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    Projects as director

    YearTitleGenredirectorProducerComment
    2017Berlin putzt! Dreckige ZeitenDocumentary Series, RBB [de]Multiple Basis Berlin Filmproduktion GmbH
    2017VolksvertreterTV-Show, ZDFneo [de]Multiple Wieduwilt Film & TV Production GmbH
    2016Somewhere in TongaIndie Feature Film Florian Schewe Zero One Film GmbH
    2015Der Wandertherapeut – Lebenshilfe zum MitnehmenDocumentary Series, SWR [de] Florian Schewe Wieduwilt Film & TV Production GmbH
    2014We were RebelsDocumentary, ZDF [de] Florian SchewePerfect Shot Films GmbH
    2014Wiener Ecke ManteuffelDocumentary Florian ScheweFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]Langzeitbeobachtung 2009-2012
    2013Die heilige StundeDocumentary, ZDF [de]Multiple Zero One Film GmbH
    201324h JerusalemDocumentary, arte, BR [de]Multiple Zero One Film GmbHHead of Research / Regie
    2011Die kulinarischen Abenteuer der Sarah WienerDocumentary Series, arte, ORF [at] Florian Schewe Zero One Film GmbH10 x 45 Min
    2010FritzNacht der TalenteDocumentary, RBB [de]Volker Heise Zero One Film GmbHco-director
    2010Die kulinarischen Abenteuer der Sarah WienerDocumentary Series, arte, ORF [at] Florian Schewe Zero One Film GmbH10 x 45 Min
    2009LebendkontrolleShort Feature Film Florian ScheweFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]
    2009Fremdes DeutschlandShort Feature Film Florian ScheweFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]
    2007UsynnShort Feature Film Florian ScheweFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]
    2007`86 am SeeShort Feature Film Florian ScheweFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]
    2007AmilandDocumentary, ZDFdokukanal (shut down 31.10.09) [de] Florian ScheweFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]Roadmovie durch die USA
    2007Berlin BazarShort Documentary Florian ScheweFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]
    2007TimShort Feature Film Florian ScheweFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]
    2006Tohuus - ZuhauseShort Feature Film Florian ScheweFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]
    2005Moharram - Waiting for the DawnDocumentary, BR [de] Florian ScheweK5 Film GmbH [de]Jugend in Teheran

    Projects as director of photography

    YearTitleGenredirector of photographyProducerComment
    2016When Paul came Over The SeaDocumentary Feature Juan Sarmiento G.Weydemann Bros. GmbH [de]additional photography
    2015Heimat gesuchtDocumentary, RBB [de] Florian Schewe Zero One Film GmbH
    2015Der Wandertherapeut – Lebenshilfe zum MitnehmenDocumentary Series, SWR [de] Yannick Bonica Wieduwilt Film & TV Production GmbHadditional photography
    2015They Are Wicked. Can Music Fight Corruption In South Africa? (Internetfilm)Report, Al-Dschasira English [qa & uk] Florian ScheweAl Jazeera Media Network (AJMN) [qa]
    2014We were RebelsDocumentary, ZDF [de]MultiplePerfect Shot Films GmbH
    2005Mit dem Radio gegen den Krieg - Radio Mega FMReport, arte Florian Schewe AVE Publishing GmbH & Co. KG
    2005Moharram - Waiting for the DawnDocumentary, BR [de]MultipleK5 Film GmbH [de]
    2005Rich BrotherDocumentary, ZDF [de]Multiple Twenty Twenty Vision Filmproduktion GmbH [de]Kamerun, 2007

    Film projects in other capacities

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2017Koka The ButcherDocumentaryBence MátéFilm Five GmbH [de]producer
    2017VolksvertreterTV-Show, ZDFneo [de]Multiple Wieduwilt Film & TV Production GmbHtv writer
    2016Die letzte SauFeature Film Aron Lehmann A Little Film Production Miriam Klein Gmbhscript consultant
    2016Somewhere in TongaIndie Feature Film Florian Schewe Zero One Film GmbHscreenwriter
    2015Witness - Dagestan's Peaceful WarriorsDocumentary (Series), Al-Dschasira English [qa & uk]Katharina von SchroederPerfect Shot Films GmbHdramaturgical editing advisor
    2013The New African Photography - George Osodi. Kings of NigeriaDocumentary (Series), Al-Dschasira English [qa & uk]Katharina von SchroederPerfect Shot Films GmbHscript consultant
    2012The New African Photography - Barbara Minishi. The Red DressDocumentary (Series), Al-Dschasira English [qa & uk]Katharina von SchroederPerfect Shot Films GmbHscript consultant
    2009LebendkontrolleShort Feature Film Florian ScheweFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]screenwriter
    2007`86 am SeeShort Feature Film Florian ScheweFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]editor
    2007`86 am SeeShort Feature Film Florian ScheweFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]screenwriter
    2006The GloamingShort Feature FilmKi BunZell & Lloyd Filmproduktion GbRproduction sound mixer
    2005Happy as OneFeature FilmVanessa JoppK5 Film GmbH [de]1st assistant director Vorbereitung, Proben
    2004Ein toter BruderTV Movie, ARD [de], Degeto [de]Stefan KrohmerteamWorx Television & Film GmbH [de]lighting assistant Zusatz
    2003Hallesche KometenIndie Feature FilmSusanne ZachariasFlying Moon Filmproduktion GmbH [de]set manager / 3rd AD
    2002PiperMintFeature Film, MDR [de]Nicole Nadine Deppé Saxonia Media Filmproduktionsgesellschaft mbHlighting trainee
    2002BoomerangShort Feature FilmAlon CaspiFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]set manager / 3rd AD

    Other projects

    YearProject typeTitleActivityCompany
    2017work as a lecturerCiné Droit Libre OuagadougouDozentGerman Documentaries
    2017work as a lecturerRefugee Class for ProfessionalsDozentUniversität der Künste Berlin
    2017work as a lecturerRefugee Class for ProfessionalsDozentUniversität der Künste Berlin
    2017work as a lecturerFIRST STEPS Lagos, NigeriaDozentDOK.Fest München & iREP Lagos
    2016work as a lecturerMasterclassDozentGoethe-Institut Abidjan, Cöte d'Ivoire
    2016work as a lecturerWorkshop script writing, project developmentDozentGoethe-Institut Kinshasa, DR Congo, Yole! Africa
    2015work as a lecturerMasterclass „Ciné Droit Libre“DozentGoethe-Institut Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire
    2012 - 2014WebprojectThe two sudans.comProjektentwicklungperfect shot films

    Film awards

    YearFilmAwardCategory 
    2018Somewhere in TongaMetropolis - Deutscher Regiepreis [de]Beste Regie Debüt / Nachwuchs:Nominated
    2018Somewhere in TongaAchtung Berlin [de]WettbewerbNominated
    2017Somewhere in TongaKinofest LünenSchülerfilmpreis 16+Winner
    2017Somewhere in TongaKinofest LünenLüdiaWinner
    2017Somewhere in TongaInt. Hofer FilmtageNominated
    2016We were RebelsAgon Film Festival [gr]Award for Historical FilmWinner
    2016We were RebelsHuman Rights Film Festival Guadeloupe [fr]Grand PrixWinner
    2016We were RebelsFIFDH Paris [fr]Grand prix du juryWinner
    2015We were RebelsBrooklyn Film Festival [us]Best DocumentaryWinner
    2015We were RebelsDeutscher DokumentarfilmpreisNominated
    2015We were RebelsGrimme PreisInformation und KulturWinner
    2014Wiener Ecke ManteuffelAchtung BerlinPreis der ökumenischen JuryWinner
    2014Wiener Ecke ManteuffelAchtung BerlinBester Dokumentarfilm - New Berlin Film AwardWinner
    2014We were RebelsIDFA - Intl. Documentary Festival [nl]PanoramaNominated
    2010LebendkontrolleBabelsberger MedienpreisBester Absolventenfilm / SpielfilmWinner
    2010LebendkontrolleDeutscher KurzfilmpreisSpielfilme mit einer Laufzeit von mehr als 7 bis 3Nominated
    2010LebendkontrolleInternationale Filmfestspiele BerlinDialogue en perspectiveWinner

    Awards

    YearAward
    2010Prädikat: Besonders wertvoll, Kurzfilm des Monats

    Basic data

    NationalityGerman
    LanguagesEnglish (Fluent), French (Good)
    Experience abroadMiddle East: Iran, Israel, Palestine
    North Africa: Egypt, Sudan
    North America: USA
    East Africa: Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda
    South Africa: South Africa
    Southern Europe: Croatia, Italy
    West Africa: Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, Nigeria
    Western Europe: Austria, Great Britain, Isle Of Man, Scotland, Wales
    Central Africa: Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Zaire), South Sudan
    Immediate working areaBerlin
    1st residence (federal state or country)Berlin
    Accommodation possibilitiesCologne, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Munich
    Associations