Bruno Ganz

BirthDay:

22 Mar 1941

BirthPlace:

Zürich-Seebach, Switzerland

Bio:

Bruno Ganz debuted at the theatre in 1961 and gained there a good reputation as a solid, young actor. In 1970 he founded with Peter Stein the theatre company "Schaubuehne" of Berlin. His debut at the movies was early and unsuccessful during the decade of 1960. His talent as a reflexive actor with tendencies towards introspection was widely known after Summer Guests (1976).
Filmography

Actor ( 114 credits )

The House That Jack Built (2018) Verge
Golem: The Return (2017)
The Party (2017)
Heidi (2015) Alpöhi
Amnesia (2015) Bruno - le grand-père de Jo
Giovanni Segantini: Magie des Lichts (2015) (voice)
A Borrowed Identity (2014) Damiel (voice) (archive footage) (uncredited)
In Order of Disappearance (2014) Papa
Night Train to Lisbon (2013) Older Jorge O'Kelly
The Counselor (2013) Diamond Dealer
Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhaas (2013) The Governor
Final Cut: Ladies and Gentlemen (2012) (archive footage)
Sport de filles (2011) Franz Mann
Das Geheimnis unseres Waldes (2011) Narrator (voice)
Unknown (2011) Ernst Jürgen
The Frollo Show (2011)  Hitler (6 episodes, 2011-2014)
Brot (2011) Mann
Colors in the Dark (2010) Fred
Der grosse Kater (2010) Kater
The End Is My Beginning (2010) Tiziano Terzani
Taxiphone: El Mektoub (2010)
Julia's Disappearance (2009) John
The Dust of Time (2008) Jacob
The Reader (2008) Professor Rohl
The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008) Horst Herold
Stairway to Nowhere (2008) Brot Darsteller
One Who Set Forth: Wim Wenders' Early Years (2007) Himself
Youth Without Youth (2007) Professor Stanciulescu
The Ode to Joy (2006) Kurt Heinrich
Vitus (2006) Grandfather
Pablo G. del Amo, un montador de ilusiones (2005) Peter (archive footage)
Nicolas Bouvier, 22th Hospital Street (2005) Narrator (voice)
Downfall (2004) Adolf Hitler
The Manchurian Candidate (2004) Delp
Alias Kurban Saïd (2004) Narrator
Luther (2003) Johann von Staupitz
4Pop (2003)  Himself (1 episode, 2004)
Unsere Besten (2003)  Himself / ... (2 episodes, 2003-2006)
Menschen bei Maischberger (2003)  Himself (1 episode, 2004)
The Power of the Past (2002) Bogliasco
Behind Me - Bruno Ganz (2002) Himself
Epoca: The Making of History (2002) Narrator (voice)
Epstein's Night (2002) Adam Rose
Bread and Tulips (2000) Fernando Girasole
Klaus Kinski - Ich bin kein Schauspieler (2000) Himself (archive footage)
WhoAfraidWolf (2000)
You Can't Go Home Again (1999) Narrator (voice)
Eternity and a Day (1998) Alexandre
Saint-Ex (1996) Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Continuarà... (1996)  Himself (1 episode, 2009)
Lumière and Company (1995) Damiel (segment "Wim Wenders")
Diario senza date (1995)
Heller Tag (1994) Georg
Faraway, So Close! (1993) Damiel
Brandnacht (1993) Peter Keller
Signé croisette (1993)  Himself (1 episode, 1998)
Le quatuor des possibles (1993) Narrator (voice)
Peter Przygodda, Schnittmeister (1993) Himself
The Absence (1992) Player
The Last Days of Chez Nous (1992) J.P.
Prague (1992) Josef
Återkomster (1992) (voice)
Children of Nature (1991) Engill
Erfolg (1991) Jacques Tüverlin
Especially on Sunday (1991) Vittorio (segment "La domenica specialmente")
Charlie Rose (1991)  Himself (1 episode, 2005)
Boulevard Bio (1991)  Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Tassilo - Ein Fall für sich (1991)  Tassilo (6 episodes, 1991)
Schrödingers kat (1990)
Undergångens arkitektur (1989) Narrator (German, subtitled English versions) (voice)
The Legendary Life of Ernest Hemingway (1989) Ezra Pound
Strapless (1989) Raymond Forbes
Bankomatt (1989) Bruno
Love of a Woman (1988) Franco Bassani
Anwalt Abel (1988)  Crusius (1 episode, 1996)
Wings of Desire (1987) Damiel
Universum (1987)  Narrator (1 episode, 1997)
El río de oro (1986) Peter
Der Pendler (1986)
Private Resistance (1985) Gustav
El trabajo de un actor (1985) Himself
Closed Circuit (1983) Faber
In the White City (1983) Paul
Killer aus Forida (1983)
War and Peace (1982)
Logik des Gefühls (1982)
Polenta (1982) Jules, le narrateur
Gedächtnis: Ein Film für Curt Bois und Bernhard Minetti (1982)
Rece do góry (1981)
La provinciale (1981) Remy
Circle of Deceit (1981) Georg Laschen
Lady of the Camelias (1981) Count Perregaux
Etwas wird sichtbar (1981)
The Inventor (1981) Jakob Nüssli
Lost and Found (1980) Werner
5% de risque (1980) David
Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979) Jonathan Harker
Return to the Beloved (1979) Dr. Stephan Kern
The Making of 'Nosferatu' (1979) Himself
Knife in the Head (1978) Hoffmann
Die linkshändige Frau (1978) Bruno
The Boys from Brazil (1978) Professor Bruckner
The American Friend (1977) Jonathan Zimmermann
The Wild Duck (1976) Gregers
The Marquise of O (1976) Der Graf
Summer Guests (1976) Jakov Shalimov
Lumiere (1976) Heinrich Grün
Der sanfte Lauf (1967) Barnhard Kral
Chikita (1962)
A Roof Over Your Head (1962) Fred Weber
The Man in the Black Derby (1960) Kammerdiener
Remember (0)
The Witness (0) Nikola Radin
Radegund (0) Judge

Director ( 1 credit )

Gedächtnis: Ein Film für Curt Bois und Bernhard Minetti (1982)