Oskar Roehler

Oskar Roehler (born 21 January 1959) is a German film director, screenwriter and journalist. He was born in Starnberg, the son of writers Gisela Elsner and Klaus Roehler. Since the mid-1980s, he has been working as a screenwriter, for, among others, Niklaus Schilling, Christoph Schlingensief and Mark Schlichter. Since the early 1990s, he has also been working as a film director. For his film No Place to Go he won the Deutscher Filmpreis. His 2010 film Jew Suss: Rise and Fall was nominated for the Golden Bear at the 60th Berlin International Film Festival.[1]

Oskar Roehler
Oskar Roehler auf dem Erlanger Poetenfest 2015.jpg
Roehler in 2015
Born (1959-01-21) 21 January 1959 (age 62)
Starnberg, West Germany
OccupationFilm director, screenwriter, journalist
Years active1980s–present

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  1. ^ "Hollywood Reporter: Berlin festival unveils full lineup". hollywoodreporter.com. Archived from the original on 5 February 2010. Retrieved 11 February 2010.

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