Projects as director

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2021Ein ganzes Leben (WT)
    "Nicht das Beginnen wird belohnt, sondern einzig und allein das Durchhalten." Siddartha Robert Seethalers großartiger Roman für's Kino. Mit der Bavaria und der epo-film Wien.
    Feature FilmHans SteinbichlerBavaria Filmproduktion"Nicht das Beginnen wird belohnt, sondern einzig und allein das Durchhalten." Siddartha Robert Seethalers großartiger Roman für's Kino. Mit der Bavaria und der epo-film Wien.
    2020Das Boot
    Season 3; Ep's 1 to 5; with Tom Wlaschiha, Franz Dinda, Ray Stevenson, Jo Hartley, Luise Wolfram, Florian Panzner, Elisa Schlott, Fritzi Haberlandt, Anna Schudt; Shot on Location in Prague, Czech, Barrandov-Studios and Malta with Dennis Gansel
    TV Series, Sky [de]Hans SteinbichlerSky Deutschland Fernsehen GmbH & Co. KG [de]Season 3; Ep's 1 to 5; with Tom Wlaschiha, Franz Dinda, Ray Stevenson, Jo Hartley, Luise Wolfram, Florian Panzner, Elisa Schlott, Fritzi Haberlandt, Anna Schudt; Shot on Location in Prague, Czech, Barrandov-Studios and Malta with Dennis Gansel
    2019Hannes
    "Hannes" is the debut novel by Rita Falk (Eberhofer); shot on location in Chiemgau and South Tyrol; starring Leonard Scheicher, Hannelore Elsner, Johannes Nussbaum, Gabriela Schmeide, Lisa Vicari, Heiner Lauterbach; STUDIOCANAL release Nov. 25, 2021.
    Feature FilmHans SteinbichlerLailaps Pictures GmbH [de]"Hannes" is the debut novel by Rita Falk (Eberhofer); shot on location in Chiemgau and South Tyrol; starring Leonard Scheicher, Hannelore Elsner, Johannes Nussbaum, Gabriela Schmeide, Lisa Vicari, Heiner Lauterbach; STUDIOCANAL release Nov. 25, 2021.
    2018Walpurgisnacht - Die Mädchen und der Tod
    ZDF Mini Series; airs Feb. 18-20, 2019; shot on location in the Czech Republic with Wilma Film; stars Ronald Zehrfeld, Silke Bodenbender, Jörg Schüttauf, Godehard Giese, Jördis Triebel and David Schütter; 6.2 mill. viewers
    TV Movie (multi-part), ZDF [de]Hans SteinbichlerW&B Television GmbHZDF Mini Series; airs Feb. 18-20, 2019; shot on location in the Czech Republic with Wilma Film; stars Ronald Zehrfeld, Silke Bodenbender, Jörg Schüttauf, Godehard Giese, Jördis Triebel and David Schütter; 6.2 mill. viewers
    2017Gefangen - Der Fall K.
    ZDF/arte; with Jan Josef Liefers, Julia Koschitz, Michael Wittenborn, Francis Fulton-Smith; My producer Michael Souvignier had gained the trust of Gustl Mollath and we tell his incredible story in the film. Jan "embodies" Mollath
    TV Movie, ZDF [de]Hans SteinbichlerZeitsprung Pictures GmbH (formerly Zeitsprung Entertainment GmbH)ZDF/arte; with Jan Josef Liefers, Julia Koschitz, Michael Wittenborn, Francis Fulton-Smith; My producer Michael Souvignier had gained the trust of Gustl Mollath and we tell his incredible story in the film. Jan "embodies" Mollath
    2016Bruno van Leeuwen - Der Tod und das Mädchen
    Thriller; ZDF/arte; Shot on Location in Antwerp and Amsterdam; with Peter Haber, Katharina Lorenz, Susanne Wuest, Barbara Auer, Laura de Boer, Marcel Hensema and Bruno Cathomas; 5 Mill. viewers; Katharina Lorenz is simply "outstanding" in it.
    TV Movie, ZDF [de]Hans SteinbichlerNetwork Movie Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbHThriller; ZDF/arte; Shot on Location in Antwerp and Amsterdam; with Peter Haber, Katharina Lorenz, Susanne Wuest, Barbara Auer, Laura de Boer, Marcel Hensema and Bruno Cathomas; 5 Mill. viewers; Katharina Lorenz is simply "outstanding" in it.
    2015Eine unerhörte Frau
    ZDF/Wildbunch; based on a true story; shot on location in Tölz and New York; with Rosalie Thomass, Romy Butz, Florian Karlheim, Sebastian Bezzel, Gundi Ellert and André Jung; German Television Award and Grimme Award 2018.
    Feature FilmHans SteinbichlerLailaps Pictures GmbH [de]ZDF/Wildbunch; based on a true story; shot on location in Tölz and New York; with Rosalie Thomass, Romy Butz, Florian Karlheim, Sebastian Bezzel, Gundi Ellert and André Jung; German Television Award and Grimme Award 2018.
    2015Das Tagebuch der Anne Frank
    World premiere at the Berlinale 2016; shot on location in Amsterdam, Cologne and Franconia; with Lea van Acken, Martina Gedeck, Ulrich Noethen, Stella Kunkat, André Jung, Margarita Broich; Metropolis 2016 for best cinema director
    Feature FilmHans SteinbichlerZeitsprung Pictures GmbH (formerly Zeitsprung Entertainment GmbH)World premiere at the Berlinale 2016; shot on location in Amsterdam, Cologne and Franconia; with Lea van Acken, Martina Gedeck, Ulrich Noethen, Stella Kunkat, André Jung, Margarita Broich; Metropolis 2016 for best cinema director
    2014Das Dorf des Schweigens
    Thriller shot on location in Bad Gastein; with Ina Weisse, Petra Schmidt-Schaller, Simon Schwarz, Helmut Lohner, Hary Prinz, Hildegard Schmahl; Top 5 TV Movies 2016 with 6.23 million viewers; Baden-Baden TV Competition
    TV Movie, ZDF [de]Hans SteinbichlerNetwork Movie Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbHThriller shot on location in Bad Gastein; with Ina Weisse, Petra Schmidt-Schaller, Simon Schwarz, Helmut Lohner, Hary Prinz, Hildegard Schmahl; Top 5 TV Movies 2016 with 6.23 million viewers; Baden-Baden TV Competition
    2013Landauer - Der Präsident
    Portrait of Kurt Landauer, legendary Jewish FC Bayern president in the 1940s; with Josef Bierbichler, Jeanette Hain, Herbert Knaup, Andreas Lust and Andrea Wenzl
    TV Movie, ARD-alpha [de], BR [de], Degeto [de], WDR [de]Hans SteinbichlerZeitsprung Pictures GmbH (formerly Zeitsprung Entertainment GmbH)Portrait of Kurt Landauer, legendary Jewish FC Bayern president in the 1940s; with Josef Bierbichler, Jeanette Hain, Herbert Knaup, Andreas Lust and Andrea Wenzl
    2012Hattinger und die kalte Hand - Ein Chiemseekrimi
    Thriller based on a screenplay by Ariela Bogenberger; with Michael Fitz, Edgar Selge, Michael Fuith, Golo Euler; nomination for the Golden Camera as best TV film 2012
    TV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Hans SteinbichlerNetwork Movie Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbHThriller based on a screenplay by Ariela Bogenberger; with Michael Fitz, Edgar Selge, Michael Fuith, Golo Euler; nomination for the Golden Camera as best TV film 2012
    2011Polizeiruf 110 - Schuld
    With Matthias Brandt, Anna-Maria Sturm, Daniel Christensen, Barbara Bauer, Sarah-Lavinia Schmidbauer and Michael Grimm; Shot on Location at Samerberg in Chiemgau; Grimme Award Nomination
    TV-Movie (Series), ARD [de]Hans SteinbichlerZieglerfilm München GmbHWith Matthias Brandt, Anna-Maria Sturm, Daniel Christensen, Barbara Bauer, Sarah-Lavinia Schmidbauer and Michael Grimm; Shot on Location at Samerberg in Chiemgau; Grimme Award Nomination
    2010Polizeiruf 110 - Denn sie wissen nicht was sie tun
    Dystopia of an Islamist bomb attack with dozens of deaths on the Munich subway at the Allianz Arena; with Matthias Brandt, Anna-Maria Sturm, Sebastian Urzendowsky; Special Award Baden-Baden Television Festival
    TV-Movie (Series), BR [de]Hans SteinbichlerClaussen+Putz Filmproduktion GmbH (formerly Claussen+Wöbke+Putz)Dystopia of an Islamist bomb attack with dozens of deaths on the Munich subway at the Allianz Arena; with Matthias Brandt, Anna-Maria Sturm, Sebastian Urzendowsky; Special Award Baden-Baden Television Festival
    2010Das Blaue vom Himmel
    A mother-daughter drama; shot on location in Latvia and Berlin; Hannelore Elsner, Juliane Köhler, Karoline Herfurth, David Kross, Rüdiger Vogler and Matthias Brandt; Bavarian Film Award as "Best Film" 2011
    Feature FilmHans SteinbichlerDie Film GmbHA mother-daughter drama; shot on location in Latvia and Berlin; Hannelore Elsner, Juliane Köhler, Karoline Herfurth, David Kross, Rüdiger Vogler and Matthias Brandt; Bavarian Film Award as "Best Film" 2011
    2009Meine Heimat - Die halbe Wahrheit
    A film about my father Hans Steinbichler and his six siblings. An attempt about the memory of the siblings' parents during the time of war and National Socialism.
    Documentary (Series)Hans SteinbichlerSonne Mond und Sterne Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbH & Co. KG [de]A film about my father Hans Steinbichler and his six siblings. An attempt about the memory of the siblings' parents during the time of war and National Socialism.
    2008Deutschland 09
    13 short films on the state of the nation; by Akin, Becker, Graf, Karmakar, Levy, Schanelec, Tykwer and Weingartner, among others; in the Berlinale Competition 2009; Bierbichler as industrialist Riesch von Beintl goes on a bizarre vendetta
    Feature FilmHans SteinbichlerHerbstfilm Produktion GmbH [de]13 short films on the state of the nation; by Akin, Becker, Graf, Karmakar, Levy, Schanelec, Tykwer and Weingartner, among others; in the Berlinale Competition 2009; Bierbichler as industrialist Riesch von Beintl goes on a bizarre vendetta
    2007Die zweite Frau
    Feature film with Matthias Brandt, Moni Bleibtreu, Maria Popistasu and Maia Morgenstern; based on the first (screen)book by Robert Seethaler; shot on location in Bad Wörrishofen and Romania; theatrical release in France; Grimme Award
    TV Movie, WDR [de]Hans SteinbichlerSperl + Schott Film GmbH [de]Feature film with Matthias Brandt, Moni Bleibtreu, Maria Popistasu and Maia Morgenstern; based on the first (screen)book by Robert Seethaler; shot on location in Bad Wörrishofen and Romania; theatrical release in France; Grimme Award
    2006Autistic Disco
    Financed with funds from the MFG Star Prize Baden-Baden; An experimental film with the acting class of the Mozarteum, including Samia Chancrin, Ulrich Rechenbach, Benjamin Bieber; Numerous festival participations worldwide
    Feature FilmHans SteinbichlerZorro Film GmbH [de]Financed with funds from the MFG Star Prize Baden-Baden; An experimental film with the acting class of the Mozarteum, including Samia Chancrin, Ulrich Rechenbach, Benjamin Bieber; Numerous festival participations worldwide
    2005Winterreise
    Opening film Munich Film Festival; An international Heimatfilm with Josef Bierbichler, Sibel Kekilli, Hanna Schygulla, Philipp Hochmair, Anna Schudt and Gitti Hobmeier; Dt Filmpreis Nomination; Golden Lola for Bierbichler
    Feature FilmHans SteinbichlerDie Film GmbHOpening film Munich Film Festival; An international Heimatfilm with Josef Bierbichler, Sibel Kekilli, Hanna Schygulla, Philipp Hochmair, Anna Schudt and Gitti Hobmeier; Dt Filmpreis Nomination; Golden Lola for Bierbichler
    2002Hierankl
    Cinema debut and graduation film of the HFF Munich; A new Heimatfilm with Johanna Wokalek, Barbara Sukowa, Josef Bierbichler, Peter Simonischek, Frank Giering and Alexander Beyer; numerous awards
    Feature FilmHans SteinbichlerAvista Film [de]Cinema debut and graduation film of the HFF Munich; A new Heimatfilm with Johanna Wokalek, Barbara Sukowa, Josef Bierbichler, Peter Simonischek, Frank Giering and Alexander Beyer; numerous awards

    Basic data

    NationalityGerman
    LanguagesEnglish
    Immediate working areaMunich
    1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Bavaria