TITLE

German pics honed helmer's edge

AUTHOR(S)
Kingsley, Simon
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;4/27/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 18, pA4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that German-born American director Wolfgang Petersen trained on German films and television programs. His 1973 film "Smog" won the Prix Italia and the Futura Silver Award in Berlin, Germany. In 1974, he won the German Film Award for newcomer director. He learned suspense-telling skills on the "Scene of the Crime" television series. His miniseries "Das Boot" launched his international career.
ACCESSION #
20657009

 

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