Michael Gutmann
Writer, Director
 

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ResidenceMünchen
LanguagesGerman, English
 
FILMOGRAPHY (Selection)
2013MÜNCHEN MORD II - DIE HÖLLE BIN ICH
ZDF
Production: TV60
Director
2012LOTTE LENYA
WDR
Production: teamWorx
2 x 90 min
2011BAMBERGER REITER
BR
Production: TV60
Director
Deutscher FernsehKrimi-Preis - Nomination (2013)
Filmfest München - Neues Deutsches Fernsehen (2012)

2009DIE MITTAGSFRAU
Feature
Production: UFA Cinema
Based on the novel by Julia Franck
 DIE LETZTEN 30 JAHRE
ARD/WDR
Production: Hofmann & Voges
Director
Deutscher Fernsehpreis - Nominated for Best TV Movie (2010)
2007-2008MARCEL REICH-RANICKI - MEIN LEBEN
ARD/WDR
Production: Trebitsch Entertainment
Screenplay: Michael Gutmann
Director: Dror Zahavi
Based on the biography by Marcel Reich-Ranicki
2007TATORT - DER OIDE DEPP
ARD/BR
Production: TV60
Director
2006TATORT - DAS NAMENLOSE MÄDCHEN
ARD/NDR
Production: Studio Hamburg
Director
2005-2006KRABAT
Feature (Distributor: Twentieth Century Fox)
Production: Claussen+Wöbke+Putz
Screenplay: Michael Gutmann, Marco Kreuzpaintner
Director: Marco Kreuzpaintner
Based on the novel by Otfried Preußler
Bayerischer Filmpreis - Best Children's Movie (2008)
2005DER MALER BERND PFARR
Writer and Director
Documentary Feature
2003-2004DENK ICH AN DEUTSCHLAND... - FAMILIENREISE
BR
Production: Megaherz
Writer and Director
Documentary Feature
2002-2003LICHTER
Feature (Distributor: Prokino)
Production: Claussen+Putz
Screenplay: Michael Gutmann, Hans-Christian Schmid
Director: Hans-Christian Schmid
Bayerischer Filmpreis - Best Screenplay (2004)
Bayerischer Filmpreis - Best Picture (2004)

2000-2001HERZ IM KOPF
Feature (Distributor: Constantin)
Production: Claussen+Putz
Screenplay: Michael Gutmann, Hans-Christian Schmid
Director: Michael Gutmann
1999CRAZY
Feature (Distributor: Constantin)
Production: Claussen+Putz
Screenplay: Michael Gutmann, Hans-Christian Schmid
Director: Hans-Christian Schmid
Based on the novel by Benjamin Lebert
1998GLATTEIS
ARD/NDR
Production: Gemini Film
Director
199723 - NICHTS IST SO WIE ES SCHEINT
Feature (Distributor: Constantin)
Production: Claussen+Putz
Screenplay: Michael Gutmann, Hans-Christian Schmid
Director: Hans-Christian Schmid
1996NUR FÜR EINE NACHT
ZDF
Production: Claussen+Putz
Screenplay: Michael Gutmann, Hans-Christian Schmid
Director: Michael Gutmann
Goldener Löwe - Best Screenplay (1996)
Adolf-Grimme-Preis - Best Screenplay (1996)
Adolf-Grimme-Preis - Best Director (1996)

1995-1996ROHE OSTERN
Feature (Distributor: Concorde)
Production: H & V Entertainment, Tele München, RTL2
Director
 NACH FÜNF IM URWALD
Feature (Distributor: Senator Film)
Production: Claussen+Putz
Writer and Director: Hans-Christian Schmid
Contributing Writer
1994TATORT - DER KÖNIG KEHRT ZURÜCK
ARD/NDR
Production: Studio Hamburg
Screenplay: Michael Gutmann, Felix Mitterer
Director: Michael Gutmann
 
 
BIOGRAPHICAL DETAILS
1956Born
 Professor of Scriptwriting at University of Television and Film in Munich, Germany (since 2005)
 Freelance Writer and Comic Artist, published short stories, comics and cartoons ("Titanic", "Kowalski", "Hinz & Kunz" et al.)
 Studied at University of Television and Film in Munich, Germany
 Studied at Goethe University in Frankfurt, Germany, to become a teacher of Arts and German Language