Niki Stein
Writer, Director
 

© Christine Schroeder

 
Theresienstr. 31
D-80333 München

Sigrid Narjes
Tel.: +49 (0)89 599 08 4-0
Fax: +49 (0)89 550 38 5-5
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ResidenceFrankfurt am Main
LanguagesGerman, English
 
FILMOGRAPHY (Selection)
2017TATORT - DIE DUNKLE ZEIT
NDR
Production: Cinecentrum Berlin Film- und Fernsehproduktion
Writer and Director
Filmfest Hamburg – Nominated for Hamburger Produzentenpreis für deutsche Fernsehfilme (Section 16:9, 2017)
2016 - 2017BIG MANNI
SWR/Degeto
Production: Polyphon Pictures
Director
2016HITLER
RTL
Production: UFA Fiction, Beta Film
Screenplay in development
Mini-Series, 10 episodes
 TATORT - HAL
ARD/SWR
Production: SWR
Writer and Director
KURIER Romy - Nominated for Best Screenplay TV Movie (2017)
2015ÖL - DIE WAHRHEIT ÜBER DEN UNTERGANG DER DDR
HR
Production: HR
Writer and Director
 DAS DORF DER MÖRDER
ZDF
Production: Ziegler Film
Writer and Director
2014TATORT - DER INDER
ARD/SWR
Production: Maran Film
Writer and Director
2013DR. GRESSMANN ZEIGT GEFÜHLE
ARD
Production: HR
Writer and Director
2012DER TOTE IM EIS
ZDF
Production: Studio Hamburg
Writer and Director
2011ROMMEL
ARD/Degeto/BR/SWR/ORF
Production: teamWorx
Writer and Director
FernsehfilmFestival Baden-Baden - Nomination (2012)
Bambi - Best Actor national (2012)

 VATER MUTTER MÖRDER
ZDF
Production: Studio Hamburg
Writer and Director
2010MORGEN MUSST DU STERBEN
HR
Production: HR
Writer and Director
Adolf-Grimme-Preis - Nominated in the category Fiktion (2011)
2009LIEBE DEINEN FEIND
ZDF
Production: Network Movie
Writer and Director
2008EIN ZIMMER IM HAUS DES KRIEGES
Feature
Production: Little Shark Entertainment
Screenplay in development
Based on the novel by Christoph Peters
 BIS NICHTS MEHR BLEIBT
ARD/SWR
Production: teamWorx
Writer and Director
FIPA Festival International de Programmes Audiovisuels - Best Screenplay (2011)
Bayerischer Fernsehpreis - Best Screenplay (2010)
Bayerischer Fernsehpreis - Best Director (2010)
AZ Stern of the Year (2012)

 WIEDERSEHEN MIT EINEM FREMDEN
ARD/SWR
Production: Polyphon Film- und Fernsehgesellschaft
Screenplay: Thomas Kirchner, Niki Stein
Director: Niki Stein
2007-2008DER TIGER ODER WAS FRAUEN LIEBEN!
ARD/HR
Production: HR
Writer and Director
2007THE GREAT TOM
ARD/HR
Production: HR
Writer and Director
Deutscher Fernsehpreis - Nominated for Best Director (2008)
2006MUSICFILM - RHEINGOLD
Short Film
Writer and Director
Project by Berliner Philharmoniker, together with prisoners of JVA Berlin Plötzensee
 HANNY PORTER
Feature
Production: Radical Comedy
Screenplay in development
Based on the novel by Thor Kunkel
2006-2007DIE FRAU AUS DEM MEER
ZDF
Production: Network Movie
Writer and Director
2006TODESAUTOMATIK
ZDF
Production: Polyphon Film- und Fernsehgesellschaft
Director
Deutscher Fernsehpreis - Nominated for Best Director (2008)
Goldene Kamera - Nominated for Best TV movie (2008)

2005-2006TATORT - DER TAG DES JÄGERS
ARD/HR
Production: HR
Writer and Director
2005TATORT - PAULINE
ARD/NDR
Production: Studio Hamburg
Director
 DER MANN IM STROM
ARD/NDR
Production: Aspekt Telefilm
Director
Based on the novel by Siegfried Lenz
Deutscher Fernsehpreis - Nominated for Best TV Movie (2006)
 TATORT - LEERSTAND
ARD/HR
Production: HR
Writer and Director
2004TATORT - SCHÜRFWUNDEN
ARD/WDR
Production: Colonia Media
Director
 DIE KONFERENZ
ARD/HR
Production: HR
Director
Adolf-Grimme-Preis - Nominated for Fiction and Entertainment (2005)
2003DIE QUITTUNG
ZDF
Production: Objectiv Film
Director
Adolf-Grimme-Preis - Nominated for Fiction and Entertainment (2005)
Deutscher Fernsehpreis - Best Screenplay (2004)
Deutscher Fernsehpreis - Nominated for Best TV Movie/Mini Series (2004)

2002-2003TATORT - DAS BÖSE
ARD/HR
Production: HR
Writer and Director
2002TATORT - FRAUENMORD
ARD/HR
Production: HR
Writer and Director
 DAS DUO - TOTES ERBE
ZDF
Production: TV60
Director
2001TATORT - OSKAR
ARD/HR
Production: HR
Writer and Director
 STRANGERS
ARD/Degeto
Production: SamFilm
Director
2000DIE PEST
RTL
Production: Zeitsprung Pictures
Director
2 x 90 min
1999TATORT - NORBERT
ARD/BR
Production: Bavaria Film
Director
 TATORT - MARTINSFEUER
ARD/WDR
Production: Colonia Media
Director
1998DIE STUNDE DES LÖWEN
Pro Sieben
Production: Novamedia Film
Director
 BLUTJUNGE LIEBE - UND KEINER DARF ES WISSEN
Pro Sieben
Production: Daniel Zuta Filmproduktion
Writer and Director
1997WDR-TATORT
ARD/WDR
Concept
 TATORT - WILLKOMMEN IN KÖLN
ARD/WDR
Production: Colonia Media
Writer
Director: Kaspar Heidelbach
 TATORT - MANILA
ARD/WDR
Production: Colonia Media
Writer and Director
 TATORT - BILDERSTURM
ARD/WDR
Production: Colonia Media
Director
Goldener Gong (1998)
Adolf-Grimme-Preis - Nomination (1998)

1996ENDE EINER LEIDENSCHAFT
ZDF
Production: Studio Hamburg
Director
 FLUGHAFENKLINIK
RTL
Production: Bavaria Film
Contributing Writer and Director
3 episodes
1995STILL MOVING
Feature (Distributor: Atlantic)
Production: F + B Entertainment
Screenplay: Jackie Engelken, Niki Stein
Director: Niki Stein
 FLUGHAFENKLINIK
RTL
Production: Bavaria Film
Rewrite and Director
Pilot
1994GEISEL DER LIEBE
Short Film
Production: Hamburger Filmwerkstatt
Director
1993TATORT - DIE FRAU AN DER STRASSE
ARD/WDR
Production: Bavaria Film
Screenplay: Jackie Engelken, Niki Stein
Director: Ilse Hofmann
 SCHWURGERICHT
Sat.1
Production: Bavaria Film
Screenplay: Jackie Engelken, Niki Stein
Concept
1992TATORT - FLUCHT NACH MIAMI
ARD/WDR
Production: Bavaria Film
Screenplay: Jackie Engelken, Niki Stein
Director: Ulrich Stark
1991TATORT - DER MÖRDER UND DER PRINZ
ARD/WDR
Production: Bavaria Film
Screenplay: Jackie Engelken, Niki Stein
Director: Kaspar Heidelbach
1989SIEVERS WARTET!
ZDF/WDR
Screenplay: Jackie Engelken, Niki Stein
Director: Niki Stein
1984VORSICHT SEPP!
Short Film
Director
Europäisches Kurzfilmfestival - First Prize (1984)
THEATRE
2010IPHIGENIE AUF TAURIS
Staatstheater Mainz
Director
2005DER KRÜPPEL VON INISHMAN
Theater Baden-Baden
Director
 
 
BIOGRAPHICAL DETAILS
1961Born
 Lecturer at Internationale Filmschule Köln (ifs) and at the MA Film programme at Hamburg Media School et al.
 Studied Directing under Hark Bohm and Alexander Mita at Hamburg Media School (former Film School Hamburg)
 Studied Communication in Social and Economic Contexts at Universität der Künste in Berlin, Germany