Katja von Garnier
Director
 

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ResidenceBerlin
LanguagesGerman, English, French
 
FILMOGRAPHY (Selection)
2016OSTWIND 3 - AUFBRUCH NACH ORA
Feature (Distributor: Constantin)
Production: Sam Film
Director
2015DOLPHIN SONG
Feature
Production: Paradox Pictures
Director
In development
2014OSTWIND 2
Feature (Distributor: Constantin)
Production: Sam Film
Director
Der Deutsche Regiepreis METROPOLIS - Nominated for Best Family Entertainment (2015)
2012-2013FOREVER AND A DAY
Feature (Distributor: Tempest Film)
Production: DOKFilm
Director
Documentary Feature on the Scorpions
2012OSTWIND
Feature (Distributor: Constantin)
Production: Sam Film
Director
Deutscher Filmpreis LOLA - Best Children's Film (2014)
Bayerischer Filmpreis - Best Children's and Youth Film (2013)
Gilde-Filmpreis - Best Children's Film (2013)
Filmfest München - Der weiße Elefant - Best Director (2013)
Filmfest München - Der weiße Elefant - Best Female Newcomer (2013)
Hessischer Film- und Kinopreis - Nominated (2013
Kindertiger - Nominated (2013)

2 Der Deutsche Regiepreis METROPOLIS - Nominated for Best Family Entertainment (2015)
2005-2006BLOOD AND CHOCOLATE
Feature
Production: Lakeshore Entertainment
Director
2003IRON JAWED ANGELS
Feature
Production: HBO
Director
Golden Globe Awards - Best Supporting Actress (2005)
Golden Globe Awards - Nominated for Best TV-Movie (2005)
Golden Globe Awards - Nominated for Best Actress (2005)

1997DENK ICH AN DEUTSCHLAND... - KIX
BR/WDR
Production: Megaherz
Director
Documentary Feature
1996-1997BANDITS
Feature (Distributor: Buena Vista)
Production: Olga Film, Flach Film Paris, Vela-X
Screenplay: Uwe Wilhelm, Katja von Garnier
Director: Katja von Garnier
Hong Kong International Film Festival - Critics' Prize (1998)
Variety's 10 Directors to Watch (1998)
Deutscher Filmpreis LOLA - Best Actress (1998)
Goldene Schallplatte - Most successful German soundtrack of all times

1994IN THE LINE OF FIRE - MAKING OF
Feature
Production: Columbia TriStar
Director
Documentary Feature on the film by Wolfgang Petersen
1993MAKING UP!
Feature (Distributor: Time)
Production: Vela-X
Screenplay: Ben Taylor, Katja von Garnier
Director: Katja von Garnier
MAKING UP! Student Academy Awards - Foreign Film Award (1994)
Deutscher Filmpreis LOLA - Best Newcomer Director (1994)
Bayerischer Filmpreis - Best Newcomer Director (1994)
Bayerischer Filmpreis - Best Actress (1994)
Bayerischer Filmpreis - Best Costume Design (1994)
Ernst-Lubitsch-Preis (1994)
Förderpreis der Stadt München (1993)
Festivals in Berlin, Sundance, London, Edinburgh, Barcelona, Goeteburg, Philadelphia, Chicago, Seattle et al.

1991LAUTLOS
Short Film
Production: HFF München
Writer, Director and Editor
Film Festival of International Cinema Students Tokio - Nominated (1990)
1989TAGTRAUMA
Short Film
Production: HFF München
Writer, Director and Editor
OTHER PROJECTS
 NUMEROUS COMMERCIALS AND VIDEO CLIPS
 
 
BIOGRAPHICAL DETAILS
1966Born
1990Foundation of the production company VELA-X together with Ewa Karlström
1989-1994Studied at University of Television and Film in Munich, Germany