Volker Schlöndorff

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Volker Schlöndorff

Volker Schlöndorff (born 31 March 1939) is a German filmmaker who has worked in Germany, France and the United States. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Volker Schlöndorff has received more than 233,292 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 131st most popular film director.

Memorability Metrics

  • 230k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 61.38

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 36

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.77

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.04

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, Volker Schlöndorff ranks 132 out of 1,305Before him are Jacques Rivette, Peter Jackson, Victor Sjöström, Walter Hill, René Clément, and Zhang Yimou. After him are John Woo, Claude Lelouch, Christopher Nolan, Ettore Scola, Jean Vigo, and Henri-Georges Clouzot.

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Among people born in 1939, Volker Schlöndorff ranks 41Before him are Wes Craven, Michael Cimino, Ray Manzarek, João Bernardo Vieira, Michèle Mercier, and Kenzō Takada. After him are Jorge Sampaio, Carlo Ginzburg, Barry Seal, Jean-Marie Lehn, Harry Kroto, and Ali MacGraw.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Volker Schlöndorff ranks 737 out of 3,763Before him are Therese Neumann (1898), Bettina von Arnim (1785), Prince Frederick Charles of Hesse (1868), Max Delbrück (1906), Wolfgang Schäuble (1942), and Hermann Cohen (1842). After him are Rudolf von Jhering (1818), Gustav Heinemann (1899), Jenny von Westphalen (1814), Ludwig Stumpfegger (1910), Johannes Peter Müller (1801), and John McEnroe (1959).


Among film directors born in Germany, Volker Schlöndorff ranks 9Before him are Michael Haneke (1942), F. W. Murnau (1888), Rainer Werner Fassbinder (1945), Ernst Lubitsch (1892), Werner Herzog (1942), and Wolfgang Petersen (1941). After him are Max Ophüls (1902), Roland Emmerich (1955), Thea von Harbou (1888), Mike Nichols (1931), Douglas Sirk (1897), and Margarethe von Trotta (1942).

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