Kurt Maetzig

1911 - 2012

Kurt Maetzig

Kurt Maetzig (25 January 1911 – 8 August 2012) was a German film director who had a significant effect on the film industry in East Germany. He was one of the most respected filmmakers of the GDR. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kurt Maetzig has received more than 29,834 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 763rd most popular film director.

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    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, Kurt Maetzig ranks 765 out of 1,305Before him are Lone Scherfig, Steven Knight, Tadashi Imai, Shirin Neshat, Tran Anh Hung, and James Gunn. After him are Jonas Åkerlund, Gérard Krawczyk, Dante Ferretti, Mikael Håfström, Mohsen Makhmalbaf, and Emeric Pressburger.

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Among people born in 1911, Kurt Maetzig ranks 182Before him are Fauja Singh, Antonio Guzmán Fernández, Leif Erickson, Albina Osipowich, Mario Perazzolo, and Faiz Ahmad Faiz. After him are Gustav Wetterström, Sakari Tuomioja, C. L. Moore, Willem Johan Kolff, Gardner Fox, and Gypsy Rose Lee. Among people deceased in 2012, Kurt Maetzig ranks 225Before him are Edvard Mirzoyan, Nils Karlsson, Gitta Sereny, Włodzimierz Smolarek, Luis Aponte Martínez, and Juan Francisco Lombardo. After him are Vladimir Krutov, William Windom, Armand Penverne, Dara Singh, Rashidi Yekini, and Claude Cheysson.

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