, making super 8 films from the age of 11. Among his first jobs was working at a local art-house cinema. Tykwer eventually relocated to Berlin, first working as a film projectionist and then becoming head of... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 39 wins & 55 nominations. See more awards »

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Run Lola Run Composer
(1998)
Cloud Atlas Composer
(2012)
Babylon Berlin Composer
(2017-2020)

Filmography

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 2017-2020 Babylon Berlin (TV Series) (17 episodes)
- Episode #3.1 (2020)
- Episode #2.7 (2017)
- Episode #2.8 (2017)
- Episode #2.5 (2017)
- Episode #2.4 (2017)
 2012 Cloud Atlas
 2010 3
 2009 Germany 09: 13 Short Films About the State of the Nation (segment "'Feierlich reist'")
 2006 Paris, je t'aime (segment "Faubourg Saint-Denis")
 2005 Ich Dich auch (Documentary)
 2004 True (Short)
 2000 The Princess and the Warrior (as Tykwer)
 1998 Run Lola Run
 1992/I Epilogue (Short)
 1990 Because (Short)
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Show Show Director (21 credits)
Show Show Producer (20 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (14 credits)
Show Show Music department (4 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (2 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (1 credit)
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Show Show Self (28 credits)
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1 Print Biography | 1 Interview | 2 Articles | See more »


Alternate Names:

Tykwer

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on A Hologram for the King (2016)] Dave [Dave Eggers] had investigated the country quite intensely when he wrote the novel, and I kind of mimicked or recreated the trip that he made through the country. So, I went to the same hotel room, I met the same guide, was a really great guy; he was the role model for Yousef. He was really this funny guy and actually some of the experiences that I met ... See more »

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Became good friends with Natalie Portman after working together on True (2004). See more »

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Frequently composes his own music See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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