| Film director, author|
| Helmut Dietl|
| 22 June 1944 (1944-06-22) Bad Wiessee, Germany|
March 30, 2015, Munich, Germany
Tamara Duve (m. 2000), Barbara Valentin (m. 1976–1983)
German Film Award for Best Direction
Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film
Schtonk!, Rossini, Vom Suchen und Find, Late Show, Schatten der Zeit
Veronica Ferres, Barbara Valentin, Helmut Fischer, Gotz George, Patrick Suskind
Helmut Dietl Wikipedia
Helmut Dietl (22 June 1944 – 30 March 2015) was a German film director and author from Bad Wiessee.
After completion of grammar school in 1958, Dietl studied theatre studies and the history of art. Afterwards, he became head of photography and later assistant director to the Munich Kammerspiele theatre. He first achieved directorial success with the TV series Monaco Franze – Der ewige Stenz, eventually moving on to create several notable films with the aid of Patrick Süskind's writing.
In 1998, he was a member of the jury at the 48th Berlin International Film Festival.
He died on 30 March 2015 in Munich.1996 Bavarian Film Awards, Best Director
2013 Deutscher Filmpreis, lifetime achievement award
2014 Bambi Award, lifetime achievement award