FILM DIRECTOR

G. W. Pabst

1885 - 1967

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Georg Wilhelm Pabst (25 August 1885 – 29 May 1967) was an Austrian film director and screenwriter. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of G. W. Pabst has received more than 206,826 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). G. W. Pabst is the 186th most popular film director (up from 201st in 2019), the 116th most popular biography from Czechia (down from 94th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Czech Film Director.

G.W. Pabst is most famous for the film Pandora's Box, starring Louise Brooks.

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Among FILM DIRECTORS

Among film directors, G. W. Pabst ranks 186 out of 1,580Before him are Masaki Kobayashi, Shohei Imamura, Guillermo del Toro, Jean Negulesco, Richard Donner, and Max Ophüls. After him are Tony Richardson, Kim Ki-duk, Yılmaz Güney, Roland Emmerich, Lina Wertmüller, and Spike Lee.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1885, G. W. Pabst ranks 43Before him are Hugo Sperrle, Hugo Boss, Romano Guardini, Christian Wirth, Uzeyir Hajibeyov, and Will Durant. After him are Gunnar Asplund, Franz Böhme, John Edensor Littlewood, Otto Klemperer, Giacomo Matteotti, and Tamara Karsavina. Among people deceased in 1967, G. W. Pabst ranks 41Before him are Ejnar Hertzsprung, Françoise Dorléac, Cyril Norman Hinshelwood, Humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco, Totò, and Shigeru Yoshida. After him are Joseph Pilates, Tom Simpson, Primo Carnera, Ossip Zadkine, Harald Quandt, and Norman Angell.

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In Czechia

Among people born in Czechia, G. W. Pabst ranks 116 out of 839Before him are Stanislav Grof (1931), Henry of Bohemia (1265), Oldřich Nejedlý (1909), Emil Škoda (1839), Eduard Hanslick (1825), and Daniel Swarovski (1862). After him are Jan Kubiš (1913), Bretislav I (1005), Elizabeth of Bohemia (1292), Ludmila of Bohemia (860), Johann Josef Loschmidt (1821), and Franz Reichelt (1879).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In Czechia

Among film directors born in Czechia, G. W. Pabst ranks 4Before him are Miloš Forman (1932), Jan Švankmajer (1934), and Jiří Menzel (1938). After him are Věra Chytilová (1929), Karel Zeman (1910), Jiří Trnka (1912), Karel Reisz (1926), Václav Vorlíček (1930), Otakar Vávra (1911), Karl Freund (1890), and Ivan Passer (1933).

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