GenreCrime, Drama Initial releaseAugust 29, 1995 ProductionPantera Film
WriterRomuald Karmakar, Michael Farin AwardsGerman Film Award for Best Direction CastGötz George (Fritz Haarmann), Jürgen Hentsch (Prof. Dr. Ernst Schultze), Hans-Michael Rehberg (Kommisar Raetz), Pierre Franckh (Stenograph), Matthias Fuchs (Dr. Machnik), Marek Harloff (Kress) Similar movies12 Angry Men, Anatomy of a Murder, Music Box, To Kill a Mockingbird, Philadelphia, Rashomon
Der totmacher the deathmaker von 1995 mit gotz george
Deathmaker (German: Der Totmacher) is a 1995 German film directed by Romuald Karmakar and starring Götz George, Jürgen Hentsch and Pierre Franckh. The film is based on the transcripts of the interrogation of the notorious serial killer Fritz Haarmann.
The film received several awards and nominations. The film was awarded the Deutscher Filmpreis Best Feature Film, Deutscher Filmpreis Best Direction and Deutscher Filmpreis Best Actor in 1996. Götz George also won the Volpi Cup at the Venice Film Festival for his role. It was chosen as Germany's official submission to the 69th Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film, but did not manage to receive a nomination.