About Aleksandra Medianikova

AWARDS:

BEYOND THE WHITE
• Nomination «GERMAN CINEMATOGRAPHY AWARD», Germany, 2022
• «Special Mention» ART DOC FEST, Riga, Latvia, 2022


• Nominierung fur MICHAELL BALLHAUS PREIS, First Steps Awards, Germany, 2018
• «BEST SHORT FICTION FILM», Deutscher Kurzflmpreis, Germany, 2018
• «BEST SHORT FILM», Studio Hamburg Nachwuchspreis, Germany, 2018
• «BEST SHORT FILM», Sehsuchte Film Festival, Germany, 2018
• «BEST SHORT FILM», «AUDIENCE AWARD», Wendland Shorts Kurzflmfestival, Germany, 2018
• «Silver for BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY»BEST ACTRESS», «BEST DIRECTOR», «Silver for BEST FILM», Mittellang.com, Germany, 2019

BRÜCHE
•"Best Short Film” Los Angeles Crime and Horror Film Festival, USA, 2021
•"BEST GENRE FILM” , Sehsücht Film Festival, Germany, 2020
•"BEST HORROR” , Voghera Film Festival, Italy, 2021

MY HOME VIDEO
• «Production Grant», GoEast Filmfestival, Germany, 2017
• «Silver Castle», OFF CINEMA Film Festival, Poland, 2018
• «INTER GENERATIONS Award», Filmreif!, Bundesfestival junger Film, Germany,2019
• «CONQUER THE FILM Award», Munzenberg Forum Berlin, Germany, 2019

DAY AFTER DAY
• «BEST SHORT DOCUMENTARY» DOKer Moscow International Documentary Film Festival, Russia, 2017

CHUD
• «BEST CHILDREN ACTOR», SWET MIRU International Festival, Russia, 2016
• «Prise ROSKINO», SAINT ANNA Moscow, Russia, 2012
• «BEST FILM» in Russian competition of short films, INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF FILMS
FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH, Russia, 2016
• This film presented Russia at 65th Festival de Cannes as part of «Global Russians», France, 2012

PRIVACY
• Short film corner, CANNES FILM FESTIVAL, France, 2016
• Opening film, INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM WEEK, Germany, 2016
• Opening film, DOK.fest Munich, Germany, 2016

Projects as director of photography

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YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2022Milchzähne (WT)Feature FilmSophia BöschWeydemann Bros. GmbH [de]
2021Beyond the WhiteDocumentaryEvgeny KalachikhinNina Bärmann Produktion [de]
2021Mein Vogel! (WT)Feature FilmChristian WernerKurhaus Production
2020SOKO Köln
Episodes 375 - 377
TV Series, ZDF [de]Christian WernerNetwork Movie Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbHEpisodes 375 - 377
2020Sunshine AcidShort FilmGitti GrüterTapir Filmatelier [ch]
2020CracksShort FilmAndrea CazzanigaFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]
2019WaitersMedium Length FilmMultipleFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]
2018ZyklusShort FilmEvgeny KalachikhinFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]
2017Short FilmSophia BöschFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]
2017Shamans - RitualsShort DocumentaryIrina ArmsArms Filmproduktion GmbH
2017Weingut Bärmann - Die Geschichte eines WeingutsCorporate FilmEvgeny KalachikhinNina Bärmann Produktion [de]
2017Weingut Bärmann - Bärmann EffektCorporate FilmEvgeny KalachikhinNina Bärmann Produktion [de]
2017Ferge (Wettbewerbsbeitrag Das Vermächtnis)Short FilmKonstantin MünzelFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]
2016Day After DayShort DocumentarySabine EhrlFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]
2016TorontoShort FilmAndreas BoschmannFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]
2015Going AbroadShort FilmAndreas BoschmannFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]
2015PrivacyShort DocumentarySabine EhrlFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]
2015VitchesShort FilmMaria NeheimerBeuth Hochschule für Technik Berlin (BHT) (ehem. TFH Technische Fachhochschule)

Film projects in other capacities

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2015Der Morgen danach (WT)Short FilmAndreas BoschmannFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]gaffer

Film awards

YearFilmAwardCategory 
2022Beyond the WhiteGerman Camera Award [de]DocumentaryNominated
2018First Steps [de]Michael-Ballhaus-Preis für KameraabsolventInnenNominated

Basic data

NationalityRussian
LanguagesEnglish German Russian
Experience abroadCentral Europe: Germany
Northern Europe: Sweden
Eastern Europe: Russia, Ukraine
Southeastern Europe: Serbia
Western Europe: England, Netherlands
Education2017-2019 Master of Fine Arts in Cinematography, the Film University Babelsberg Konrad Wolf, Germany

2014 -2017 Bachelor of Fine Arts in Cinematography, the Film University Babelsberg Konrad Wolf, Germany
Immediate working areaBerlin
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Berlin