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Christian Genzel is a German director, writer, and producer. He is best known for his work on the films "The Wave" (2008), "The White Ribbon" (2009), and "The Book Thief" (2013). He has also directed several television series, including "Tatort" (2010-2011) and "Der Kriminalist" (2012-2013). Genzel was born on 28 February 1978 in Kassel, Germany. He studied film at the University of Television and Film Munich, graduating in 2003. Genzel has been nominated for several awards, including the German Film Award for Best Director for "The Wave" (2008) and the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film for "The White Ribbon" (2009). He has also won several awards, including the Bavarian Film Award for Best Director for "The Book Thief" (2013). Genzel's net worth is estimated to be around $2 million.

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Occupation director,writer,producer
Age 45 years old
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Born 28 February, 1978
Birthday 28 February
Birthplace Kassel, Germany
Nationality Germany

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Christian Genzel Height, Weight & Measurements

At 45 years old, Christian Genzel height is 5' 11¾" (1.82 m) .

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Height 5' 11¾" (1.82 m)
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He is currently single. He is not dating anyone. We don't have much information about He's past relationship and any previous engaged. According to our Database, He has no children.

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Christian Genzel Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Christian Genzel worth at the age of 45 years old? Christian Genzel’s income source is mostly from being a successful Director. He is from Germany. We have estimated Christian Genzel's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million - $5 Million
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In 2019, he directed Brezel Göring's play "Unbehagen in der Mittelstufe" for the stage. Most recently, Genzel has been working on the documentary Finding Planet Porno, a portrait of cult movie director Howard Ziehm and an era that brought immense social and moral change. Genzel originally studied English and American Studies at the University of Salzburg and wrote his M. A. thesis on the films of John Carpenter. He has held guest lectures on the practical aspects of filmmaking and given introductions to various movies.


In 2017, Genzel served as a jury member for the script development award of the city of Salzburg.


In 2014, Genzel curated a movie program at the University of Salzburg to focus on the 100th anniversary of the beginning of WWI.


Christian Genzel is a German writer and director who has been involved with numerous feature films, short films, music videos and documentaries. Genzel's first feature film was Die Muse (2011), a psychological thriller about a writer who kidnaps a young woman because he needs her as inspiration for his new book. The film starred Thomas Limpinsel and Henriette Müller and was produced by Berlin-based production company High5Films.


Genzel's short films include the 2006 drama/comedy Schlaflos (2006) starring Maximilian Simonischek and Stefan Murr and the 2016 mystery/horror film Cinema dell' oscurità (2017), which was nominated for the 13th Street Shocking Short Award in 2017.


Tutor in Leo Truchlar's screenwriting seminar, "Screenplays", at the University of Salzburg, Austria, in summer 2003.


Co-teacher of a lecture series "British Cinema and American Movies" at the University of Salzburg, Austria, in summer 2002 and summer 2003.