works

IN DEVELOMENT

1631: YEAR OF THE SPIDER (HEXENKLAGE)
his­tor­i­cal mini series (6 x 60min) — head writer
Fic­tion Park Düs­sel­dorf
devel­op­ment fund­ed by Film- und Medi­en­s­tiftung NRW 2016

HOMESHOPPERSPARADISE
fea­ture film com­e­dy — co-writer
screen­play with Nan­cy Mac­Granaky-Quaye
Ziegler Film Baden Baden with SWR Tele­vi­sion

LIFE ON LAIKA
the­atri­cal fea­ture sci­fi — co-writer, direc­tor
screen­play with Christoph Math­ieu
Wim Wen­ders schol­ar­ship by the Wim Wen­ders Foun­da­tion and the region­al film fund Film- und Medi­en­s­tiftung NRW 2015/16
screen­play and direc­tor of a mood teas­er in stereo-3D 2016

PRODUCED

2018
TUTORIAL (ERDMÖBEL)
music video — writer, direc­tor, edi­tor
with Corin­na Har­fouch, Lisa Mar­tinek, Petra Nadol­ny
nom­i­nat­ed for the MuVi-award of the 64th inter­na­tion­al short film fes­ti­val Ober­hausen 2018
Jip­pie! Indus­trie, Rough Trade, John Man­age­ment

2017
LUCID
sci­ence fic­tion nov­el — co-writer
with Christoph Math­ieu
Bastei Lübbe Köln, eBook release July2018 (ger­man only)

HOFFNUNGSMASCHINE (JUDITH HOLOFERNES AND ERDMÖBEL)
music video — direc­tor, edi­tor
Jip­pie! Indus­trie, Rough Trade, John Man­age­ment

2015/16
THE PRODIGAL SISTER (SCHWESTER WEISS)
the­atri­cal fea­ture 97min — writer, direc­tor
with Lisa Mar­tinek, Želj­ka Prek­savec, Beat­rice Richter, Tim Bergmann
dis­trib­u­tor: W-Film, ger­man cin­e­ma release Oct 20th 2016
world sales: rush­lake media
TV-dis­tri­b­u­tion: arte, SWR (Octo­ber 2018)
Segel­er & Borows­ki Film­pro­duk­tion, SWR tv & arte tv
fund­ed by Film- und Medi­en­s­tiftung NRW
nom­i­nat­ed for the Thomas Strittmat­ter screen­play award 2012
nomini­at­ed for the ger­man cin­e­ma tal­ent award int. film fes­ti­val Hof 2016
eQuinoxe Europe 2013

2012
SCHNITZEL UND DOLMADES
edu­ca­tion­al web series 45 episodes (180min), direc­tor
for the web­por­tal www.ich-will-deutsch-lernen.de
of the Deutsch­er Volk­shochschule-Ver­band e.V.
financed by the Ger­man Min­istry for Edu­ca­tion and Sci­ence
eas­t­art pic­tures with sup­port by ifs Köln

2010
SASHA
the­atri­cal fea­ture 102 min – writer, direc­tor
with: Saša Kekez, Ped­ja Bjelac, Tim Bergmann
dis­trib­u­tors: Salzge­ber Medi­en (D), the­atri­cal release March 3rd 2011, strand releas­ing (US), pecadil­lo pic­tures (UK), ton­gariro (PL) and oth­ers
TV-dis­tri­b­u­tion: WDR, RBB, HBO Europe
eas­t­art pic­tures GbR, fund­ed by Film­s­tiftung NRW, BKM and Kura­to­ri­um junger deutsch­er Film
pre­mieres: Frame­line San Fran­cis­co, int. film fes­ti­val Hof
best film awards: Zine­goak Bil­bao (ES), Cine­Gay Cos­ta del Sol (ES), Fes­ti­val del Sol Tener­iffe (ES)
audi­ence award: Mezi­pa­tra Prague (CZ), Side by side Tom­sk (RU)
best screen­play : Fes­ti­val del Mar Ibiza (ES)

2007
KICK IT LIKE ZOMBIES
short film 13min — direc­tor
pro­duced for the chil­drens’ screen­writ­ing com­pe­ti­tion „Achtung Auf­nahme!“ by Kam­er­aKinderKöln gGmbH, the city of Cologne and WDR tele­vi­sion 2006

2005
AMOR FATI
short film 16 min — co-writer, direc­tor
Amor Fati GbR & ifs inter­na­tionale film­schule Köln
Film Prize of the Robert Bosch Stiftung for Inter­na­tion­al Coöper­a­tion
Film­fes­ti­val Locarno 2006
nom­i­nat­ed for the First Steps award 2006,
audi­ence award: Film­fest Dres­den 2007
TV-dis­tri­b­u­tion: PBS (US) / arte tv (F/D)