Torsten Künstler, director, 1st AD (local system), 2nd unit director, Berlin
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  • Director
  • 1st AD (local system)
  • 2nd unit director

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Knorrpromenade 510245  BerlinGermany
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    Known for

    Fictional projects as director

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2017Hot DogFeature FilmTorsten KünstlerPantaleon Films GmbH
    2016Conni & Co 2 - Das Geheimnis des T Rex
    co-director
    Feature FilmTil SchweigerProducers at Work GmbHco-director
    2014Der Nanny
    co-director
    Feature FilmMatthias SchweighöferPantaleon Films GmbHco-director
    2013Vaterfreuden
    co-director
    Feature FilmMatthias SchweighöferPantaleon Films GmbHco-director
    2012Aschenbrödel und der gestiefelte Kater
    Produzent
    Feature FilmTorsten KünstlerMärchenfilm GmbHProduzent
    2012Kokowääh 2
    co-director
    Feature FilmTil SchweigerBarefoot Filmsco-director
    2012Break Up Man
    co-director
    Feature FilmMatthias SchweighöferPantaleon Films GmbHco-director
    2010Kokowääh
    co-director
    Feature FilmTil SchweigerBarefoot Filmsco-director
    2010What A Man
    co-director
    Feature FilmMatthias SchweighöferPantaleon Films GmbHco-director
    2009Rabbit Without Ears 2
    Co -Regisseur
    Feature FilmTil SchweigerBarefoot FilmsCo -Regisseur
    20081 1/2 Knights - In Search of the Ravishing Princess Herzelinde
    Co-Regisseur
    Feature FilmTil SchweigerBarefoot FilmsCo-Regisseur

    Advertising/Image/Music videos as director

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2013Daniel Nitt - Hallejuliah
    Produzent
    Music VideoTorsten KünstlerMärchenfilm GmbHProduzent
    2012Bahlsen Leibniz Pick Up! - Schlussmacher. Öfter mal ne PauseCommercialTorsten KünstlerPantaleon Films GmbH

    Fictional projects as 1st AD (local system)

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2021KleoTV Series, NetflixViviane AndereggenZeitsprung Pictures GmbH (formerly Zeitsprung Entertainment GmbH)
    2018Als ich mal groß war
    1.AD
    Docu-FictionMultipleEngel & Fleischmann Film [de]1.AD
    2011Jesus liebt mich
    1.AD
    Feature FilmFlorian David FitzUFA Cinema GmbH [de]1.AD
    2010What A ManFeature FilmMatthias SchweighöferPantaleon Films GmbH
    2010Kokowääh
    1.AD
    Feature FilmTil SchweigerBarefoot Films1.AD
    2009Rabbit Without Ears 2
    1.AD
    Feature FilmTil SchweigerBarefoot Films1.AD
    2008Friendship!
    1 AD Germany
    Feature FilmMarkus GollerWiedemann & Berg Film GmbH1 AD Germany
    2008Frühling im Herbst
    1.AD
    TV MoviePetra Biondina VolpeZodiac Pictures Ltd1.AD
    2007Phantomschmerz
    1.AD
    Feature FilmMatthias EmckeFilm1 GmbH & Co KG [de]1.AD
    2007Keinohrhasen
    1.AD
    Feature FilmTil SchweigerBarefoot Films1.AD
    2006One Way
    1.AD
    Feature FilmReto SalimbeniBarefoot Films1.AD
    2006Teufelsbraten
    1.AD
    TV Movie (multi-part), arte, WDR [de]Hermine HuntgeburthColonia Media Filmproduktion GmbH [de]1.AD
    2006Lutter - Essen is' fertig
    1.AD
    TV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Jörg GrünlerNetwork Movie Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbH1.AD
    2006Lutter - Um jeden Preis
    1.AD
    TV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Jörg GrünlerNetwork Movie Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbH1.AD
    2005Die Wolke
    1.AD
    Feature FilmGregor SchnitzlerClasart Film- und Fernsehproduktions GmbH [de]1.AD
    2005Vollgas - Gebremst wird später
    1.AD
    TV MovieLars MontagWestside Filmproduktion GmbH [de]1.AD
    2004Barfuss
    1.AD
    Feature FilmTil SchweigerBarefoot Films1.AD
    2003Alarm für Cobra 11 - Die Autobahnpolizei
    1.AD
    TV Series, RTL [de]MultipleAction Concept Film- und Stuntproduktion GmbH [de]1.AD
    2002Lichter
    1.AD
    Feature FilmHans-Christian SchmidClaussen+Putz Filmproduktion GmbH (formerly Claussen+Wöbke+Putz)1.AD

    Fictional projects in other activities

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2018Head full of HoneyFeature FilmTil SchweigerBarefoot Films1st AD 1.AD
    2014Der NannyFeature FilmMatthias SchweighöferPantaleon Films GmbHassociate producer
    1998Alles Bob!Feature FilmOtto Alexander JahrreissEyeworks Film Gemini GmbH (formerly Gemini Filmproduktion) [de]2nd AD crowd (local system) 2.AD
    1998GlatteisTV MovieMichael GutmannEyeworks Germany GmbH | Fiction & Film (Warner Bros. ITVP Deutschland GmbH) [de]set manager/ floor manager
    1998SchlaraffenlandFeature FilmFriedemann FrommHager Moss Film GmbHset manager/ floor manager
    1997Liebe im Schatten des DrachenTV Movie, ARD [de]Otto Alexander JahrreissEyeworks Film Gemini GmbH (formerly Gemini Filmproduktion) [de]set manager/ floor manager
    1997Jimmy the KidFeature FilmWolfgang DickmannWohlgemuth Filmproduktion GmbH [de]set manager/ floor manager
    199723 - Nichts ist so wie es scheintFeature FilmHans-Christian SchmidClaussen+Putz Filmproduktion GmbH (formerly Claussen+Wöbke+Putz)set manager/ floor manager
    1996WinterschläferFeature FilmTom TykwerX Filme Creative Pool GmbHset manager/ floor manager
    1996Schimanski - Die SchwadronTV-Movie (Series), WDR [de]Josef RusnakColonia Media Filmproduktion GmbH [de]set manager/ floor manager
    1996Der Letzte KurierTV Movie (multi-part)Adolf WinkelmannWinkelmann Filmproduktion GmbHset manager/ floor manager
    1994Man(n) sucht FrauTV Movie, WDR [de]Vivian NaefeSatel Film GmbHset manager/ floor manager
    1994Die PartnerTV Series, ARD [de]Josef RusnakColonia Media Filmproduktion GmbH [de]set manager/ floor manager
    1993Maus und KatzTV MovieHajo GiesMonaco Film (merged to Odeon Fiction GmbH)set manager/ floor manager
    1993AngstTV Movie, arte, ZDF [de]Bernd SchadewaldFilmpool Fiction GmbH [de]set manager/ floor manager
    1992Der kleine Vampir - Neue AbenteuerTV SeriesChristian GörlitzPolyphon Film- und Fernsehgesellschaft mbHproduction assistant

    Film awards

    YearFilmAwardCategory 
    2019Hot DogJupiter Award [de]Bester FilmNominated

    Basic data

    LanguagesEnglish German
    Experience abroadCentral Europe: Austria, Poland, Switzerland
    North America: Canada
    Western Europe: Belgium, Netherlands
    Immediate working areaBerlin
    1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Berlin
    Accommodation possibilitiesBerlin