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Age: 47, born 30 November 1969

Country of origin: Germany

Height: 6' 2"


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Description: Born to Dr. Wolf Forster, a German doctor, and his wife Ulli Forster. He was born in Germany, but grew up in Davos Switzerland. Attended New York University's film school from 1990 to 1993. After his studies in New York, he moved to Los Angeles. Is the youngest of three brothers. His oldest brother Wolfgang committed suicide in 1998. His brother Peter is a lawyer. Moved to Davos, Switzerland with his German parents, when he was a small child. Was a student of the famous Institut Montana Zugerberg in Switzerland, then an all-boys school. Invited to join AMPAS in 2005. Declined a $500,000 offer to direct a film despite havi ... (more)
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4. World War Z (2013)
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5. Monster's Ball (2001)
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739 Watched




Movies

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3. Kingdom Come (2011)
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2. Biography (1987)
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1. Hand of God (2014)
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Films that Director's Never Got to Make or Wanted (73 person items)

"2004 "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (declined and went to do "Finding Neverland" instead). 2005 "Brokeback Mountain" (turned down the project)"


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Top Future Directing Greats (2017 Edition) (50 person items)

"2016 Rank: #33 2015 Rank: #29 2014 Rank: #27 2013 Rank: #28 2012 Rank: #33 2011 Rank: #18 2010 Rank: #23 2009 Rank: #36 a. Finding Neverland (2004) b. Stranger Than Fiction (2006) c. The Kite Runner (2007) d. Quantum of Solace (2008) e. Machine Gun Preacher (2011) f. World War Z (2013) g. Christopher Robin (2019) "


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Top Future Directing Greats (2016 Edition) (50 person items)

"2015 Rank: #29 2014 Rank: #27 2013 Rank: #28 2012 Rank: #33 2011 Rank: #18 2010 Rank: #23 2009 Rank: #36 a. Finding Neverland (2004) b. Stranger Than Fiction (2006) c. The Kite Runner (2007) d. Quantum of Solace (2008) e. Machine Gun Preacher (2011) f. World War Z (2013) g. All I See is You (2016) "


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