Helena Hufnagel

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Location

München

Agent

Carole Sonderegger
Tel.: +49 (0)30 288 77 3-0

Pretty far from Okay
Tatort - Die Harte Kern
Willa

© Cocofilms

Filmography Selection

Cinema/TV Miscellaneous

2019

GENERATION BEZIEHUNGSUNFÄHIG
Production: Pantaleon Films, Warner Bros. Entertainment
Writer: Helena Hufnagel, Hilly Martinek
Director: Helena Hufnagel

2018

TATORT - DIE HARTE KERN
MDR
Production: Wiedemann & Berg Television
Director: Helena Hufnagel

2017

PRETTY FAR FROM OKAY
Production: Filmschaft Maas & Füllmich, Cocofilms (Distributor: Der Filmverleih)
Writer: Helena Hufnagel, Sina Flammang, Madeleine Fricke
Director: Helena Hufnagel
Bayerischer Filmpreis - VGF Newcomer Producer Award (2018)
Bushwick Film Festival - Best Picture (2018)
Bunte New Faces Award Film - Best Debut Film (2018)
Lady Filmmakers Festival - Nominated for Best Picture (2017)
Filmfestival Max Ophüls Preis - Nominated for Best Picture (2017)
Deutscher Regiepreis Metropolis - Best Newcomer Director (2017)
Auckland International Filmfestival - Best Director (2017)

2015

WILLA
Production: Cocofilms, HFF München
Writer: Sina Flammang
Director: Helena Hufnagel
Based on the Short Story of the same name by Stephen King
15 Min.
Winter Film Awards New York - Nominated for Best Horror Short Film (2015)
Filmquest Festival - Nominated for Best Fantasy Short Film (2015)
Southway Filmfesival - Best Student Film (2015)
Göttinger Kurzfilmfestival - Special Award (2015)
Faro Filmfestival - Best Fiction Short Film (2015)
Sydney Filmfestival - Best Visual Effects (2015)
Over 40 National and International Filmfestivals

2014

POTILLA
Production: SamFilm
Writer: Helena Hufnagel, Sina Flammang
Based on the novel of the same name by Cornelia Funke

2013

VOLCANO WITH HAT
Writer and Director: Helena Hufnagel
Documentary
14 Min.

2012

THE SAFEST NUCLEAR POWER PLANT WORLDWIDE
Production: Cocofilms, Grabow/Bartetzko Filmproduktion
Director: Helena Hufnagel
Documentary
28 Min.
Wendeland Shorts - Nominated for Best Documentary (2014)
Seoul Filmfestival - Best Director (2014)
Landshuter Filmfestival - Nominated for Best Short Film (2013)
DOK.Fest München - Opening Film (2013)
Deutscher Kurzfilmpreis - Nominated for Best Documentary to 30 Min. (2012)
Diessener KurzFilmFestival - Special Mention (2012)
Over 30 National and International Filmfestivals

2013

PRINCESS
Production: Cocofilms, HFF München
Idea: Helena Hufnagel
Writer: Sebastian Stojetz
Director: Helena Hufnagel
Spec Spot for Internationale Filmfestspiele Berlin
Spotlight Filmfestival - Audience Award (2014)

2012-2016

VARIOUS COMMERCIALS

Biography

Internationale Filmfestspiele Berlin - Reception of Film Schools - Pitch-Award (2013)

Internationale Filmfestspiele Berlin - Winner of JETS-Programm (2017)

VGF-Scholarship of Bayerisches Filmzentrum

Two-time scholarship holder of the VFF scholarship

ProSiebenSat1 Mainstreampreis 2015

Studied Communication Sciences at Ludwig-Maximilian-Universität Munich

Freelancer for ARD Studio Singapur and Vienna

Studied at Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film (HFF) Munich