Bernhard Wicki

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​ Bernhard Wicki  (28 October 1919 in St. Pölten, Austria - 5 January 2000 in Munich) was an Austrian actor and film director. Wicki studied in the city of Breslau such topics as Art History, History und German Literature. In 1938, he transferred to the Schauspielschule des Staatlichen Schauspielhauses (drama school) in Berlin. In 1939, because of his membership in the Bündischen Jugend he was imprisoned for many months in the Sachsenhausen concentration camp. After his release he moved to Vienna, and then in 1944 to Switzerland. After the end of World War II, he starred in many films, like Die letzte Brücke (1953) and Es geschah am 20. Juli (1955). He was also a photographer. His first attempt at directing came three years later with the documentary Warum sind sie gegen uns? (1958). He became internationally famous with his anti-war film of 1959 called Die Brücke. In 1961, he won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 11th Berlin International Film Festival for his film The Miracle of Father Malachia. After his death in 2001, a fund was started and named after him in Munich, the Bernhard Wicki Memorial Fund. Since 2002, it has awarded a film prize, The Bridge, considered a peace prize. A further prize was endowed in 2006 with 15,000 euros, a prize given in the city of Emden since 2000. He was a patron of the International Film Festival in Emden-Norderney which first started in 1990. He first married Agnes Fink, a fellow acting colleague, and later married Elisabeth Endriss, also a colleague. In the documentary Verstörung - und eine Art von Poesie (June, 2007), Elisabeth Wicki-Endriss portrayed the life and work for Wicki. He is buried at the Nymphenburger cemetery in Munich (grave number 4-1-23).

Most Popular Bernhard Wicki Trailers

Total trailers found: 68

Paris, Texas Trailer (1984)

19 May 1984

A man wanders out of the desert not knowing who he is. His brother finds him, and helps to pull his memory back of the life he led before he walked out on his family and disappeared four years earlier.

The Longest Day Trailer (1962)

25 September 1962

The retelling of June 6, 1944, from the perspectives of the Germans, the US, Britain, and the Free French.

Your Caresses Trailer (1969)

06 November 1969

Brother and sister meet again after 15 years and fall in love with each other.

La Notte Trailer (1961)

23 January 1961

A married couple attend a bourgeois party and wade through the stifling strain that long-term marriage has imposed upon them.

The Bridge Trailer (1959)

21 October 1959

A group of German boys are ordered to protect a small bridge in their home village during the waning months of the second world war.

Spring Symphony Trailer (1983)

08 April 1983

"Spring Symphony" is the story of Robert Schumann and Clara Wieck. Both were music entities. Robert Schumann turns out to have been a second tier composer, if that, never rising to the heights of a Beethoven or Mozart.

The Affairs of Julie Trailer (1957)

16 April 1957

Getting Engaged in Zürich...

The Glass Cell Trailer (1978)

05 April 1978

A man is wrongfully imprisoned for five years. Once out, he hears about his wife's supposed adventures outside of their marriage and becomes increasingly jealous.

The Shore Trailer (1984)

06 June 1984

A former Soviet officer returns to Germany forty years after WWII...

Despair Trailer (1978)

19 May 1978

Germany in the early 1930s. Against the backdrop of the Nazis' rise, Hermann Hermann, a Russian émigré and chocolate magnate, goes slowly mad.

Morituri Trailer (1965)

01 October 1965

A German living in India during World War II is blackmailed by the English to impersonate an SS officer on board a cargo ship leaving Japan for Germany carrying a large supply of rubber for tyres.

Spider's Web Trailer (1989)

21 September 1989

Ulrich Mühe plays a German businessman who was born completely without scruples. This makes him an eminently suitable candidate for success in the chaotic years after World War I.

Sansibar oder Der letzte Grund Trailer (1987)

13 December 1987

The Visit Trailer (1964)

01 January 1964

Carla Zachanassian had a child by Serge Miller as a teenager. When Serge refused to marry her, she was driven out of town.

Children, Mother, and the General Trailer (1955)

04 March 1955

Laslo Benedek interrupted his thriving Hollywood career to return to Europe as director of the German Kinder, Mutter und ein General (Children, Mother and the General).

Killing Cars Trailer (1986)

13 February 1986

In a complex story of automotive intrigue, oil barons, corporate finance, and international villainy, the inventor of an environmentally friendly car powered by energy cells becomes the target of killers.

Three Paths to the Lake Trailer (1976)

18 December 1976

Michael Haneke's second television film

Dangerous Moves Trailer (1984)

15 April 1984

World Chess Champion Akiva Liebskind (Michel Piccoli) faces his former pupil Pavius Fromm (Alexandre Arbatt), who defected to the West from the Soviet Union five years earlier, for the World Chess Championship in Geneva, Switzerland.

Carlos Trailer (1971)

23 November 1971

Es geschah am 20. Juli Trailer (1955)

18 June 1955

A dramatic reconstruction of the July 1944 attempt by German Army Officers to assassinate Hitler with a bomb and end the war before Germany was totally destroyed.

Crime and Passion Trailer (1976)

06 February 1976

Financier persuades his mistress to marry a rich industrialist for his money, then discovers that he and the new wife are to be murdered by her new husband.

Erfolg Trailer (1991)

28 February 1991

For fans of history, this glimpse of Munich society in the 1920s will be a much-treasured event. The story revolves around an art-gallery manager who puts on a show featuring the scandalous works of a woman artist who committed suicide.

A Love in Germany Trailer (1983)

26 October 1983

No overview found.

Im Schlaraffenland. Ein Roman unter feinen Leuten Trailer (1981)

01 January 1981

Domino Trailer (1982)

11 June 1982

Second feature film by Thomas Brasch.

Der Mann im Schilf Trailer (1978)

30 October 1978

The Last Bridge Trailer (1954)

11 February 1954

A German nurse gets sent to the front because she gives medical aid to a wounded Serbian partisan during World War II.

Curd Jürgens - Der Filmstar, der vom Theater kam Trailer (1977)

29 May 1977

Marie Ward - Zwischen Galgen und Glorie Trailer (1985)

02 May 1985

La chatte Trailer (1958)

19 April 1958

During the Occupation, Cora takes the place of her dead husband at the head of a Resistance network. One evening, she sympathizes with Bernard, a Swiss journalist.

Karpfs Karriere Trailer (1971)

04 April 1971

Frauensee Trailer (1958)

26 November 1958

Du mein stilles Tal Trailer (1955)

22 September 1955

Der Paukenspieler Trailer (1967)

01 January 1967

Skandal um Dr. Vlimmen Trailer (1956)

06 September 1956

Rosamunde Pilcher: Wilder Thymian Trailer (1994)

22 October 1994

Royal Baths Trailer (1993)

01 September 1993

Prinzenbad gives us a microcosm of a society dominated by male power plays, wheeling and dealing, corruption, love, and eroticism.

The Left-Handed Woman Trailer (1978)

25 May 1978

Mourning for a lost relationship can be every bit as devastating as mourning for someone who has died.

Ewiger Walzer Trailer (1954)

04 August 1954

Glücksucher Trailer (1977)

08 February 1977

Flucht in die Tropennacht Trailer (1958)

03 June 1958

Circus of Love Trailer (1954)

20 August 1954

Königin Luise Trailer (1957)

15 February 1957

Lampenfieber Trailer (1960)

03 March 1960

The Postmaster Trailer (1940)

23 April 1940

When two russian captains of cavalry came to a German post station one of them recalls what happened long time ago.

Junges Herz voll Liebe Trailer (1953)

02 September 1953

Es wird alles wieder gut Trailer (1957)

23 October 1957

Das Wunder des Malachias Trailer (1961)

02 July 1961

"Wunderbar" takes on a new meaning in this routine satire by Bernhard Wicki about a bar that is miraculously transported by God Himself to a nearby, new location on an island.

Rosen im Herbst Trailer (1955)

28 September 1955

Gefangene der Liebe Trailer (1954)

28 July 1954

Madeleine und der Legionär Trailer (1958)

21 January 1958

Frau im besten Mannesalter Trailer (1959)

29 January 1959

Unruhige Nacht Trailer (1958)

29 October 1958

Elf Jahre und ein Tag Trailer (1963)

05 September 1963

Affäre Dreyfuss Trailer (1968)

08 November 1968

Der Feldmarschall Trailer (1968)

21 November 1968

Warum sind sie gegen uns? Trailer (1958)

11 October 1958

Die Mücke Trailer (1954)

17 October 1954

Directed by Walter Reisch

Graf Öderland Trailer (1968)

08 December 1968

Das zweite Leben Trailer (1954)

12 November 1954