Date of Birth:
28 October 1919
Bernhard Wicki played in 1 and created 1 movies in the Drama, War, Music genres.
Bernhard Wicki got succeed with average imdb rating 14.9.
A memoir titled "In Our Strange Gardens" is partly dedicated to Wicki, who was a German soldier guarding the author's father, a French Resistance fighter, during the German occupation of France. Wicki, who was clown before he became a soldier, stole food for and entertained his French prisoners while they waited to find out if they would be executed.
The German soldier/clown named Bernd in Jean Becker's French film Effroyables jardins (2003) is based on Bernhard Wicki. The memoir entitled "In Our Strange Gardens", on which this film is based, is dedicated to him.
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