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Rainer Schaper

Rainer Schaper


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Producer (feature film)

Pianist, The (2002) as Associate Producer
An adaptation based on the autobiography of the acclaimed Polish composer, Wladyslaw Szpilman, who detailed his survival during World War II, and narrowly escaped a roundup that sent his family to a death camp. A composer and pianist, Szpilman played the last live music heard over Polish radio airwa
Taking Sides (2002) as Executive Producer
Based on the life of Wilhelm Furtwangler, the controversial conductor of the Berlin Philharmonic whose tenure coincided with the controversial Nazi era. One of the most spectacular and renowned conductors of the 1930s, Furtwangler's reputation rivaled that of Toscanini's. After the war, he was inves

Art Director (feature film)

Name of the Rose, The (1986) as Art Direction
A progressive monk solves a mysterious death in a monastery with the help of his young novice.
Flugel und Felleln (1985) as Art Direction (West Berlin)
Isabelle is a movie star in German cinema, and after she wraps a successful film in Berlin, she leaves to spend some time with her little daughter Emilie and her parents in Normandy, France. Isabelle's mother Paula was born in Germany and married her French husband after a romance that began in the
Malou (1984) as Art Direction
Fluchtpunk Berlin (1983) as Art Direction

Production Designer (feature film)

Conversation With a Beast (1996) as Production Designer
Set in confined setting, a darkly comic fictionalized interview conducted by a U.S. historian who stumbles on amazing evidence that Adolf Hitler is alive, well (although confined to a wheelchair), 103 years old and living, under an alias in a Berlin apartment with his incredibly young-looking wife H
Frauen Sind Was Wunderbares (1994) as Production Designer
Arthur and Zeno are neighbors and friends and, when it comes to the opposite sex, both are looking for more than a "quick fumble in the dark." However problems arise when these two friends realize that they want the same woman who, to their dismay, has the most frustrating of traits: she can't make
Den Demokratiske terroristen (1992) as Production Designer
A secret agent fights a terrorist group and foils an attempt to attack the US embassy in Stockholm.
Amiga, La (1991) as Production Designer
Political drama following the lives of two women living in Buenos Aires from 1978 to the present.
Geschichtenerzahler, Der (1989) as Production Designer
When a frustrated novelist's abused and fed-up wife fails to return from her vacation he's suspected of murder.
Midnight Cop (1989) as Production Designer
A stunning hooker holds the key to two detectives' hearts and to the dark secret behind the vicious murder of a young dancer.
Die Verliebten (1986) as Production Designer

Misc. Crew (feature film)


Special Thanks (feature film)

Enemy at the Gates (2001) as Special Thanks (Studio Babelsberg)
The true story of a duel during World War II between celebrated Russian sniper, Vassili Zaitsev, and the Nazi''s best sharpshooter, Major Konig, set against the epic battle of Stalingrad. Unassuming and self-contained, Vassili is just an ordinary man who performs his duty with extraordinary skill. With Stalingrad ready to fall into German hands and the Soviet Union on the verge of collapse, there could be no better time for a hero to emerge. Realizing Vassili''s potential, Soviet political officer, Danilov, creates the soldier into a national hero. However, when Danilov and Vassili fall in love with Tania, a courageous female soldier, Danilov grows to hate the man he created. Meanwhile, Vassili gains another enemy when he becomes the target of Germany''s best sharpshooter, Major Konig, who has been ordered to find and kill Vassili. With exquisite patience and skill, each man stalks the other, fighting his war in solitude while countless men die around them in the rubble of Stalingrad.

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