Awards & Winners

Leander Haußmann

Date of Birth 26-June-1959
Place of Birth Quedlinburg
(Germany, Saxony-Anhalt)
Nationality Germany, German Democratic Republic
Also know as Leander Haussmann, Leander Haussmann, Leander Hauszmann, Leander Haussmann
Profession Film director, Actor, Screenwriter, Television Director
Leander Haußmann is a German theatre and film director. The son of actor Ezard Haußmann and costume designer Doris Haußmann, he attended the Ernst Busch theatre school in Berlin. He was the theatre director of the city theatre in Bochum. He also wrote and acted in several plays, and had a role in the Detlev Buck film, Männerpension. His feature film breakthrough came with Sonnenallee in 1999. His second feature, Herr Lehmann, followed in 2003. His production of Die Fledermaus in Munich was controversial, compounding the trouble surrounding his production of Peter Pan. As a result, his scheduled production of Romeo and Juliet was cancelled.

Awards by Leander Haußmann

Check all the awards nominated and won by Leander Haußmann.


German Film Award for Best Script
Honored for : Sonnenallee
(The award was given while the film was still in production based on its potential.)

Nominations 1998 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
German Film Award for Best Script Sonnenallee