Egon Günther

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Egon Günther
Egon Günther (1988) by Guenter Prust.jpg
Born (1927-03-30) 30 March 1927 (age 90)
Schneeberg, Saxony, Germany
Occupation Film director
Years active 1961 - 2002

Egon Günther (born 30 March 1927 in Schneeberg, Saxony) is a former German film director and writer.

His film Lotte in Weimar was nominated for the Palme d'Or at the 1975 Cannes Film Festival.[1] In 1985, his film Morenga was nominated for the Golden Bear at the 35th Berlin International Film Festival.[2] He was a member of the Socialist Unity Party of Germany.

Selected filmography[edit]


  1. ^ "Festival de Cannes: Lotte in Weimar". Archived from the original on 2012-09-26. Retrieved 2009-04-28. 
  2. ^ "Berlinale: 1985 Programme". Retrieved 2011-01-09. 

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