Katja von Garnier
Director
 

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ResidenceBerlin
LanguagesGerman, English, French
 
FILMOGRAPHY (Selection)
2016OSTWIND 3 - AUFBRUCH NACH ORA
Feature (Distributor: Constantin Film)
Production: SamFilm
Director
Filmfest München - Spotlight/Sneak Peek (2017)
2014OSTWIND 2
Feature (Distributor: Constantin Film)
Production: SamFilm
Director
Jupiter Award - Nominated for Best Picture national (2016)
Der Deutsche Regiepreis METROPOLIS - Nominated for Best Family Entertainment (2015)
Kinder-Medien-Preis DER WEISSE ELEFANT - Feature Film (2015)
Kinder-Medien-Preis DER WEISSE ELEFANT - Special Prize (2015)
Kindertiger - Screenplay (2015)

2012-2013FOREVER AND A DAY
Feature (Distributor: Tempest Film)
Production: DOKfilm Fernsehproduktion
Director
Documentary Feature on the Scorpions
2012OSTWIND 1
Feature (Distributor: Constantin Film)
Production: SamFilm
Director
Deutscher Filmpreis LOLA - Best Children's Film (2014)
Deutsche Kindermedienstiftung GOLDENER SPATZ - Feature Film/TV Movie (2014)
Bayerischer Filmpreis - Best Children's and Youth Film (2013)
Gilde-Filmpreis - Best Children's Film (2013)
Kinder-Medien-Preis DER WEISSE ELEFANT - Best Director (2013)
Kinder-Medien-Preis DER WEISSE ELEFANT - Best Female Newcomer (2013)
Hessischer Film- und Kinopreis - Nomination (2013)
Kindertiger - Nomination (2013)

2005-2006BLOOD AND CHOCOLATE
Feature (Distributor: MGM)
Production: Berrick Filmproduktion
Director
2003IRON JAWED ANGELS
Feature (Distributor: HBO)
Production: HBO
Director
Golden Globe Awards - Nominated for Best TV Movie (2005)
Golden Globe Awards - Best Supporting Actress (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 Filmproduktion
Screenplay: Katja von Garnier, Uwe Wilhelm
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 Pictures
Director
Documentary Feature on the film by Wolfgang Petersen
1993MAKING UP!
Feature (Distributor: Time)
Production: Vela-X Filmproduktion
Screenplay: Ben Taylor, Katja von Garnier
Director: Katja von Garnier
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)
Sundance Film Festival and other numerous festivals in 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 - Nomination (1990)
1989TAGTRAUMA
Short Film
Production: HFF München
Writer, Director and Editor
OTHER PROJECTS
 NUMEROUS COMMERCIALS AND VIDEO CLIPS
 
 
BIOGRAPHICAL DETAILS
1966Born
1990Foundation of the company VELA-X Filmproduktion together with Ewa Karlström
1989-1994Studied at University of Television and Film in Munich, Germany