Tom Tykwer

Film Director / Film Producer / Screenwriter / Composer / Cinematographer | * 05/23/1965 (56) | Wuppertal (Germany)
Tom Tykwer (German: [ˈtɪkvɐ]; born 23 May 1965) is a German film director, producer, screenwriter, and composer. He is best known internationally for directing the thriller films Run Lola Run (1998), Heaven (2002), Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006), and The International (2009). He collaborated with The Wachowskis as co-director for the science fiction film Cloud Atlas (2012) and the Netflix series Sense8 (2015–2018). Tykwer is also well known as the co-creator of The Internationally acclaimed German television series ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Documentaries | Romance / Love

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Awards & Nominations for Tom Tykwer

German Film Award European Film Award for Best Film European Film Award - People's Choice Award for Best Director European Film Academy People's Choice Award for Best European Film

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Movies with Tom Tykwer as Actor(8)

TV Shows/Series with Tom Tykwer as Actor(6)

as himself1997 Taff
as himself1995 Kulturzeit
as himself1979 NDR Talk Show
as himself1974 III nach neun

Movies with Tom Tykwer as Crew(55)

Directing/Director2016 A Hologram for the King
Sound/Original Music Composer2016 A Hologram for the King
Writing/Screenplay2016 A Hologram for the King
Production/Producer2013 Forgive but never forget
Directing/Director2012 Rosakinder
Directing/Director2012 Cloud Atlas
Production/Producer2012 Cloud Atlas
Sound/Music2012 Cloud Atlas
Writing/Screenplay2012 Cloud Atlas
Directing/Director2010 Three
Writing/Screenplay2010 Three
Crew/Supervising Technical Director2010 Soul boy
Production/Producer2010 Soul boy
Directing/Director2009 The International
Sound/Original Music Composer2009 The International
Crew/Thanks2009 Inglourious Basterds
Production/Producer2007 The Heart Is a Dark Forest
Production/Producer2006 A Friend of Mine
Directing/Director2006 Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
Sound/Original Music Composer2006 Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
Writing/Screenplay2006 Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
Directing/Director2006 Paris, Je T'Aime
Writing/Writer2006 Paris, Je T'Aime
Directing/Director2004 True
Sound/Original Music Composer2004 True
Writing/Screenplay2004 True
Production/Producer2004 Soundless
Crew/Thanks2004 Downfall
Directing/Director2002 Heaven
Directing/Director2000 The Princess and the Warrior
Sound/Original Music Composer2000 The Princess and the Warrior
Writing/Screenplay2000 The Princess and the Warrior
Production/Producer1999 Gigantic
Directing/Director1998 Run Lola Run
Sound/Original Music Composer1998 Run Lola Run
Writing/Screenplay1998 Run Lola Run
Writing/Screenplay1997 Life Is All You Get
Directing/Director1997 Wintersleepers
Sound/Original Music Composer1997 Wintersleepers
Writing/Screenplay1997 Wintersleepers
Directing/Director1993 Deadly Maria
Production/Producer1993 Deadly Maria
Sound/Original Music Composer1993 Deadly Maria
Writing/Screenplay1993 Deadly Maria
Directing/Director1992 Epilog
Sound/Music1992 Epilog
Writing/Writer1992 Epilog
Directing/Director1990 Because
Sound/Music1990 Because
Writing/Writer1990 Because

TV Shows/Series with Tom Tykwer as Crew(6)

Directing/Director2017 Babylon Berlin
Writing/Writer2017 Babylon Berlin
Production/Executive Producer2017 Babylon Berlin
Sound/Original Music Composer2017 Babylon Berlin
Creator/Creator2017 Babylon Berlin
Directing/Director2015 Sense8

Citizenship: Germany
Born: Sunday, 05/23 1965 (May) in Wuppertal (Germany) (current age: 56 years + 120 days)
Zodiac sign: Gemini (Chinese zodiac sign: Snake)
Languages: German (DE)
Member of: Academy of Arts, Berlin, Deutsche Filmakademie
Tom Tykwer frequently works together with these people:
Frank Griebe (15x, Crew)
Johnny Klimek (11x, Crew)
Lana Wachowski (10x, Crew)
Stefan Arndt (10x, Crew)
Uli Hanisch (7x, Crew)
Maria Köpf (7x, Crew)
Reinhold Heil (7x, Crew)
Heike Makatsch (6x, Actress)
Katarina Witt (6x, Actress)
Carsten Richter (5x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:12193, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 08/22/2021