Helma Sanders-Brahms
Date of Birth
Nov 20, 1940
Birth Place:
Emden, Germany


Helma Sanders-Brahms is an internationally acclaimed German filmmaker. Born Helma Sanders, she changed her name to Sanders-Brahams to keep from being confused with her colleague Helke Sander. Before becoming a director, Sanders-Brahms was a television announcer. She then became assistant director to Sergio Corbucci and Pier Paolo Pasolini. In 1969, she made her directorial debut with Angelika...