Christoph Schlingensief


Age: 49

Summary: German director and screenwriter considered as one of the most important figures in the country's contemporary theater who directed numerous movies, plays, and operas, including at the renowned annual Richard Wagner festival in Bayreuth, Germany and in Manaus, Brazil.

Cause of Death: Lung cancer

Born: October 24, 1960

Died: August 21, 2010

Berlin, Germany