Volker Bertelmann (born 1966) is a German pianist and composer who mainly performs and records under the name Hauschka. He is best known for his compositions for prepared piano.
Volker Bertelmann was born in Kreuztal, Germany. He grew up in the village of Ferndorf in the district of Siegen-Wittgenstein, North Rhine-Westphalia. The fifth of six children, he discovered piano playing at the age of nine at church service. He began studying classical piano and continued taking lessons for the next ten years.Bertelmann formed his first rock band when he was fourteen. During the following years he was commissioned to compose music for television and sang in a number of other bands. After leaving school he moved to Cologne, where he began studying medicine and then switched to a course in business economics, but gave up both in order to concentrate on music.
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The wife of a man who sexually harasses her wants to escape. She discovers the fascination of photography after following Otto Gross to Monte Verit.
An ex-felon returns home from prison to confront his demons.
When a stowedaway caused a malfunction, the life support systems of the spaceship were damaged. Facing dwindling resources and a potentially grim outcome, a medical researcher emerges as the only diss...
The Perfect Candidate
A determined young Saudi doctor's surprise run for office in the local city elections sweeps up her family and community as they struggle to accept their town's first female candidate.
During the Second World War, a woman opens her heart to an evacuee after initially resolving to be rid of him.
The Old Guard
Four warriors who've been protecting humanity for centuries become targets for their powers when they discover a new one.
Detective Chief Inspector Srensen is anxious. He suffers from an anxiety disorder that makes life difficult. He is moving to the Frisian village of Katenbll in order to have a more peaceful working li...
Mary Anning and a young woman were sent by her husband to convalesce by the sea. Mary and Charlotte can each offer what the other has been searching for, despite the chasm between their social spheres...
During a family ski vacation in the Alps, a married couple is thrown into disarray as they are forced to reexamine their lives and how they feel about each other.
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When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit
In Berlin in 1933. Anna is nine years old when her life changes. Arthur Kemper, a well-known Jewish journalist, had to flee to Switzerland to escape the Nazis. Anna, her brother Max and her mother Dor...
Mumbai, India, November 26, 2008. Several terrorists spread hatred and death through the city, while others attack the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel. Hotel staff and guests risk their lives in order to keep ...
The Art of Racing in the Rain
A family dog with a near-human soul and a philosopher's mind looks at his life through the lessons learned by his human owner.
The iconic Merce Cunningham and the last generation of his dance company is profiled in Alla Kovgan's 3D documentary, through recreations of his landmark works and archival footage of Cunningham, John...
A Christmas Carol
London was founded in 1843. Scrooge hates the Christmas holiday. He is visited by three ghosts on Christmas Eve to show him his past, present and future.
The Name of the Rose
Northern Italy is located in Italy. The Franciscan monk William of Baskerville and his young apprentice Adso of Melk traveled to an isolated Benedictine abbey on the Alps to help in the dispute betwee...
The Space Between The Lines
Emmi would like to cancel her subscription to "Like" magazine via e-mail. But due to a typo, her messages land in Leo Leike’s inbox. When Emmi repeatedly sends mails to the wrong address, Leo decides ...
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Nachts im Park 4D
What Doesn't Kill Us
Max doesn't need another challenge as a divorced father of two teenage daughters with a head-strong ex-wife for a best friend, too many peculiar patients to keep up with and a new dog. She rocks his w...
The Current War
The two electricity giants are competing to create a sustainable system and market it to the American people.
A critical and often humorous look at the upper class, tracking the character's harrowing odyssey from a deeply traumatic childhood through adult substance abuse and, ultimately, toward recovery.
Ashes in the Snow
The story of a 16-year-old girl who was deported to Siberia during Stalin's reign of terror in the Baltic region during WWII. She is an aspiring artist and secretly documents her harrowing journey wit...
A true story of survival, as a young couple's chance encounter leads them first to love, and then on the adventure of a lifetime, as they face one of the most catastrophic hurricanes in recorded histo...
Different Kinds of Rain
The door has been closed for a long time. A teenager locked himself in, shutting out a father, mother and sister. In Japan, youths like him are given a name: Hikikomori. The phenomenon is starting to ...
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Artificial intelligence is challenged by the ancient Chinese game of Go. The DeepMind team was going to take on the world's most elite Go champion. The team prepares to test the limits of their techno...
In Dubious Battle
There are 900 migratory workers in the California apple country. The group is more frightening because it takes on a life of its own. The strike was founded on Jim Nolan's tragic ideals.
London, 1605. There is a plan to blow up Parliament and kill the King.
Deutschland. Made by Germany
DEUTSCHLAND. MADE BY GERMANY is a film by, about and especially for Germany. Last summer, all of Germany was called upon to form a 80-million strong film team and shoot a collective self-portrait. Fun...
A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia; 25 years later, he sets o...
Farewell, Herr Schwarz
A documentary about the outcome of a decision made by a brother and sister in 1945. One missed meeting, two families, and three generations.
Donato failed in his attempt to save a man, and met one of the man's friends. Pieces of his past keep coming after him as he decides to start his life over.
The story of Mills, an established LA photographer, who returns to her native Nevada after an urgent call from her grandmother informs her that a band of wild horses is in danger of being rounded up, ...
Act of Violence
After finishing school, a group of three guys and three girls set off to spend their last holidays together in a remote cottage. What started as a great adventure soon turns into a nightmare of explos...
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Scene of the Crime
Tatort is a long-running German/Austrian/Swiss, crime television series set in various parts of these countries. The show is broadcast on the channels of ARD in Germany, ORF 2 in Austria and SF1 in Sw...
Memory of Water
In the future, world's freshwater supplies are running out. China rules over Europe, and wars are waged over water. Noria is learning to be a tea master like her father. Tea Masters know the location ...
Against the Ice
In 1909, the Alabama expedition led by Captain Ejnar Mikkelsen was attempting to disprove the United States' claim to North-Eastern Greenland, a claim that was based on the idea that it was broken up ...