German Films

Practice practice practice! Discover great German language directors, actors and actresses!

Wotan Wilke Möhring

German Film: Wotan Wilke Möhring

If you have already seen big English language, Hollywood films like 2009’s Pandorum with Dennis Quaid or 2008’s Valkyrie with Tom Cruise, you may already be familiar with German actor Wotan Wilke Möhring. German television watchers might also recognize him from episodes of Tatort or his appearances in numerous made for television movies. Although the …

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Lucas Gregorowicz

German Film: Lucas Gregorowicz

This month’s featured German language actor is a star of the stage and screen — big and small. London born, German raised Lucas Gregorowicz has serious acting experience. He also has range. From doing Shakespeare on the stage to portraying a pizza-making stoner selling marijuana (and this was pre-Pineapple Express but post-Jay & Silent Bob) …

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Learn German with the film Run Lola Run, starring Moritz Bleibtreu.

German Actors You Don’t Know You Already Know

German born and raised actress Diane Kruger once revealed that Quentin Tarantino was reluctant to cast her in Inglourious Basterds. She had spent so long trying to lose her German accent that the director didn’t believe she was German. While Kruger’s list of credits isn’t exactly full of German language roles, it brings up an …

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