Margarethe von Trotta
Director
 

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Theresienstr. 31
D-80333 München

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ResidenceParis
LanguagesGerman, English, French, Italian
 
FILMOGRAPHY (Selection)
2017THE ODD COUPLE
Feature
Production: Heimatfilm
Screenplay: Pam Katz
Director: Margarethe von Trotta
2015DER BLAUE REITER
Feature
Production: H&V Entertainment
Writer and Director
2013-2014DIE ABHANDENE WELT
Feature (Distributor: Concorde Filmverleih)
Production: Clasart Film- und Fernsehproduktion
Writer and Director
2012HANNAH ARENDT
Feature (Distributor: Filmwelt)
Production: Heimatfilm
Screenplay: Margarethe von Trotta, Pam Katz
Director: Margarethe von Trotta
Deutscher Filmpreis LOLA (silber) - Best Picture (2013)
Deutscher Filmpreis LOLA - Nominated for Best Director (2013)
Deutscher Filmpreis LOLA - Nominated for Best Screenplay (2013)
Deutscher Filmpreis LOLA - Nominated for Best Actress (2013)
Deutscher Filmpreis LOLA - Nominated for Best Costume Design (2013)
Deutscher Filmpreis LOLA - Nominated for Best Makeup (2013)
Gilde-Filmpreis - Best Picture (2013)
Deutscher Regiepreis Metropolis - Best Director Cinema (2013)
Bayerischer Filmpreis - Best Actress (2012)

2010LA FUGA DI TERESA
Rai
Production: Ciao Ragazzi s.r.l.
Director
2009DIE SCHWESTER
ARD/HR
Production: HR
Director
2007-2008VISION - AUS DEM LEBEN DER HILDEGARD VON BINGEN
Feature (Distributor: Concorde Film)
Production: Clasart Film
Writer and Director
2006TATORT - UNTER UNS
ARD/HR
Production: HR
Director
2005I AM THE OTHER WOMAN
Feature (Distributor: Concorde Film)
Production: Clasart Film
Director
2003THE OTHER WOMAN
ARD/WDR
Production: Cinecentrum
Director
2002-2003ROSENSTRASSE
Feature (Distributor: Concorde Film)
Production: Letterbox
Writer and Director
David di Donatello - Best European Picture (2004)
Mostra internazionale d'arte cinematografica di Venezia - Best Actress (2003)
Mostra internazionale d'arte cinematografica di Venezia - SIGNIS-Award (2003)
Mostra internazionale d'arte cinematografica di Venezia - UNICEF-Award (2003)

1999-2000JAHRESTAGE
ARD/Degeto
Production: Eikon Film
Director
4 episodes, 90 min each
1998MIT 50 KÜSSEN MÄNNER ANDERS
ARD/Degeto
Production: Ziegler Film
Director
 DUNKLE TAGE
ARD/WDR
Production: Colonia Media
Writer and Director
1997WINTERKIND
ARD/WDR
Production: Colonia Media
Director
1994DAS VERSPRECHEN
Feature (Distributor: Concorde Film)
Production: Bioskop Film
Screenplay: Margarethe von Trotta, Peter Schneider, Felice Laudadio
Director: Margarethe von Trotta
Academy Awards - German Submission (1995)
Bayerischer Filmpreis - Best Director (1995)

1993IL LUNGO SILENZIO
Feature (Distributor: Paramount Pictures)
Production: Bioskop Film, Nil Film
Director
Globo d'oro - Best Screenplay (1993)
Globo d'oro - Best Actress (1993)
Globo d'oro - Best Original Score (1993)
Festival des Films du Monde de Montréal - Best Actress (1993)
Festival des Films du Monde de Montréal - Air Canada Award (1993)
Festival des Films du Monde de Montréal - Ecumenical Jury Award (1993)

1990L'AFRICANA
Feature (Distributor: Verlag der Autoren)
Production: Bioskop Film
Writer and Director
Mostra internazionale d’arte cinematografica di Venezia - Critics' Award Best Actress (1990)
1988PAURA E AMORE
Feature (Distributor: Concorde Film)
Production: Bioskop Film
Screenplay: Dacia Maraini, Margarethe von Trotta
Director: Margarethe von Trotta
1987FELIX (EPISODE EVA)
Feature (Distributor: Verlag der Autoren)
Production: Futura Filmproduktion
Directors: Christel Buschmann, Helke Sander, Helma Sanders-Brahms, Margarethe von Trotta
1985ROSA LUXEMBURG
Feature (Distributor: Concorde Film)
Production: Bioskop Film
Writer and Director
Festival de Cannes - Best Actress (1986)
Deutscher Filmpreis LOLA (gold) - Best Picture (1986)
Deutscher Filmpreis LOLA - Best Actress (1986)
Gilde-Filmpreis (1986)

1983SHEER MADNESS
Feature (Distributor: Verlag der Autoren)
Production: Bioskop Film
Writer and Director
1981DIE BLEIERNE ZEIT
Feature (Distributor: Verlag der Autoren)
Production: Bioskop Film
Writer and Director
Deutscher Filmpreis LOLA (gold) - Best Picture (1982)
Deutscher Filmpreis LOLA - Best Actress (1982)
Deutscher Filmpreis LOLA - Special Award (1982)
David di Donatello - Best Foreign Language Director (1982)
Mostra internazionale d’arte cinematografica di Venezia - Golden Lion (1981)
Mostra internazionale d’arte cinematografica di Venezia - FIPRESCI-Award (1981)
Mostra internazionale d’arte cinematografica di Venezia - Best Actress (1981)
Chicago International Film Festival - Gold Hugo (1981)
Valladolid International Film Festival - Special Mention (1981)
Cinema Nuovo Award - Best Screenplay (1981)

 SISTERS, OR THE BALANCE OF HAPPINESS
Feature (Distributor: Verlag der Autoren)
Production: Bioskop Film
Writer and Director
SISTERS, OR THE BALANCE OF HAPPINESS Festival National du Film Hyères les Palmiers - Best Picture (1977)
Sceaux Film Festival - Best Picture (1979)
Deutscher Filmpreis - Best Actress (1979)

1978THE SECOND AWAKENING OF CHRISTA KLAGES
Feature (Distributor: Verlag der Autoren)
Production: Bioskop Film
Writer and Director
THE SECOND AWAKENING OF CHRISTA KLAGES Deutscher Filmpreis LOLA (silver) - Best Picture (1977)
Deutscher Filmpreis LOLA - Best Actress (1977)
OCIC Award - Best Picture (1977)
Internationale Filmfestspiele Berlin (1977)

1975THE LOST HONOR OF KATHARINA BLUM
Feature (Distributor: Paramount)
Production: Bioskop Film
Buch und Regie: Volker Schlöndorff, Margarethe von Trotta
THEATRE
1997LULU
Staatstheater Stuttgart
Director
 
 
BIOGRAPHICAL DETAILS
2016Herbert-Strate-Award for her lifetime achievement
2013Herbert-Strate-Award for her lifetime achievement
2012Honorary Prize of the Bavarian prime minister for her lifetime achievement on the occasion of the Bavarian Film Awards
 Leo-Baeck-Medal
2010Star on the Boulevard of Stars in Berlin, Germany
2004Honorary Prize of the Hessian prime minister for special services in the film and television industry
Member of the European Film Academy
 Drama school in Munich, Germany, after that she worked as film and theatre actress (with Fassbinder, Schlöndorff, Achternbusch et al.)
 Studied German and Romance Language in Munich, Germany, and Paris, France