Born 1950 in Heidelberg, Germany. Since 1970 TV movies, feature films, shorts, documentaries, specials, worked on various theatrical feature films as co-director, editor, trailer and dubbing director in Germany, England, USA and Africa. Pakleppa has worked in New German Cinema in 1972, co-operating in the former creative center of German author's cinema "Filmverlag der Autoren" with directors like R.W. Fassbinder, Werner Herzog or Wim Wenders. Read more... Monty Python, the animation hits "When The Wind Blows", "The Last Unicorn" (German version) and Valhalla and independent German films. He is working on the development of a live action version of the Rankin/Bass 1982 animation film "The Last Unicorn" written by fantasy novelist Peter S. Beagle in creative co-operation with 'Ray Cooper' former creative head of George Harrison's HandMade Films and co-operator of Terry Gilliam, Bob Dylan and Elton John.