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Wim Wenders

Wim WENDERS, German film director. Akademie der kiinste.

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  • Wenders, Wim was born on August 14, 1945 in Dusseldorf, Germany.

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    • Written in the West
    • Preparing his movie Paris, Texas in late 1983, German filmmaker Wim Wenders travelled the West equipped with a 6x7 medium format camera in search of subjects and locations that would bring this desolate landscape to life.
    • Wim Wenders: Written in the West (Schirmer art books)
    • Preparing his movie Paris, Texas in late 1983, German filmmaker Wim Wenders travelled the West equipped with a 6x7 medium format camera in search of subjects and locations that would bring this desolate landscape to life.
    • The Act of Seeing: Essays and Conversations
    • A third volume of essays in which the German film director Wim Wenders addresses architecture, fashion, cities, video technology, and the shape of Europe after the collapse of the Berlin Wall.
    • The Act of Seeing: Essays and Conversations
    • A third volume of essays in which the German film director Wim Wenders addresses architecture, fashion, cities, video technology, and the shape of Europe after the collapse of the Berlin Wall.

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    Akademie der kiinste.
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    Born August 14, 1945
    (age 72)
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      • Director films including Summer in the City, 1970, The Goalie's Anxiety at the Penalty Kick, 1972, The Scarlet Letter, 1974, Alice in the Cities, 1974, The Wrong Move, 1975, Kings of the Road, 1976, The American Friend, 1977, Lightning Over Water (Nick's Movie, with Nicholas Ray), 1980, The State of Things, 1982, Hammett, 1982, Paris, Texas, 1984 (Palme d'Or, Cannes International Film Festival), Tokyo-Ga, 1985, Wings of Desire, 1987 (Best Director, Cannes International Film Festival), Aufzeichnungen zu Kleiderund Stadten, 1989, Until the End of the World, 1991, Far Away, So Close, 1993 (Cannes International Film Festival Grand Prize). Co-director Par Dela' Les Nuages, 1995, Lumiere et Compagnie, 1995, A Trick of the Light, 1996. Writer, director Beyond the Clouds, 1995, The End of Violence, 1997, Willie Nelson at the Teatro, 1998, Ode to Cologne: A Rock 'N' Roll Film, 2002, The Soul of a Man, 2003, Land of Plenty, 2004, Don't Come Knocking, 2005. Director, producer The Million Dollar Hotel, 2000. Producer Half the Rent, 2002, June Moon, 2002, Fools, 2003. Executive producer La Torcedura, 2004, Musica cubana, 2004. Author: Emotion Pictures, 1986, Written in the West, 1987, Die Logik de Bilder, 1988, The Act of Seeing, 1992, Million Dollar Hotel, 1999, Buena Vista Social Club, 1999.
      • book: Nick's film, Lightning over water (German and English Edition)
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      • book: Nicks Film Lightning Over Water Nicholas Ray
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      • book: Der Himmel Ueber Berlin / Wings of Desire (German Edition)
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      • book: Written in the West
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      • book: Die Logik der Bilder
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      • book: The Act of Seeing: Essays and Conversations
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      • book: Wim Wenders: The Heart is a Sleeping Beauty: The Million Dollar Hotel; A Film Book
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      • book: Buena Vista Social Club
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      • book: Buena Vista Social Club (Spanish Edition)
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      • book: Buena Vista Social Club
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      • book: Wim Wenders: Written in the West (Schirmer art books)
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      • book: The act of seeing: Texte und Gesprache (Filmbibliothek) (German Edition)
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      • book: Buena Vista Social Club by Wenders, Wim (2000) Paperback
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      • book: BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB: le livre du film.
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      • book: Buena Vista Social Club: The Book of the Film
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      • book: El acto de ver / the Act of Seeing: Textos Y Conversaciones (Paidos La Memoria Del Cine) (Spanish Edition)
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      • book: Buena Vista Social Club. Con videocassetta
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      • book: Wings of Desire / the American Friend
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      • book: The Act of Seeing: Essays and Conversations
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      • book: Act of Seeing Essays & Conversations
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      • Director films including Summer in the City, 1970, The Goalie's Anxiety at the Penalty Kick, 1972, The Scarlet Letter, 1974, Alice in the Cities, 1974, The Wrong Move, 1975, Kings of the Road, 1976, The American Friend, 1977, Lightning Over Water (Nick's Movie, with Nicholas Ray), 1980, The State of Things, 1982, Hammett, 1982, Paris, Texas, 1984 (Palme d'Or, Cannes International Film Festival), Tokyo-Ga, 1985, Wings of Desire, 1987 (Best Director, Cannes International Film Festival), Aufzeichnungen zu Kleiderund Stadten, 1989, Until the End of the World, 1991, Far Away, So Close, 1993 (Cannes International Film Festival Grand Prize). Co-director Par Dela' Les Nuages, 1995, Lumiere et Compagnie, 1995, A Trick of the Light, 1996. Writer, director Beyond the Clouds, 1995, The End of Violence, 1997, Willie Nelson at the Teatro, 1998, Ode to Cologne: A Rock 'N' Roll Film, 2002, The Soul of a Man, 2003, Land of Plenty, 2004, Don't Come Knocking, 2005.Director, producer The Million Dollar Hotel, 2000. Producer Half the Rent, 2002, June Moon, 2002, Fools, 2003. Executive producer La Torcedura, 2004, Musica cubana, 2004.Author: Emotion Pictures, 1986, Written in the West, 1987, Die Logik de Bilder, 1988, The Act of Seeing, 1992, Million Dollar Hotel, 1999, Buena Vista Social Club, 1999.
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