Barbara Toennieshen, editor, Berlin
  • Editor
Busy until: 30th September 2021

    Fictional projects as editor

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2020Willi und die WunderkröteDocu-FictionMarkus DietrichFilmtank GmbH [de]
    2019All My LovingFeature FilmEdward BergerPort au Prince Film & Kultur Produktion GmbH [de]
    2018Unheimlich perfekte Freunde
    Children's Media Prize "The White Elephant
    Feature FilmMarcus H. RosenmüllerViafilm GmbH & Co. KGChildren's Media Prize "The White Elephant
    2017Lost Ones
    NDR Film Award for Young Talent, Best Debut Film; Television Film Festival Baden-Baden - MFG-Star; Biberach Film Festival - Best Debut Feature Film;
    Feature FilmFelix HassenfratzViafilm GmbH & Co. KGNDR Film Award for Young Talent, Best Debut Film; Television Film Festival Baden-Baden - MFG-Star; Biberach Film Festival - Best Debut Feature Film;
    2016Mata Hari - Tanz mit dem TodDocu-Fiction, NDR [de], RBB [de], SWR [de]Kai ChristiansenVincent TV GmbH [de]
    2015Die vermisste FrauTV Movie, ARD [de], Degeto [de]Horst SczerbaLetterbox Filmproduktion GmbH
    2015Der gute GöringTV Movie, BR [de], NDR [de]Kai ChristiansenVincent TV GmbH [de]
    2013Nena
    Gouden Kalveren - Film Award NL; Berlinale Generation 14plus - Special Mention
    Feature FilmSaskia DiesingCOIN FILMGouden Kalveren - Film Award NL; Berlinale Generation 14plus - Special Mention
    2013Ein blinder Held - Die Liebe des Otto WeidtTV Movie, NDR [de]Kai ChristiansenVincent TV GmbH [de]
    2012ProraShort FilmStéphane RiethauserLambda Prod [ch]
    2009Cindy liebt mich nichtFeature FilmHannah SchweierAV Medien Penrose GmbH [de]
    2007Suspect
    German Short Film Award 2008
    Short Film, arte, SWR [de]Felix Hassenfratzifs Internationale Filmschule Köln GmbHGerman Short Film Award 2008
    2005FernwehShort FilmHannah SchweierFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]

    Non-fictional projects as editor

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2019The Wall of Shadows
    Zurich Film Prize for Best Director; Grand Prix of Documentaire Extraordinaire, Bergen; Best Polish Film, Festiwal Górski; Best Film, Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival;
    DocumentaryEliza KubarskaBraidmade Films [pl]Zurich Film Prize for Best Director; Grand Prix of Documentaire Extraordinaire, Bergen; Best Polish Film, Festiwal Górski; Best Film, Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival;
    2018Garage People
    Heiner Carow Prize, Werner Herzog Film Prize, Eurimages - Audentia Award
    DocumentaryNatalija YefimkinaTamtam Film GmbHHeiner Carow Prize, Werner Herzog Film Prize, Eurimages - Audentia Award
    2014Übersicht Synopsis Credits Bilder Partner Screenings Falciani’s SwissLeaks - The Great Bank DDocumentaryBen Lewisgebrueder beetz filmproduktion GmbH & Co. KG [de]
    2011Klänge des VerschweigensDocumentaryKlaus StanjekCinetarium, Klaus-Stanjek [de]
    2010Mikis Theodorakis - ComposerDocumentary, arteMultipleNovemberfilm, Klaus Salge [de]
    2010Das kurze Leben des Chris GueffroyDocumentary, RBB [de]Klaus SalgeNovemberfilm, Klaus Salge [de]
    2009To Fight For - The Year of Decision
    Nomination film+ editing award 2010
    DocumentaryGerardo MilszteinBoomtown Media GmbH & Co. KG [de]Nomination film+ editing award 2010
    2009The Green Wave
    Grimme Prize 2011
    DocumentaryAli Samadi AhadiDreamer Joint Venture Filmproduktion GmbHGrimme Prize 2011
    2006ConspiratorsDocumentaryPaul MeyerCOIN FILM
    2004Opernfieber
    Hessian Film Award 2005
    DocumentaryKatharina RuppSehstern Filmproduktion [de]Hessian Film Award 2005
    2003Fremde ZukunftDocumentary, ZDF [de]Barbara ToennieshenToshifumi Kawase
    2000Last Hope: The Environmental ClinicReport, ZDF [de]MultipleWhite Pepper Filmgesellschaft [de]
    1999Beckenbauers Enkel - Der lange Weg zum FussballstarReportMultipleWhite Pepper Filmgesellschaft [de]

    Non-fictional projects in other activities

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2009Cheer up!DocumentaryTill RiesterFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]dramaturgical editing advisor
    2007Pans Erbe - Ein Ziegenhirte auf SardinienDocumentary, arteMultipleCord Barkhausen Produktiondramaturgical editing advisor
    2003Fremde ZukunftDocumentary, ZDF [de]Barbara ToennieshenToshifumi Kawasedirector

    Film awards

    YearFilmAwardCategory 
    2010To Fight For - The Year of DecisionFilm+ SchnittpreisBILD-KUNST Schnitt Preis DokumentarfilmNominated

    Basic data

    NationalityGerman
    LanguagesEnglish Spanish
    Experience abroadEastern Europe: Poland
    Western Europe: England, Scotland, Switzerland
    Own equipmentAVID
    EducationDiploma for "Visual Communication with focus on film" at the University of Fine Arts, Hamburg
    Further education in "film editing" at the International Film School, Cologne
    Preferred place of workFull length documentaries and feature films
    Immediate working areaBerlin
    1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Berlin
    2nd residence (if applicable)Brandenburg
    Accommodation possibilitiesCologne, Freiburg
    Associations