Christof Wackernagel

Christof Wackernagel (Germany)
communicator

1951 Born in Ulm, Germany

1962 – 1969 Classical high-school in Munich

1967 – 1977 Actor; (main-)parts in several cinema-films and tv-productions

1971 – 1977 Member of a multi-media group in Stuttgart (printing, edition of books, music-production, experimental film and video)

1977 Participant of the West-German urban guerilla group “Red Army Fraction” (RAF), after a shooting party in Amsterdam imprisoned until 1987

since 1987 Professional work as actor in cinema-films and tv-productions
Free-lance author
Painter

Lives and works in München, Germany.

Film-parts (selection)
Cinema: Das schreckliche Mädchen, Ein Mann für jede Tonart, Der bewegte Mann, Männerpension, Der Eisbär, Kai Rabe, Der grosse Bagarozy, Lammbock;
TV-Series: Bärenbach, Katrin ist die Beste, Die Biester, Abschnitt 40.

Writings (selection)
Fiction: “Nadja. Erzählungen und Fragmente”, 1984 (short stories), “Bilder einer Ausstellung”, 1986 (stories), “Gadhafi läßt bitten”, 2002 (novelette), “es – Traumtrilogie” 2011, “reden statt schiessen” 2013, “RAF oder Hollywood” 2017
Theatre: “Der endliche Sieg” – theatre-piece (1990), ordered by Staatstheater Kassel; “Dimitroffs Prozess” – theatre-piece (1994), ordered by Schauspielhaus Bochum. Radio-fiction: “Das Mörsenbroicher Ei” (1988), “Der blinde Fleck” (1993). Radio-documentary: “The water-wheels of Hama” – sculpure of sounds (1996).

Paintings:  Exhibitions in Bochum, München and Hamburg (Germany), Damascus (Syria), Bamako, (Mali)