Hark Bohm

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Hark Bohm
Born (1939-05-18) 18 May 1939 (age 79)
Hamburg-Othmarschen, Germany
Occupation Actor
Film director
Years active 1967–present

Hark Bohm (born 18 May 1939) is a German actor, screenwriter, film director, playwright and former professor for cinema studies. He was born in Hamburg-Othmarschen and grew up on the island Amrum. His younger brother was the actor Marquard Bohm, who starred in some of his early films. He is most notable for his long-time collaboration with Rainer Werner Fassbinder.

His first featurefilm as a director was the German western Tschetan, der Indianerjunge shot in 1972 and starring his brother Marquard as well as his adopted son Dschingis Bowakow as Tschetan.

In 1978, he directed the film Moritz, Dear Moritz, which was entered into the 28th Berlin International Film Festival.[1] Ten years later, his film Yasemin was entered into the 38th Berlin International Film Festival.[2] In 1990, his film Herzlich willkommen was entered into the 40th Berlin International Film Festival.[3] In 1997, he was a member of the jury at the 47th Berlin International Film Festival.[4]

Selected filmography[edit]

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  1. ^ "IMDB.com: Awards for Moritz, Dear Moritz". imdb.com. Retrieved 2010-08-08. 
  2. ^ "Berlinale: 1988 Programme". berlinale.de. Retrieved 2011-03-06. 
  3. ^ "Berlinale: 1990 Programme". berlinale.de. Retrieved 2011-03-19. 
  4. ^ "Berlinale: 1997 Juries". berlinale.de. Retrieved 2012-01-07. 

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