maria mohr film


maria mohr

74 born in mainz / germany
   lives and works in berlin


93 / 94  diplôme de langue et civilisation françaises,
       sorbonne, paris
94 / 98  architecture studies, tu darmstadt / germany
97 / 98  architecture studies,
       école paris-la-villette, paris / france
98-02  guest student at university of the arts and
       humboldt university berlin
02 / 05  studies in experimental mediadesign,
       udk - university of the arts berlin / germany
06 / 07  postgraduate scholarship at udk (nafög)

film (selection)

01   bruder (brother), 98-01, super8, 12'
   india, super8, 15'
02   k kumbh kali, 7'
05   cousin cousine (cousins), 20'
10   bruder schwester (brother sister), 90’
13   roma (non) risponde, treatment documentary feature
14   am weltrand (on the brink of world), 3-channel-
   video-installation (based on a musical composition
   by hauke berheide)
14   am weltrand I-III, shortfilm trilogy (linear version of
   ‘am weltrand’), 16’
21   spatzen und spaziergänge (sparrows and strolls),
   video essay with marko pogačar for DAAD – berliner
   künstlerprogramm, 11’

festivals / screenings / exhibitions / performances

k kumbh kali
02   schrägspur, oberstdorf / germany
02   festival re/act, halle_02, heidelberg / germany
03   rencontres internationales, paris and berlin

cousin cousine
05   int. short film festival oberhausen:
   winner of the 3sat-förderpreis (3sat award)
05   exis 2005, seoul / korea
05   european short film biennale, ludwigsburg / germany
05   flensburg short film days, germany:
   1. prize of the jury
05   international leipzig festival for documentary and
   animated film / germany
05   opening film of the elia-conference
   “re:search in and through the arts”
05   kunstfilmbiennale cologne / germany
05   kassel documentary film and video fest / germany:
   nominiated for “goldener schlüssel”
   (best documentary)
06   stuttgarter filmwinter
06   german short film programm 'soirée allemande' -
   'coup de cœur' at the international short film festival
   clermont-ferrand and in various french-speaking
06   cinema arsenal, berlin
06   on tour in german cinemas with
   'kurzfilmpreis unterwegs'
06   on tv: 3sat, may 9th 06
06   festival achtung berlin
06  ‚expresion en corto’, mexiko
06  filmfest umeå, schweden
06  cork film festival, ireland
06  rencontres internationales, paris and berlin
07  in the cinema „el teatro“, tunis, tunisia
07  festival de cinéma des trois amériques / quebec,
07  festival ambulart, quito and guayaquil, ecuador
07  dokumentary film festival EDOC / quito, guayaquil &
   manta, ecuador
07  expresion en corto / san miguel de allende &
   guanajuato, mexico
07  kyoto international student film&video festival /
    kyoto, japan
08  kinoki film festival / mexico city, mexico
08  zebra poetry film festival / berlin, germany
09  film festival dresden
11  exhibition ‚junge akademie’ academy of the arts,

bruder schwester
10  dok festival leipzig, german competition
11  doc alliance selection 2011: visions du réel / nyon;
    planet doc / warsaw; dox:cph / copenhagen; IDFF
    jihlava; DMZ docs / south korea) mujeres en
    dirección-international film festival / cuenca, spain
11  tv-broadcast: april 22nd, 3sat (D/CH/A)

am weltrand
14  exhibition ‚AGORA ARTES - non-exhibition’, academy
    of the arts, berlin

doppelprojektionen / double projections
14  performance ‚double projections - the folder is empty
    we are present’ in collaboration with jutta eberhard,
    academy of the arts, berlin

awards / scholarship

cousin cousine
05   3sat-promotional award int. short film festival
05   1. prize of the jury short film days flensburg
05   german short film award 2005 (silver)
05   lili-award university of the arts berlin
06   best student film FEMINA – international film
   festival, brasilien
06   best international documentary ‚expresión en
   corto', mexico
06   nafög-stipendium scholarship for the development
   and relalisation of a documentary film project.
11   villa serpentara (rome, italy) by academy of the
   arts (adk) berlin
13   berlin stipendium by academy of the arts (adk)

21   INITIAL stipendium by akademie der künste (adk)

film jobs / artistic collaborations (selection)

documentations, production, cinematography, editing, etc.

03   camera for ‚tischgeschichten’ von andrea loux
04   camera and interviews for ‚homeless,’
   by milovan markovic
04   il treno, documentation of a music-theatre-project
   by daniel ott (camera, editing), dvd 45'
05   video for the dance-piece ‘hella helle’
   by trava dvd 30’
05   assistant producer for ‘das missgeschick’
   von andrea loux
05   parkotel, documentation of an architects' excursion
   to istanbul (camera, editing support), dvd 25’
11   editing ‚ne pesce ne ucello’, documentary film by
   petra volpe
12   berlin documentary forum, documentation (camera,
13   fachhochschule nordwestschweiz: 14 filmportraits for    the imagecampaign ,zusammenbilden’
14   editing ‚zeit zu zweit’ (couple time), shortfilm by
   selina robertson
21   editing ‚l’escala canta‘, video by sabine goetz

teaching / jury work (selection)

06   university of the arts (udk) berlin: fotography for
06   fh nürtingen: personal found footage films
06   university of the arts (udk) berlin: ‚meine familie –
   mein material’ (my family – my material)
07   the tunis states filmschool, tunisia: workshop ‚il
   court, le court! - german shortfilms’ in collaboration
   with the goethe institut tunis
07   ecuador, ambulart festival: workshop ‚experimental
   & documentary filmmaking’ in collaboration with the
   ag kurzfilm and goethe institut
07   member of jury at the festival ‚expresión en corto’
   in san miguel de allende and guanajuato, mexico
07   interfilm-festival, berlin, germany: panel on
   ‚autobiographic documentary’
08   pecha kucha berlin: speech: ‚holy in 3 steps’
08   jury member of ‚baumgartenstipendium’ / university
   of the arts berlin; mentoring of the awarded projects
09   workshop ‚camera / image’ in collaboration with the
   goethe institut lomé / togo
10   freie universität (fu) berlin: lecture ‚master-student-
   relationships in film business’
11   academy of the arts berlin: filmworkshop for kids
11   fh nürtingen: workshop ‚absent-presents’
11   arsenal berlin: workshop ‚life-prints’
12   udk berlin: workshops ‚elective affinities’ and
   ‚on beginning’
13   filmarche berlin: workshop ‚protagonists in
14   udk berlin: seminar ‚nude in the middle: a practical
   approach to moving images’
since 11 member of jury of the cultural film founding (bkm
   ‚production a’ and script)
since 14 as chairperson of the jury
15   several filmworkshops for berlin schools in the
   context of ‚kunst für alle‘ by akademie der künste
11-16 member of jury of the cultural film funding
   (bkm‚production and script), since ’14 as head of
16-19 german university in cairo (GUC): film lecturer and
   since ’17 head of media design department, campus
   new cairo
19   goethe institut cairo: masterclass ‘das filmende ich’
   (the filming ’I’)
19-20 german university in cairo (GUC): film lecturer,
   campus berlin
20-21 member of film jury for DAAD berliner
20-  several film courses at berlin schools - a.o. for the
   programme le cinéma, cent ans de jeunesse (CCAJ)
20-  DFF film education: workshop leader - teaching the

film political memberships

09-  member of AG DOK – the german documentary
14-  founding member of ‘pro quote film e.v.’ (former:
   ‘pro quote regie e.v.’), member of board until ’16,