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‘Downfall’ Actor Bruno Ganz Dies at 77

Swiss actor Bruno Ganz, whose career included playing an angel in 'Wings of Desire' and the voice of death in Lars von Trier's 'The House That Jack Built,' died in Zurich after a long illness. He was 77.

Berlin: ‘Downfall,’ ’13 Minutes’ Part of Trilogy on Nazi Era, Says Director

Oliver Hirschbiegel's new film, which has its world premiere at the Berlin Film Festival, is about would-be Hitler assassin Georg Elser.

AFM: Oliver Hirschbiegel’s Hitler Assassination Film Sells Wide

'13 Minutes' follows the failed attempt by Nazi resistance fighter Georg Elser to kill Adolf Hitler in 1939

‘Downfall’ Editor Hans Funck Dies at 61

The German editor worked on such films as “The Experiment," the Oscar-nominated “Sophie Scholl: The Final Days" and Naomi Watts-starrer "Diana."

‘Downfall’ Director Joins Biopic of Nazi Resistance Fighter Georg Elser

Oliver Hirschbiegel will direct the film about the German carpenter who tried to assassinate Hitler in 1939.

Constantin Film Sets Up Indie Label

The German mini-studio is hoping to release 1-2 no-budget films a year along the lines of breakout hits “Paranormal Activity” and “The Raid.”

In New ‘Downfall’ Parody, Hitler Is Outraged By Cannes Film Festival’s Ban of Lars von Trier

"Von Trier is the only movie director, the only one who speaks to my inner self," the Fuhrer rants

Controversial Biopic About Austrian Kidnapping Victim Greenlighted (Exclusive)

Bernd Eichinger was working on script about Natascha Kampusch's kidnapping and eight years in captivity when he died suddenly in Jan.