FILMOGRAPHY | Projects

As Director, Producer or Writer

2019

2018

2017

2016

2014

2013

2012

Position: Concept, Director, Editor

DoP: Francy Fabritz

Client: Audiolith Hamburg

Haszcara “NDSR”

Music Video

Position: Concept, Director

DoP: Francy Fabritz

Client: Nike Berlin & Central, EMEA

Nike BeTrue

Image Film 

Position: Concept, Director, Editor

DoP: Francy Fabritz

Client: Nike NBDH Berlin

Nike Shox

Commercial,

Fashion Film

Position: Producer

Director: Gavin Youngs, The Apiary

Client: Oakley, Luxottica Milano

Oakley x Moto GP  Commercial

Position: Concept, Director, Editor

DoP: Felix Schmilinsky

Client: Nike Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland

Nike x Voo Store Commercial,

Fashion Film

Position: Writer, Director, Producer

(2nd Part of the Series „Occupations & Objects“)

The Manicuristas Shortfilm

Development of Feature Film to be shot in Germany and the Philippines,

Selected Participant at the Reykjavik Talent Lab 2018

Stuck in Spirit Sky

Feature Film

Position: Concept, Director, Editor, DoP: Bastian Kempf

Client: Nike Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland

4 Social Promos of the Ultimate Consumer Experience

Nike UCE 

Online Film

Position: Writer, Director, Producer

(1st Part of the Series „Occupations & Objects“)

Cast: Franz Rogowski, Thomas Hauser

Production & Co-Director: Esther Niemeier,

DoP: Ferhat Yunus Topraklar

The Simulant

Short Film

Position: Writer, Director

Producer: Sofia Theofilaktidis

DoP: Felix Schmilinsky

Two Fish

Short Film

Position: Writer, Director, Editor

DoP: Jun Oshima

Music & Client: Nikolaus Kuczewski

Hunger

Music Video

Position: Writer, Director, Editor

Music & Client: Suzi Shelton

Cinnamon Bear

Music Video

Material: Wooden instrument, Nylon, 2 projectors, maps, video

Exhibition and Client: Triennial, Lövestad, Sweden, July 2013

Krabat 55°39′N, 13°53′O

Interactive Video Installation

Material: Wooden Frames, Cotton Strings, 2 Projectors

Exhibition: Mixed Messages at Tenri Gallery, New York City

Impossibilities:

Layered Bodies

Video Installation

As 1st Assistant Director

Kokon | Feature Film 

Cinema, Jost Heringe Filme | Berlin  

Position: 1st Assistant Director

Producer: Jost Heringe Film, ZDF | Director: Leonie Krippendorff ,

Main Cast: Jella Haase, Lena Urzendowsky, Lena Klenke, Elina Vildanova

2018

Prototypes | Art Film

Position: 1st Assistant Director, Production Manager 

Producer, Director: Doireann O’Malley

Winner of the Berlin Art Prize, Exhibition at The Hugh Lane Gallery Dublin

2018

The Mirror | Shortfilm

Director: The Apiary | Berlin

Position: Production Manager / Coordinator, 1st AD

Producer: Papaya Films Warsaw, DoP: Phillip Kaminiak

2017

Idiots of the Family | Feature Film

Cinema, Michael Klier Film | Berlin   

Position: 1st Assistant Director, Script & Continuity

Producer, Director: Michael Klier | Producer: Anne-Kathrin Seemann  DoP: Patrick Orth

Cast: Lilith Stangenberg, Hanno Koffler, Jördis Triebel, Florian Stetter, Kai Scheve

2016

Goliath | Feature Film Cinema

Cognito Films | Zurich

Position: 1st Assistant Director

Producers: Dario Schoch, Rajko Jazbec

Director: Dominik Locher | DoP: Gabriel Lobos 

Cast: Jasna Fritzi Bauer, Sven Schelker

Official Competition Grand Prix Locarno Film Festival

2015

Aesop BCCC | Commercial

Position: 1st Assistant Director

Director, Producer: The Apiary

DoP: Phillip Kaminiak

Client: Aesop

2015

Fikkefuchs | Feature Film

Cinema, Poison Film | Berlin

Position: 1st Assistant Director

Producers: Saralisa Volm, Wolfram Fleischhauer, Patrick Volm-Dettenbach 

Director: Jan Henrik Stahlberg | DoP: Ferhat Yunus Topraklar

Cast: Franz Rogowski, Jan Henrik Stahlberg

2015

Freies Land | Short Film

Hamburg Media School | Parchim, Germany

Position: Set Manager

Director: Hannes Treiber, Producer: Andrea Schütte

2008

ACADEMIC & WORK experience

Selection

University of the Philippines Visayas | Iloilo, Philippines (2017)

Visiting Lecturer in the B.A. Program Communication and Media Studies

Classes taught:

1. Advanced Directing and Production for TV | Production Course

2. Media Criticism and Appreciation | Lecture, Seminar

The New School University, School of Media Studies | New York (2013)

Teaching Assistant of the M.A. seminar “Mediated Time” with Sam Ishii-Gonzalez

Teaching Assistant of the M.A. production class “Media Design: Concepts” with Jun Oshima

Dorothy H. Hirshon Film Festival | New York (2013)

Associate Producer of the Annual Dorothy H. Hirshon Film Festival

Organization, Jury Programming, Support of Director-In-Residence Benh Zeitlin

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Talks | Conferences

Ideafest 2017 | Iloilo

Design Thinking Conference at the University of the Philippines, Visayas

Presentation “Moving with Ease“

Visual Storytelling Panel, Philippine Film Festival 2015 | Berlin

Hosting und Moderation of the panel „Visual Storytelling“

Critical Themes Conference 2014 | New York City

Panel: Interrogating Epistemologies, April 6th

With the paper “The Radical Potential of Boredom and Death”

The New School 2013 | New York City

Guest presentation at the Mediated Time Seminar with the paper

 “Baudrillard and temporal structures in contemporary film”

EDUCATION

The New School University | New York

Master of Arts in Media Studies and Film

Awards:  Fulbright Scholarship, The New School Media Studies Scholarship     

   

Goethe University | Frankfurt am Main

Magister Artium / Master Studies

Majors: Theater-, Film- and Media Studies, German

Minors: Linguistics (English), Political Science

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