Mariana Mo Jäger, director, screenwriter, casting director, Berlin
  • Director
  • screenwriter
  • casting director
Born on 10.10.1985 in Görlitz (37 Years)

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Fictional projects as screenwriter

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2022Wir
Folge 33
TV Series, ZDFneo [de]MultipleStudio ZentralFolge 33
2021Wir
Folge 8 und Folge 11
TV Series, ZDFneo [de]MultipleStudio ZentralFolge 8 und Folge 11
2014Closed SetMedium Length FilmMultipleKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]
2014HopscotchShort FilmMariana Mo JägerKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]
2012Body Fusion (Extended) (WT)Short FilmMariana Mo JägerLast Day Pictures, Henning Malz [de]

Fictional projects as casting director

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2020Die Liebe des Hans Albers
Hauptrollen: Schötteldreier
Docu-FictionCarsten GutschmidtZeitsprung Pictures GmbH (formerly Zeitsprung Entertainment GmbH)Hauptrollen: Schötteldreier
2018Eugen Spanck (Webserie)
Hauptrollen: Bünker
Series, funk [de], SWR [de]Thomas MielmannPolly Films GmbHHauptrollen: Bünker
2016Leningrad SymphonyDocu-Fiction, arte, DR [dk], NDR [de], NRK [no], ORF [at], rbb [de], SWR [de], TVN [pl]Carsten Gutschmidtgebrueder beetz filmproduktion GmbH & Co. KG [de]

Non-fictional projects as casting director

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2019ZDFzeit - Killerkeime. Wenn Antibiotika nicht mehr wirkenDocumentary (Series), ZDF [de]Marc RensingBroadview TV GmbH

Further projects as casting director

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2020KismetEducation/Training ProductionAlina Felissa GraffKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]

Fictional projects in other activities

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2020Die Liebe des Hans AlbersDocu-FictionCarsten GutschmidtZeitsprung Pictures GmbH (formerly Zeitsprung Entertainment GmbH)1st AD (local system) + Casting!
2019RäuberhändeFeature FilmIlker ÇatakFlare Film GmbH [de]1st AD (local system) Vorbereitung Drehplan
2018Eugen Spanck (Webserie)Series, funk [de], SWR [de]Thomas MielmannPolly Films GmbH1st AD (local system) +Casting!
2018Alles oder NichtsTV Series, SAT.1Sabine LandgraeberProducers at Work GmbH1st AD (local system) Block 5
2018VaterslandFeature FilmPetra SeegerCOIN FILM1st AD (local system)
2017A Gschicht über d'LiebFeature FilmPeter EversZum Goldenen Lamm1st AD (local system)
2017Love MovieFeature FilmRobert BohrerBasis Berlin Filmproduktion GmbH1st AD (local system) First AD
2016Familie Lotzmann auf den BarrikadenTV Movie, ARD [de], Degeto [de]Axel RanischKordes & Kordes Film GmbH [de]2nd AD crowd (local system)
2016Leningrad SymphonyDocu-Fiction, arte, DR [dk], NDR [de], NRK [no], ORF [at], rbb [de], SWR [de], TVN [pl]Carsten Gutschmidtgebrueder beetz filmproduktion GmbH & Co. KG [de]1st AD (local system) Szenisch 12 DT Litauen, Casting
2015Uli Hoeneß - Der PatriarchTV Movie, ZDF [de]Christian TwenteAVEpublishing Argon Verlag AVE GmbH [de]1st AD (local system) Komparseninszenierung
2014Die Beschaffenheit der DingeShort FilmMichel DulischKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]script continuity + Script
2014Am SüdhangTeaser (Film Concept)Henning MalzLast Day Pictures, Henning Malz [de]1st AD (local system)
2013Wishing WellShort FilmJulia FinkernagelFreistil Film KGscript continuity + Script
2013Wishing WellShort FilmJulia FinkernagelFreistil Film KG1st AD (local system) First AD + Continuity
2012Paradies (WT)Short FilmCaroline Koxunafilm GmbH [de]script continuity + Script
2012Wildwechsel (WT)Short FilmMaria-Anna RimpflDeutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin (DFFB)1st AD (local system) First AD
2012About:KateTV Series, arteJanna NandzikUlmen Television GmbH [de]1st AD (local system) First AD, Drehplanung
2012Paradies (WT)Short FilmCaroline Koxunafilm GmbH [de]1st AD (local system) First AD + Continuity
2012Magnum-Aloha, Berlin! (WT)Short FilmRenato SpielerZwanzigSpieler Productions, Spieler & Zwanzig1st AD (local system) First AD, Casting
2011Vicious DogsIndependent Feature FilmAlex EslamW&B Television GmbHextras/bit player casting Meißen (Sachsen)

Advertising/Image/Music videos in other activities

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2015TK - #Wireinander. Unge (Viral Spot)Corporate FilmJanna NandzikEndemol Beyond GmbH [de]1st AD (local system) First AD, Casting, Motive
2015TK - #Wireinander. Julien Bam (Viral Spot)Corporate FilmJanna NandzikEndemol Beyond GmbH [de]1st AD (local system) First AD, Casting, Motive
2014TK - #Wireinander. Dner (Viral Spot)CommercialJanna NandzikEndemol Beyond GmbH [de]1st AD (local system) First AD, Casting, Motive
2014TK - #Wireinander. Nilz Bokelberg (Viral Spot)Corporate FilmJanna NandzikEndemol Beyond GmbH [de]1st AD (local system) First AD, Casting, Motive
2014TK - #Wireinander. MrTrashpack (Viral Spot)Corporate FilmJanna NandzikEndemol Beyond GmbH [de]1st AD (local system) First AD, Casting, Motive
2014TK - #Wireinander. Gar Nichz über Depression (Viral Spot)Corporate FilmJanna NandzikEndemol Beyond GmbH [de]1st AD (local system) First AD, Casting, Motive
2012Apcor - Natürlich Kork. Schützt nicht nur die UmweltCommercialHenning MalzMedia Consulta1st AD (local system) First AD, Casting
2012Mewa - PutztuchweltCorporate FilmHenning MalzLast Day Pictures, Henning Malz [de]1st AD (local system) First AD, Reisedisposition
2011EU-Kommission - Galileo-Independent European Satellite NavigationCommercialHenning MalzMedia Consulta1st AD (local system) First AD, Casting, Reisedisposition
2011Bachmann Hotels - ... und die Welt ist in OrdnungCommercialHenning MalzLast Day Pictures, Henning Malz [de]1st AD (local system) First AD
2010Europäische Kommission - SME Week - Upside DownCommercialHenning MalzMedia Consulta1st AD (local system) First AD

Non-fictional projects in other activities

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2019ZDFzeit - Killerkeime. Wenn Antibiotika nicht mehr wirkenDocumentary (Series), ZDF [de]Marc RensingBroadview TV GmbH1st AD (local system)
2017Heimat HelgolandDocumentary, NDR [de]Carsten GutschmidtDOKfilm Fernsehproduktion GmbH1st AD (local system) Szenisch 6 DT, Casting
2013Day & NightDocumentary Series, RTL Zwei [de]Multiplefilmpool entertainment GmbHscript continuity + Script
2012Day & NightDocumentary Series, RTL Zwei [de]Multiplefilmpool entertainment GmbHscript continuity + Script
2011Day & NightDocumentary Series, RTL Zwei [de]Multiplefilmpool entertainment GmbHscript continuity + Script

Film awards

YearFilmAwardCategory 
2022WirGrimme Price [de]FictionNominated
2021Le Rendez-vousMinindie Film FestivalBest DirectorWinner

Awards

YearAward
2015FBW: Prädikat "wertvoll" für "Reise zum Mond"

Basic data

NationalityGerman
LanguagesEnglish German
Experience abroadCentral Europe: Estonia, Lithuania
Southern Europe: Balearic Islands, Spain
LicencesB (car) [eu]
EducationStudied film directing at Academy of Media Arts Cologne 2013-2016
Preferred place of workDirector, Casting Director
Immediate working areaBerlin
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Berlin
Accommodation possibilitiesAmsterdam, Barcelona, Basel, Berlin, Bottrop, Cologne, Dresden, Duisburg, Düsseldorf, Faro, Görlitz, Hamburg, Lisbon, London, Tallinn
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