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Leonie Ossowski

German screenwriter and writer

Leonie Ossowski was the pen name of Jolanthe von Brandenstein (15 August 1925 – 4 February 2019), a German writer. She wrote under the name Jo Tiedemann. She wrote scripts for DEFA: Zwei Mütter ("Two mothers") and Stern ohne Himmel ("Stars without Sky").[1] She has lived in Berlin from 1980 until her death. Her 1977 novel Die große Flatter ("The big flutter") was also made into a movie.[2]

Leonie Ossowski
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BornJolanthe von Brandenstein
(1925-08-15)15 August 1925
Röhrsdorf, Lower Silesia
Died4 February 2019(2019-02-04) (aged 93)
Berlin, Germany
NationalityGermany
Genreshort story, novel, children's literature, screenplay

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Leonie Ossowski" (in German). Munzinger.
  2. Sandford, John (2013). Encyclopedia of Contemporary German Culture. p. 461. ISBN 1136816038.

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