Don Bohlinger
Writer
 

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D-80333 München

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ResidenceLos Angeles
LanguagesEnglish
 
FILMOGRAPHY (Selection)
20163 WAY JUNCTION
Feature
Production: Jürgen Bollmeyer Filmproduktion
Screenplay: Don Bohlinger, Jürgen Bollmeyer, Jessica Hundley
Director: Jürgen Bollmeyer
2015SWIMMING WITH THE SHARKS
Production: Construction
Screenplay
based on the novel "Unter Haien" by Nele Neuhaus
2014DER ISLAND-KRIMI - TOD DER ELFENFRAU
ARD/Degeto
Production: ndF
Screenplay: Don Bohlinger, Nils-Morten Osburg
Director: Till Endemann
 DER ISLAND-KRIMI - DER TOTE IM WESTFJORD
ARD/Degeto
Production: ndF
Screenplay: Don Bohlinger, Nils-Morten Osburg
Director: Till Endemann
23th Internationales Filmfest Oldenburg - International Premiere (2016)
2013AFFAIR OF STATE
Sat.1
Production: Producers at Work
Screenplay: Don Bohlinger, James Dutcher
Director: Michael Rowitz
2011-2012DAS JERUSALEM SYNDROM
ARD
Production: MOOVIE
Screenplay: Don Bohlinger
Rewrite: Martin Rauhaus
Director: Dror Zahavi
 DIE THERAPIE
Production: Odeon Pictures
Screenplay
Based on the novel by Sebastian Fitzek
 CLIFFHANGER
Production: GTV/Gétévé
Screenplay
Director: Abel Ferry
2010OPERATION SHAMROCK
Feature
Production: ndF, Paradox Pictures
Screenplay in development
FFA screenplay funding
2008THE GOOD DOCTOR
Feature
Production: EIKON Media
Script Consulting
Based on the novel by Damon Galgut
2007-2008FLUG IN DIE NACHT - DAS UNGLÜCK VON ÜBERLINGEN
ARD/SWR/SF Schweizer Fernsehen
Production: Maran Film, C-Films
Screenplay: Don Bohlinger, Till Endemann
Director: Till Endemann
Bayerischer Fernsehpreis - Special Award Director (2010)
Adolf-Grimme-Preis - Nomination (2010)
FernsehfilmFestival Baden-Baden - Screenplay Special Award (2009)

2006NUR EIN KLEINES BISSCHEN SCHWANGER
Sat.1
Production: UFA Fernsehproduktion
Screenplay: Don Bohlinger, Stuart Courtney
Director: Lars Montag
 DAS JÜNGSTE GERICHT
RTL
Production: Lisa Film
Screenplay
Director: Urs Egger
2 x 90 min
2005TORNADO
Pro Sieben
Production: teamWorx
Screenplay
Director: Andreas Linke
2 x 90 min
 POPP DICH SCHLANK!
Pro Sieben
Production: Studio Hamburg
Screenplay: Don Bohlinger, James Dutcher
Director: Christoph Schrewe
2004-2005DER GEHEIMNISVOLLE SCHATZ VON TROJA
Sat.1
Production: teamWorx
Screenplay
Director: Dror Zahavi
2 x 90 min
2004MARIA KOMMT
Pro Sieben
Production: Studio Hamburg
Screenplay
Director: Christoph Schrewe
2003SKILLER
Production: Müller&Seelig Filmproduktion
Rewrite
 THE RETURN OF THE DANCING MASTER
ARD/Degeto/ORF
Production: Lisa Film
Rewrite
Director: Urs Egger
Based on the novel by Henning Mankell
2 x 90 min
 ENDLICH SEX!
Pro Sieben
Production: Ziegler Film
Screenplay: Don Bohlinger, Stuart Courtney
Director: Klaus Knoesel
2002LOVERS & FRIENDS
Pro Sieben
Production: Filmpool
Screenplay: Don Bohlinger, James Dutcher
Director: Christoph Schrewe
2001DIE NACHT, IN DER GANZ EHRLICH ÜBERHAUPT NIEMAND SEX HATTE
Pro Sieben
Production: Filmpool
Screenplay: Don Bohlinger, James Dutcher
Director: Christoph Schrewe
 DIE ERPRESSUNG - EIN TEUFLISCHER PAKT
Sat.1
Production: ndF
Screenplay
Director: Stefan Krohmer
2000THE EXPERIMENT
Feature (Distributor: Senator)
Production: Fanes Film
Screenplay: Don Bohlinger, Christoph Darnstädt, Mario Giordano
Director: Oliver Hirschbiegel
Bayerischer Filmpreis - Best Screenplay (2000)
 RENT A BABY
Pro Sieben
Production: Filmpool
Screenplay
Director: Christoph Schrewe
1999LIEBESENGEL
Sat.1
Production: Studio Hamburg
Rewrite
Director: Uwe Janson
 SEX ODER LIEBE?
Pro Sieben
Production: Filmpool
Screenplay
Director: Christoph Schrewe
1998ELLES
Feature
Screenplay: Don Bohlinger, Luís Galvão Teles
Director: Luís Galvão Teles
1997-1998TODFEINDE - DIE FALSCHE ENTSCHEIDUNG
Pro Sieben
Production: Film-Line
Screenplay
Director: Oliver Hirschbiegel
Bayerischer Fernsehpreis - Best Director (1999)
1996THE TOURIST
Pro Sieben
Production: Film-Line
Screenplay
Director: Urs Egger
1995LOVE GAMES
Production: Action Productions
Screenplay: Don Bohlinger, Stuart Courtney
1993-1994THE THREE WISHES
Production: Samsa Films, Luxembourg
Screenplay
1993BECOMING MOTHER
Screenplay: Don Bohlinger, Stuart Courtney
1991-1992DANNY'S INFERNO
Screenplay: Don Bohlinger, James Nathan
1990-1991SMOKESCREEN
Production: Stonebridge Entertainment
Screenplay: Don Bohlinger, James Nathan
1988-1989LITTLE GENERALS
Production: Tapestry Films
Screenplay
1988FREDDY´S NIGHTMARES - A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET
Production: Lorimar Television
Screenplay: Don Bohlinger, James Nathan
1987-1988BLOOD SISTERS
Production: Jay Harris Productions
Screenplay: Don Bohlinger, James Nathan
1987THE KILLING TIME
Production: Tapestry Films
Screenplay: Don Bohlinger, James Nathan
Director: Rick King
 
 
BIOGRAPHICAL DETAILS
2008Professor for screenplay in the USC/Los Angeles
1988-1998Numerous teaching missions in Barcelona, Berlin, Los Angeles, European film College, etc.
1987-1996Associate Professor, screenwriting, University of Southern California
1986-1987Adjunct Professor, screenwriting, University of Bridgeport
1981-1984Columbia University, Film Division, Master of fine Arts, Directing & Screenwriting
Writes in English