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Tom Tykwer


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 36 wins & 55 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Run Lola Run Composer
(1998)
Cloud Atlas Composer
(2012)

Filmography

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 2017 Babylon Berlin (TV Series) (16 episodes)
- Episode #2.7 (2017)
- Episode #2.8 (2017)
- Episode #2.5 (2017)
- Episode #2.6 (2017)
- Episode #2.3 (2017)
 2012 Cloud Atlas
 2010 3
 2009 Deutschland 09 - 13 kurze Filme zur Lage der 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 Epilog (Short)
 1990 Because (Short)
Show Show Writer (16 credits)
Show Show Director (21 credits)
Show Show Producer (19 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (14 credits)
Show Show Music department (4 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (2 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (15 credits)
Show Show Self (26 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (2 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:

You can imagine how hugely debated Saving Private Ryan (1998) was in Germany, and I think the only reason people were able to get into it was because of Tom Hanks. In Europe, people have even forgotten that Forrest Gump (1994) was an American. See more »

Trivia:

Member of the 'Official Competition' jury at the 29th Deauville American Film Festival in 2003. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently composes his own music See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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