Robert Wiene date of birth:

April 24, 1873

How old was Robert Wiene when died?


Where was Robert Wiene born?

Breslau, Silesia Germany

When did Robert Wiene die?

July 17, 1938

What is Robert Wiene nationality?


What is Robert Wiene's occupation?

Screenwriter, director

Short Biography

Robert Wiene (27 April 1873 – 17 July 1938) was an important film director of the German silent cinema. He is particularly known for directing the influential German silent film The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari and a succession of other expressionist films. Wiene also directed a variety of other films of varying styles and genres. Following the Nazi rise to power in Germany, Wiene fled into exile.