Dennis Gansel
Writer, Director
 

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ResidenceBerlin
LanguagesGerman, English
 
FILMOGRAPHY (Selection)
2016-2017JIM BUTTON AND LUKE THE ENGINE DRIVER
Feature (Distributor: Warner Bros.)
Production: Rat Pack
Director
2014MECHANIC: RESURRECTION
Feature
Production: Chartoff-Winkler Productions, Millennium Films
Director
2010-2011THE FOURTH STATE
Feature (Distributor: Universal)
Production: UFA Cinema
Writer and Director
2009WE ARE THE NIGHT
Feature (Distributor: Constantin)
Production: Rat Pack Filmproduktion
Writer: Jan Berger
Idea and Director: Dennis Gansel
2006-2007THE WAVE
Feature (Distributor: Constantin)
Production: Rat Pack Filmproduktion
Screenplay: Dennis Gansel, Peter Thorwarth
Director: Dennis Gansel
THE WAVE Sundance Film Festival - International Competition (2008)
Deutscher Filmpreis LOLA (bronze) - Best Screenplay (2008)

2003-2004BEFORE THE FALL
Feature (Distributor: Constantin)
Production: Olga Film
Screenplay: Dennis Gansel, Maggie Peren
Director: Dennis Gansel
BEFORE THE FALL Giffoni International Film Festival - Golden Gryphon Award Best Film (2005)
Giffoni International Film Festival - Arca Award Best Film (2005)
Compiègne Film Festival - Audience Award (2005)
Rencontres Cinematographiques Cannes - Audience Award (2005)
Bayerischer Filmpreis - Best Director (2004)
Europa Cinema International Film Festival Viareggio - Best Film (2004)
Hamptons International Film Festival - Audience Award (2004)
Bundesfilmpreis - Best unfilmed Screenplay (2003)

2000GIRLS ON TOP
Feature (Distributor: Constantin)
Production: Olga Film
Director
1999RAF-PHANTOM
Pro Sieben
Production: Indigo Film
Screenplay: Dennis Gansel, Maggie Peren
Director: Dennis Gansel
RAF-PHANTOM Adolf-Grimme-Preis (2001)
Jupiter Award - Best TV Movie (2000)
3sat-Zuschauerpreis (2000)

1998IM AUFTRAG DES HERRN
Short Film
Production: Filmhaus Berlin
Writer and Director
1996LIVING DEAD
Feature
Production: Vide Film
Screenplay: Dennis Gansel, Stefan Holtz
Director: Dennis Gansel
Murnau-Kurzfilmpreis (1997)
 THE WRONG TRIP
Short Film
Production: Vide Film
Writer and Director
Murnau-Kurzfilmpreis (1995)
OTHER PROJECTS
 NUMEROUS COMMERCIALS
 
 
BIOGRAPHICAL DETAILS
1973Born
1994-2000Studied at University of Television and Film in Munich, Germany