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Wolfgang Petersen (born 14 March 1941) is a German film director and screenwriter. He was nominated for two Academy Awards for the 1981 World War II submarine warfare film Das Boot (1981). His other films include The NeverEnding Story (1984), Enemy Mine (1985), In the Line of Fire (1993), Outbreak (1995), Air Force One (1997), The Perfect Storm (2000), Troy (2004), and Poseidon (2006).
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# Fact 1 Directed one Oscar nominated performance: John Malkovich in In the Line of Fire (1993). 2 Was offered the chance to direct The Sum of All Fears (2002), but declined. 3 Attended the 'Deutsche Film und Fernseh Akademie Berlin' (DFFB) from 1966 to 1970. 4 Father of Daniel Petersen. 5 Got to know his second wife, Maria-Antoinette Borgel, during the shooting of Smog (1973), where she worked as a script girl. 6 Broke into the entertainment industry in 1960 with the Hamburg Ernest Deutsch Theater as an assistant director. 7 Received the "Bayerischer Verdienstorden" (Bavaria's highest decoration) on 17 July 2003. 8 Speaks English and German fluently.
# Quote 1 Theaters are always going to be around, and doing fine. With computers and technology, we're becoming more and more secluded from each other. And the movie theater is one of the last places where we can still gather and experience something together. I don't think the desire for that magic will ever go away.
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Year Award Ceremony Nomination Movie Award shared with 2007 Golden Camera Golden Camera, Germany 25th Anniversary Camera Das Boot (1981) 2001 ShoWest Award ShoWest Convention, USA Director of the Year 1999 Golden Camera Golden Camera, Germany Success in Hollywood 1997 Bambi Bambi Awards Direction Air Force One (1997) 1995 Bambi Bambi Awards Film - International Outbreak (1995) 1986 C.S.T. Award Avoriaz Fantastic Film Festival Enemy Mine (1985) 1986 Antennae II Award Avoriaz Fantastic Film Festival Enemy Mine (1985) 1984 Bambi Bambi Awards Film - National Die unendliche Geschichte (1984) · Bernd Eichinger (producer) · Giorgio Moroder (composer) 1982 Bavarian Film Award Bavarian Film Awards Best Director (Regiepreis) Das Boot (1981) 1974 Film Award in Gold German Film Awards Best New Direction (Beste Nachwuchsregie) Einer von uns beiden (1974) Nominated Awards Nominated awards Nominated awards
Year Award Ceremony Nomination Movie Award shared with 1991 Critics Award Deauville Film Festival Shattered (1991) 1986 Hugo Hugo Awards Best Dramatic Presentation Enemy Mine (1985) · Edward Khmara (screenplay) · Barry Longyear (story) 1985 International Fantasy Film Award Fantasporto Best Film Die unendliche Geschichte (1984) 1983 Oscar Academy Awards, USA Best Director Das Boot (1981) 1983 Oscar Academy Awards, USA Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium Das Boot (1981) 1983 BAFTA Film Award BAFTA Awards Best Foreign Language Film Das Boot (1981) 1983 DGA Award Directors Guild of America, USA Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures Das Boot (1981) 1978 Gold Hugo Chicago International Film Festival Best Feature Die Konsequenz (1977)
Filmography Director Director
Title Year Status Character Vier gegen die Bank 2016 Poseidon 2006 Troy 2004 The Perfect Storm 2000 Air Force One 1997 Outbreak 1995 In the Line of Fire 1993 Shattered 1991 Das Boot 1985-1987 TV Mini-Series 6 episodes Enemy Mine 1985 The NeverEnding Story 1984 Das Boot 1981 Schwarz und weiß wie Tage und Nächte 1978 TV Movie Planübung 1977 TV Movie Die Konsequenz 1977 Tatort 1971-1977 TV Series 6 episodes Vier gegen die Bank 1976 TV Movie Hans im Glück 1976 TV Movie Stellenweise Glatteis 1975 TV Movie Die Stadt im Tal 1975 TV Mini-Series 2 episodes Aufs Kreuz gelegt 1974 TV Movie Einer von uns beiden 1974 Van der Valk und die Reichen 1973 TV Movie Smog 1973 TV Movie Anna und Totò 1972 TV Movie I Will Kill You, Wolf 1971 Der Eine - der Andere 1969 Short Ich nicht 1969 Short Die rote Fahne 1968 Documentary short Stadt auf Stelzen 1965 TV Movie Producer Producer
Title Year Status Character Vier gegen die Bank 2016 producer Poseidon 2006 producer Chicxulub 2006 Short executive producer Avenger 2006 TV Movie executive producer Troy 2004 producer The Agency 2001 TV Series executive producer - 4 episodes The Perfect Storm 2000 producer Bicentennial Man 1999 producer Instinct 1999 executive producer Red Corner 1997 executive producer Air Force One 1997 producer Outbreak 1995 producer In the Line of Fire 1993 executive producer Shattered 1991 producer Writer Writer
Title Year Status Character Shattered 1991 screenplay Das Boot TV Mini-Series 3 episodes, 1987 screenplay - 3 episodes, 1985 The NeverEnding Story 1984 screenplay Das Boot 1981 screenplay Schwarz und weiß wie Tage und Nächte 1978 TV Movie uncredited Planübung 1977 TV Movie Die Konsequenz 1977 screenplay Tatort TV Series 1 episode, 1975 by - 1 episode, 1977 Smog 1973 TV Movie additional writer - uncredited I Will Kill You, Wolf 1971 Der Eine - der Andere 1969 Short Ich nicht 1969 Short writer Actor Actor
Title Year Status Character Die Stadt im Tal 1975 TV Mini-Series Demonstrant auf dem Marktplatz (1975) (uncredited) Assistant Director Assistant Director
Title Year Status Character Kuckucksjahre 1967 TV Movie assistant director Miscellaneous Miscellaneous
Title Year Status Character Sonnabend der 1. 1970 Short contributor Thanks Thanks
Title Year Status Character Teresa 2015 TV Movie thanks Poseidon: A Ship on a Soundstage 2006 Video short special thanks In the Line of Fire: The Ultimate Sacrifice 2000 Video documentary short special thanks HBO First Look 2000 TV Series documentary special thanks - 1 episode Witnesses to the Storm 2000 Video documentary short special thanks Self Self
Title Year Status Character Reimagining the NeverEnding Story 2014 Video short Himself Stardust Hollywood - Sternenstaub und Götterwelten 2013 TV Movie documentary Himself Hollywood's Best Film Directors 2012 TV Series Himself - Interviewee / Film Director Der Bernd 2012 Documentary Himself Días de cine 2010 TV Series Himself Mein Leben 2009 TV Series documentary Himself Attacking Troy 2007 Video documentary short Himself Troy in Focus 2007 Video documentary short Himself 37 Grad 2006 TV Series documentary Himself Shipmate's Diary 2006 Video documentary short Himself Poseidon: A Ship on a Soundstage 2006 Video short Himself Poseidon: Upside Down 2006 Video short Himself Corazón de... 2006 TV Series Himself HypaSpace 2006 TV Series documentary Himself HBO First Look 1995-2006 TV Series documentary Himself / Himself - Director / Producer Hollywood Science 2006 TV Series documentary Himself Rogue Waves 2006 TV Movie documentary Himself Filmlegenden. Deutsch 2005 TV Movie documentary Himself The 100 Greatest War Films 2005 TV Movie documentary Himself Troy: From Ruins to Reality 2005 Video documentary short Himself Troy: In the Thick of Battle 2005 Video documentary short Himself The Making of 'Troy' 2004 TV Movie documentary Himself 4Pop 2004 TV Series documentary Himself Troy: An Effects Odyssey 2004 Video documentary short Himself Starbuck Holger Meins 2002 Documentary Himself Film Genre 2002 TV Series documentary Himself Michael Ballhaus - Begegnung mit dem Auge Hollywoods 2001 Documentary short Himself In the Line of Fire: Catching the Counterfeiters 2001 Video short Himself In the Line of Fire: How'd They Do That? 2001 Video short Himself Charlie Rose 2000 TV Series Himself - Guest The Directors 2000 TV Series documentary Himself Mundo VIP 2000 TV Series Himself Bernd Eichinger - Wenn das Leben zum Kino wird 2000 TV Movie documentary Creating an Emotion 2000 Video documentary short Himself Die goldene Kamera 1999 1999 TV Movie Himself One Vision 1998 Documentary Himself Hollywood, Germany 1997 TV Movie documentary Himself Ôsama no buranchi 1997 TV Series Himself The Making of 'Air Force One' 1997 Video short Himself Wolfang Petersen: Mein Weg nach Hollywood 1995 TV Short documentary In the Line of Fire: Behind the Scenes with the Secret Service 1993 TV Special documentary Himself Wetten, dass..? 1991-1993 TV Series Himself Shooting 'In the Line of Fire' 1993 TV Movie documentary Himself The Making of 'Shattered' 1991 Video short Himself Häuser auf dem Sunset Boulevard 1990 TV Movie documentary Himself Bitte umblättern 1985 TV Series documentary Himself Treffpunkt Kino 1985 TV Series documentary Himself 60 Millionen für Phantásien - Wie die 'unendliche Geschichte' ins Kino kam 1984 TV Movie documentary Himself (uncredited) Na sowas! 1983 TV Series Himself The 55th Annual Academy Awards 1983 TV Special Himself - Nominee: Best Director & Best Adapted Screenplay Das ist Ihr Leben 1979 TV Series Himself Archive Footage Archive Footage