Jacob Matschenz (born 1984, Berlin) is a German actor. He is notable for film and television work including The Wave (2008), 12 Paces Without a Head (2009) and The Sinking of the Laconia (2010). He won the Adolf Grimme Award in 2008 for his appearance in An die Grenze.
Movies & TV shows
4 Movies · 1 TV show
Berlin's urban development is lectured on by Undine. The ancient myth catches up with her when the man she loves leaves. Undine reworked the myth of the mysterious water spirit as a modern fairy-tale ...
It's for Your Own Good
The boyfriends of the daughters of the brothers in law are trying to get rid of them.
My Wonderful Wanda
The Polish woman Wanda, 35, looks after Joseph, 70, in his family villa by the lake. She is there for him around the clock and also helps his wife Elsa, 75. The youngest son Gregi, 28, likes her very ...
Unterleuten: The Torn Village
In the middle of untouched nature, surrounded by forests and grain fields of the Brandenburg province, the fictional village of Unterleuten with only 250 inhabitants is located. Thirty years after the...
Chasing Paper Birds
Mia, Keks and Ian are at a turning point in their lives, searching for happiness but not sure of what will happen if they actually find it. Over a long night in Berlin, their storylines weave into one...
A Regular Woman
Hatun "Aynur" Sürücü, a vibrant young Turkish woman and mother is murdered at 23 by her youngest brother in an honor killing. Forced into an abusive arranged marriage with a cousin in Istanbul at 16 b...
Rest in Greece
David, an author in his 30s, travels to the Greek island of Tinos with his wife to spend time in a secluded beach house in the off-season. While David searches for inspiration for his new novel,Nina i...
Never Look Away
Kurt is an art student who falls in love with another student. Professor Seeband, a famous doctor, is upset with his daughter's choice of boyfriend and vows to destroy the relationship. Their lives ar...
The Famous Five and the Valley of Dinosaurs
When Aunt Fanny's car breaks down, the famous five are stuck in a small town. Some dinosaur bones are going to be unveiled at the local natural history museum. Marty told them that his father, who die...
4 Movies · 2 TV shows
Magical Mystery or: The Return of Karl Schmidt
BummBumm Records wants to go on a rave tour. After a nervous breakdown five years ago, Charly retired as an aspiring artist. He lives in a supervised area. He became part of "Magical Mystery" as a dri...
Berlin, 1889. After her life was saved, Ida had to work off her treatment costs. The self- determined young woman discovers her passion for medicine as she becomes acquainted with the most brilliant p...
Berlin was the epicenter of political and social changes in the Golden Twenties.
My Blind Date with Life
An ambitious young man struggles to achieve his dream of becoming an employee in a Munich luxury hotel despite being strongly visually impaired.
Alone in Berlin
Berlin in June of 1940. While Nazi propaganda celebrates the victory over France, a kitchen-cum-living room in Prenzlauer Berg is filled with grief. Otto and Anna's son was killed. The working class c...
The Pasta Detectives 3
Rico and Oskar are going on a last adventure together. Now that they live next door, everything is one well here. Ricos parents are with him. The trouble begins when you die as Fitzke. Breeder took ov...
A young girl disappears after being in contact with a strange boy on a social networking platform and after being bullied by her former best friend. Some people in town start to get nervous as the fac...
The mid 20's Cem is making its voluntary service in the retirement home. He falls in love with Astrid, which helps him as a dance therapist. Cem is fond of Berlin- Neuklln. He wants his neighborhood t...
3 Türken und ein Baby
The Yildiz brothers still live together. The family bridal shop is doing badly and they each yearn for a different life: Heartthrob Celal pines for his ex-girlfriend Anna and risks every last cent of ...
A modern National Socialist Party uses an African-German author as a promotion-figure for more political power over Germany.
November 9, 1989, the day the Berlin Wall came down. A 10-year-old girl and her friends attempt to use their teleportation device to beam her uncle back to East Germany but instead, as they witness on...
Break Up Man
Break up man is an odd couple road movie and tells the story of Henri, who works for a break up agency in Berlin and on behalf of those who want to separate themselves from their future partners. Henr...
A comedy about a crazy summer in Berlin.
Calm at Sea
October 1941. Young Communist members of the Resistance shot and killed an officer of the German Army 18 months into France's occupation. Hitler wants the deaths of 150 Frenchmen. Most of the targets ...
The life of a 15-year-old girl is in danger because of a terrible crime. She can't trust anyone. A witness protection officer, a former special-forces soldier, is responsible for her safety when a cor...
In their twenties, there are eleven moving dates and eight friends. For a new city, a new job, an apartment, or even an old love is always searched for. The search is never-ending and they find themse...
8 Movies · 2 TV shows
Wickie and the Treasure of the Gods
When the mighty Viking Halvar suddenly disappears, his clever but timid son Wickie must lead the Vikings on a dangerous journey to rescue his father from the evil Sven and go in search of the legendar...
A coming of age story of people who are already adults. Torn between emotional dependency and physical attraction, Adam grows desperate between what his long-term relationship with Anna and the tempta...
The Crocodiles: All for One
Birthday of Hannes is the best summer vacation they have ever had. The band is united despite the different interests of the boys. Frank was taken to the hospital by ambulance after a terrible acciden...
Men in the City 2
There is a sequel to the movie "Men in the city".
The Sinking of the Laconia
The true story of the Allied ship Laconia, which was sunk in WWII by a German U-Boat, surfaced against orders to rescue the civilian crew.
Dreileben: Beats Being Dead
Johannes is looking for a better job. He met Ana. Even though Ana's job is less prestigious than Johannes's, he still falls for her. She quits her job to be with him. She fell in love with him. Sarah ...
Run If You Can
Run If You Can is the debut feature for director Brggemann who, along with his sister, wrote the compelling screenplay. Ben was forced to spend the rest of his life in a wheelchair. Ben treats Christi...
Bis aufs Blut
Tommy has stopped using drugs after being released from juvenile prison. His best friend has a plan to finance their own auto body shop when the going gets tough.
A young boy wants to join a gang. Kai, who is wheelchair bound and unable to run away when things get hot, saved Hannes's life when the entry test went wrong. The gang members don't like people with d...
12 Paces without a Head
The era of the sea pirates Klaus Strtebeker and Gdeke Michels is coming to a close. A bulging ship appears on the horizon after a long period of not having any money. The pirates suffered an ignominio...
Dima, a petty criminal, is in constant fear of his imminent deportation from Germany.This fear he compensated by carelessness. As he meets one day Sarah, who is working on a documentary about young fo...
Tod in der Eifel
5 Movies · 1 TV show
Finest Fairy Tales
There are many German fairy tales.
A teacher is talking to his students. socialism can't be established in modern Germany because students think it's boring. He wants to show how easy it is to manipulate the mass.
The story of the friendship between Ludwig and Johann is told in the film. Going beyond what would be considered good and healthy, the pair attempt to become the ideal twins, driving their relationshi...
A Year Ago in Winter
A renowned artist must uncover a young dancer's secrets in order to truly capture her likeness for a commissioned work.
1. Mai – Helden bei der Arbeit
An eleven-year-old Turkish boy, two young men from a small town, and a cop from the sticks are on their way to Berlin on May Day.
3 Movies · 1 TV show
Mord in bester Gesellschaft
Mord in bester Gesellschaft is a German television series.
Auf dem Vulkan
An die Grenze
Alex Karow was sent to the West German-East German border after the World Cup. The army is dominated by rituals. Balance, democracy and human dignity are propaganda. The question of what happens when ...
A young man catches Christine's eye when she arrives at their summer beach home with her husband and daughter. The story of a woman who frees herself, tears her life into pieces and puts it back toget...
4 Movies · 1 TV show
17-year-old Guido suffers since his early childhood from neurodermatitis. After being taken to the hospital due to a heavy attack, he starts to question his personal and familiar environment and disco...
The feature looks at the graffiti movement and young people who populate the niche culture. The film follows four such artists as they shape the graffiti community through both their art and their int...
2 Movies · 1 TV show
A financially devastated German town receives an encouraging boost with the arrival of a popular soccer star, but a heated love triangle threatens to overshadow the good vibes in this sexually liberat...
The effects of this plant's juices are amazing: people end up making passionate love with a first person they see and all the brakes are cut loose instantly!
1 Movie · 1 TV show
1 TV show
Stubbe – Von Fall zu Fall
Stubbe – Von Fall zu Fall is a German crime detective television series starring Wolfgang Stumph as detective Stubbe. It is being broadcast on ZDF, the second German public television channel since 19...
1 TV show
The first broadcast of the German detective television series, called "Bella Block", was on ZDF in 1994. The 30th series was produced in 2010.
1 TV show
Polizeiruf 110 is a long-running German language detective television series. The first episode was broadcast 27 June 1971 in the German Democratic Republic, and after the dissolution of Fernsehen der...
1 TV show
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...
The Black Square
The legendary abstract painting Black Square” was stolen by Vincent, a struggling art-thief and failed artist. The Russian Oligarch and his designated art expert MARTHA are going to be on a cruise shi...
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