Michael Verhoeven

Michael Verhoeven

Darsteller, Regie, Drehbuch, Schnitt, Produzent
*13.07.1938 Berlin

Biography

Michael Verhoeven was born in Berlin in 1938 and studied Medicine in Berlin and Munich. He completed the state medical examination in 1966 and qualified as a doctor in 1969. He appeared as an actor on the stage and screen from the early 1950s to the early 60s and has worked as a screenwriter, producer and director since 1967, having set up his own company Sentana Filmproduktion with wife Senta Berger in 1965.

He has received domestic and international awards for films like "O.K." (1970), "A Terrific Exit" ("Sonja schafft die Wirklichkeit ab oder Ein ziemlich starker Abgang", 1973), "Sunday Children" ("Sonntagskinder", 1979), and "The White Rose" ("Die weisse Rose", 1982). His 1989 film "The Nasty Girl" ("Das schreckliche Maedchen") was nominated for both the Academy Award and Golden Globe and won a Silver Bear in Berlin in 1990 as well as a BAFTA Award in 1992. After that, he made "My Mother"s Courage" ("Mutters Courage", 1995), "Zimmer mit Fruehstueck" (TV, 1999), "Enthuellung einer Ehe" (TV, 2000) which won two awards at the FIPA Biarritz in 2001, "The Unknown Soldier - What Did You Do in the War, Dad?" ("Der unbekannte Soldat", 2006) and "Human Failure" ("Menschliches Versagen", 2008).

Source: German Films Service & Marketing GmbH

Filmography

2016 Willkommen bei den Hartmanns
Producer
 
2014 Glückskind
Director, Screenplay
 
2013/2014 Let’s Go!
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
2011 Heißkalte Seele
Director
 
2009/2010 Spur der Bären - 60 Jahre Berlinale
Participation
 
2009-2011 Die zweite Hinrichtung - Amerika und die Todesstrafe
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
2007/2008 Menschliches Versagen
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
2007/2008 Vergeben, nicht vergessen
Cast, Director
 
2007 Münchner (Filmfest-) Geschichten
Participation
 
2005/2006 Der unbekannte Soldat
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
2003/2004 Die Spieler
Director
 
2002/2003 Die Verhoevens
Participation
 
2002/2003 Die schnelle Gerdi und die Hauptstadt
Cast, Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
2002-2004 René Deltgen - Der sanfte Rebell
Participation
 
2001/2002 Die kleine Schwester. Die Weiße Rose - ein Vermächtnis
Director, Screenplay
 
2000 Der Fall Liebl
Director
 
1999/2000 Enthüllung einer Ehe
Director, Screenplay
 
1999/2000 Zimmer mit Frühstück
Director
 
1998 George Tabori - Theater ist Leben
Director
 
1996 Bayerischer Filmpreis 1995. Verleihung im Cuvilliés Theater München
Participation
 
1994/1995 Mutters Courage
Cast, Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
1993 Eine unheilige Liebe
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
1990 Schlaraffenland
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
1990 Das Mädchen und die Stadt
Director
 
1989 Das schreckliche Mädchen
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
1987/1988 Semmelweis Ignaz - Arzt der Frauen
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
1986/1987 Gundas Vater
Director, Producer
 
1986/1987 Gegen die Regel
Director
 
1985/1986 Killing Cars
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
1985/1986 Stinkwut
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
1984 Das Tor zum Glück
Director, Producer
 
1983 Die Spider Murphy Gang
Screenplay, Producer
 
1983 Liebe Melanie
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
1982 Die Mutprobe
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
1981/1982 Die weiße Rose
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
1980 Die Ursache
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
1979/1980 Am Südhang
Director, Producer
 
1979/1980 Sonntagskinder
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
1978 Edith und Marlene
Director
 
1978 1982: Gutenbach
Director
 
1978 Verführungen
Director
 
1977/1978 Das Männerquartett
Director, Screenplay
 
1976 Gefundenes Fressen
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
1975 Die Herausforderung
Director, Producer
 
1975 MitGift
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
1973 Coiffeur
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
1973 Ein unheimlich starker Abgang
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
1973 Über die Jahre
Director
 
1971/1972 Kressin und der Mann mit dem gelben Koffer
Director
 
1971 Kellner Windeck
Cast
 
1971 Bonbons
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
1970 Wer im Glashaus liebt... Der Graben
Director, Screenplay, Editing, Producer
 
1970 o.k.
Cast, Director, Screenplay, Editing
 
1970 Strandkörbe
Director, Editing
 
1969/1970 Dr. Meinhardts trauriges Ende
Cast, Director
 
1969/1970 Der Bettenstudent oder: Was mach' ich mit den Mädchen?
Director
 
1969 Ludwig auf Freiersfüßen
Cast
 
1968/1969 Tische
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
1968/1969 Engelchen macht weiter, hoppe - hoppe Reiter
Director
 
1968 Was ihr wollt
Cast
 
1967 Paarungen
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
1966 Onkel Filser - Allerneueste Lausbubengeschichten
Cast
 
1965 Blumen für Zimmer 19
Cast
 
1964 Die Herren von der Presse
Cast
 
1964 Lausbubengeschichten
Cast
 
1963 Der Blinde
Cast
 
1963 Jack und Jenny
Cast
 
1963 Das Haus in Montevideo
Cast
 
1963 Der Liebesdienst
Cast
 
1963 Der Geisterzug
Cast
 
1962 Ein Buch mit Kapiteln
Cast
 
1961/1962 Wenn beide schuldig werden
Cast
 
1961 Ich kann nicht länger schweigen
Cast
 
1960 Mit 17 weint man nicht
Cast
 
1959/1960 Ein Student ging vorbei
Cast
 
1959/1960 Der Jugendrichter
Cast
 
1959 Der Mann im Manne
Cast
 
1959 Blühende Träume
Cast
 
1959 So angelt man keinen Mann
Cast
 
1959 ...und noch frech dazu!
Cast
 
1958 Der Pauker
Cast
 
1955/1956 Vor 100 Jahren fing es an
Cast
 
1955 Admiral Bobby
Cast
 
1955 Griff nach den Sternen
Cast
 
1954/1955 Marianne
Cast
 
1954 Das fliegende Klassenzimmer
Cast