Early life. Wenders was born in Düsseldorf, Germany, into a traditionally Catholic family.His father, Heinrich Wenders, was a surgeon. The Dutch name "Wim" is a shortened version of the baptismal name "Wilhelm".
- Filmmaker, director, screenwriter, playwright, author, photographer
- Golden Lion, for The State of Things (1982), Golden Palm, for Paris, Texas (1984), Cannes Film Festival, Grand Jury Prize, for Faraway, So Close! (1993), Silver Bear Jury Prize, for The Million Dollar Hotel (2000)
Wim Wenders, Director: Der Himmel über Berlin. Wim Wenders is an Oscar-nominated German filmmaker who was born Ernst Wilhelm Wenders on August 14, 1945 in Düsseldorf, which then was located in the British Occupation Zone of what became the Bundesrepublik Deutschland (Federal Republic of Germany, known colloquially as West Germany until reunification).
Wim Wenders is an Oscar-nominated German filmmaker who was born Ernst Wilhelm Wenders on August 14, 1945 in Düsseldorf, which then was located in the British Occupation Zone of what became the Bundesrepublik Deutschland (Federal Republic of Germany, known colloquially as West Germany until reunification).
- Ernst Wilhelm Wenders
- 6' 3" (1.91 m)
Wim Wenders. Highest Rated: 100% Alice in the Cities (1974) Lowest Rated: 22% Submergence (2017) Birthday: Aug 14, 1945. Birthplace: Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. One of the more ...Tomatometer®Audience ScoreTitleCreditNo Score YetNo Score YetExecutive Producer82%74%Self, Director, Writer, ProducerNo Score YetNo Score YetExecutive Producer70%73%Executive Producer
Wim Wenders is a German artist best known for his films Paris, Texas (1984) and Wings of Desire (1987). View Wim Wenders’s 162 artworks on artnet. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices.
Wim Wenders, German film director who was one of the principal members of the New German Cinema of the 1970s. He directed fictional films and documentaries. Some of Wenders’s best-known works included Wings of Desire (1987), Buena Vista Social Club (1999), and The Salt of the Earth (2014).
Wim Wenders: “Everything I loved I had to defend”. January 29, 2014 The Talks. Short Profile. Name: Ernst Wilhelm Wim Wenders. DOB: 14 August 1945. Place of Birth: Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. Occupation: Film Director. Inspirational Conversations. Rolex is proud to support The Talks as they continue to feature ...
Sep 03, 2015 · Wim Wenders started out as a painter, and one could argue that helps to explain a long-held fascination with landscapes that’s run through his career (and perhaps best exemplified in the recent ...