Gregor Erler | © Julius Steffens
  • director (34)
  • screenwriter (14)

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    About Gregor Erler

    Before he started his directing studies in 2005 a at germany`s most acclaimed filmschool, the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg in Ludwigsburg, he already had worked as a 1st AD and unit manager for various production companies and TV stations, won several awards for his work as a director, writer, editor and DOP and had two short stories published.

    During his directing studies at the film academy as a feature-film director student he shot several short films which went on to win numerous awards all over the world, published another short story and was awarded with the prestigious UCLA Masterclass Scholarship and the Karl-Steinbuch-Scholarship for "outstanding creative and innovative achievement". Over the last years Gregor's films have been screened at more than 100 festivals and won over 40 awards.

    Gregor Erler lives in Berlin, Germany.

    Projects as director

    YearTitleGenredirectorProducerComment
    2018The Last BerlinerIndie Feature Film Gregor ErlerKönigsgartenfilm [de]
    2018Pur - Verboten SchönMusic Video Gregor ErlerBen Wolf Produktion [de]UNIVERSAL MUSIC
    2018Lux Ex UmbraExerimental Film Gregor ErlerCristina Perera Productions [br]
    2018Kate Louisa - Mit dem Rücken zur WandMusic Video Gregor ErlerBen Wolf Produktion [de]BASSSTADT
    2018Glasperlenspiel - Royals & KingsMusic Video Gregor Erler Molly Aida FilmUNIVERSAL MUSIC
    2018Pur - BeinahMusic Video Gregor ErlerBen Wolf Produktion [de]UNIVERSAL MUSIC
    2018Ben Zucker - Was für eine geile ZeitMusic Video Gregor Erler Molly Aida FilmAIRFORCE1 RECORDS
    2017Bell, Book & Candle - Wie wir sindMusic Video Gregor Erler Molly Aida FilmAIRFORCE1 RECORDS
    2017Ben Zucker - Na Und?Music Video Gregor Erler Molly Aida FilmAIRFORCE1 RECORDS
    2015Sarah Connor - BedingungslosMusic Video Gregor ErlerHunger Film UG (haftungsbeschränkt) [de]UNIVERSAL MUSIC
    2015Sarah Connor - Wie schön Du bistMusic Video Gregor ErlerHunger Film UG (haftungsbeschränkt) [de]UNIVERSAL MUSIC
    2013Bodykey - AvatarImage Film Gregor Erler Molly Aida Film
    2013Bodykey - PlatformImage Film Gregor Erler Molly Aida Film
    2012Johannes Oerding - Einfach nur wegMusic Video Gregor ErlerHunger Film UG (haftungsbeschränkt) [de]SONY MUSIC
    2011Die DöffnersTeaser (Film Concept) Gregor Erler Till Schmerbeck Produktion
    2011The Melissa Tree (Teaser)Commercial Gregor ErlerFig Cinematics Ltd [uk]
    2011Rea Garvey - Can't Stand The SilenceMusic Video Gregor ErlerHunger Film UG (haftungsbeschränkt) [de]UNIVERSAL MUSIC
    2011EMMA6 - LeuchtfeuerMusic Video Gregor ErlerHunger Film UG (haftungsbeschränkt) [de]UNIVERSAL MUSIC
    2010Terre des Hommes - Paper WorldsCommercial Gregor Erler Who's Mcqueen Picture GmbH
    2010Conrad Electronics - Scarecrow / Pong / Walking Table / Pimp My BikeCommercialJonty Toosey Who's Mcqueen Picture GmbHco-director walking table, pimp my bike

    Film projects in other capacities

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2018The Last BerlinerIndie Feature Film Gregor ErlerKönigsgartenfilm [de]producer
    2012Preisvergleich.de - Spots 2012 (11 Filme)CommercialSven StäglichUnister GmbH1st assistant director 1st AD
    2010Heimat, Sex und andere UnzulänglichkeitenFeature FilmReka KincsesNikovantastic GbR [de]1st assistant director 1st AD
    2005A Weekend For RacistsShort Feature Film Gregor ErlerFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]producer
    2004Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung - Stille PostCommercialMultiple44girls! pictures Filmproductionset manager / 3rd AD
    200424berlin (On Stage - Living Cinema)Short Feature FilmMichelle Yuni ChoPowerstation Production [de]script translator
    2004Der BlindgängerShort Feature FilmAndreas SamlandDFFB - Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin [de]set manager / 3rd AD
    2004AnfängerShort Feature FilmNicolas WackerbarthDFFB - Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin [de]set manager / 3rd AD
    2004o2 - TetrisCommercialIvan BirdStudio Babelsberg Motion Pictures GmbH [de]production assistant
    2003Boomtown BerlinTV SeriesMultipleDFFB - Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin [de]set manager / 3rd AD
    2003In Liebe, Dein KonradShort Feature Film Oliver GöbelDFFB - Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin [de]set manager / 3rd AD
    2003HerzstückShort Feature FilmUwe PfizenmaierBeuth Hochschule für Technik Berlin (BHT) (ehem. TFH Technische Fachhochschule)set manager / 3rd AD
    2003GZSZ Gute Zeiten Schlechte ZeitenTV Series, RTLMultiple UFA Serial Drama GmbHassistant production manager Aufnahmeleitung Aussendrehs
    2003HerzstückShort Feature FilmUwe PfizenmaierBeuth Hochschule für Technik Berlin (BHT) (ehem. TFH Technische Fachhochschule)unit manager
    2000Weisse AngstShort Feature Film Bastian TerhorstBastian Terhorst Produktionset manager / 3rd AD
    2000Weisse AngstShort Feature Film Bastian TerhorstBastian Terhorst Produktionunit manager

    Film awards

    YearFilmAwardCategory 
    2018The Last BerlinerInt. Hofer Filmtage [de]Nominated
    2011One Man ShowWorldFest-Houston [us]Platinum AwardWinner
    2011St. Christophorus - RoadkillMax Ophüls Preis [de]Mittellanger FilmNominated
    2011St. Christophorus - RoadkillLos Angeles New Wave Int. Film Festival [us]Best Student film (3rd place)Winner
    2011St. Christophorus - RoadkillShriekfest Horror Film Festival [us]Best International ShortNominated
    2011St. Christophorus - RoadkillHCFF Hollywood Cinema Film Festival [us]Best DirectorWinner
    2011St. Christophorus - RoadkillAction Cut Short Film Competition [us]Best Foreign FilmWinner
    2011St. Christophorus - RoadkillSichuan TV Festival [cn]Best DirectorWinner
    2011Terre des Hommes - Paper WorldsDeutscher Werbefilmpreis / VDW Award [de]Animation/ZeichentrickNominated
    2011Conrad Electronics - Xmas '10GWA Effie Awards [de]Bronze AwardWinner
    2011Conrad Electronics - Xmas '10LIA London Int. Awards [uk]Silver AwardWinner
    2010One Man ShowFilmzeit Kaufbeuren [de]KurzfilmNominated
    2010One Man ShowInt. Young Filmmakers Festival of Granada [es]Best International ShortNominated
    2010One Man ShowBarcelona Int. Television Festival [es]Best International ShortNominated
    2010One Man ShowShanghai Int. Film Festival [cn]Best International ShortNominated
    2010One Man ShowGolden Knight Malta [mt]Golden KnightWinner
    2010St. Christophorus - RoadkillPiFan - Puchon Int. Fantastic Film Festival [kr]Jury's Choice for Short FilmWinner
    2010St. Christophorus - RoadkillAtlanta Underground Film Festival [us]Best Foreign ShortWinner
    2010St. Christophorus - RoadkillSitges Film Festival [es]Paul Naschy AwardWinner
    2010St. Christophorus - RoadkillFANT Bilbao Fantasy Film Fest [es]Jury’s PrizeWinner
    2010St. Christophorus - RoadkillFestival Int. de Cortometrajes [es]Best International ShortNominated
    2010St. Christophorus - RoadkillLeeds Int. Film Festival [uk]Best International ShortNominated
    2010St. Christophorus - RoadkillIvy Film Festival [us]Best International FilmWinner
    2010St. Christophorus - RoadkillAtlanta Horror Film Festival [us]Best International ShortWinner
    2010St. Christophorus - RoadkillAmerican Int. Film Festival [us]Best DirectorWinner
    2010St. Christophorus - RoadkillFantastic Fest [us]Best International ShortNominated
    2010St. Christophorus - RoadkillRaindance Film Festival [uk]Best International ShortNominated
    2010St. Christophorus - RoadkillBritish Horror Film Festival [uk]Best Student FilmWinner
    2010St. Christophorus - RoadkillInt. Hofer Filmtage [de]KurzfilmNominated
    2010St. Christophorus - RoadkillMonterrey Int. Film Festival [mx]Best International ShortNominated
    2010St. Christophorus - RoadkillScreamfest Horror Film Festival [us]Best International ShortNominated
    2010St. Christophorus - RoadkillOdense Int. Film Festival [dk]Best International ShortNominated
    2009Ideallinienon3 KurzfilmpreisKurzfilmNominated
    2007IdeallinienBDFA FilmpreisKurzfilmNominated
    2007IdeallinienMax Ophüls PreisKurzfilmNominated
    2007IdeallinienExground FilmfestKurzfilmNominated
    2006A Weekend For RacistsMax Ophüls PreisKurzfilmNominated
    2005Breaking the RulesCotswold Intl. Film Festival [uk]Gold Plus AwardWinner
    2005Breaking the RulesBIAFF Awards [uk]Silver Plus AwardWinner
    2005A Weekend For RacistsUlrich Schiegg PreisGold, ComedyWinner
    2004Breaking the RulesGolden Knight Malta [mt]Silver KnightWinner
    2004Breaking the RulesWorld Movie ContestSilver AwardWinner

    Awards

    YearAward
    2008Hollywood Masterclass-Stipendium der University of California, Los Angeles
    2007Karl-Steinbuch-Stipendium "für herausragende kreative und innovative Leistung" (mit Libor Tesacek)
    2007"Prädikat Wertvoll" der Filmbewertungsstelle für IDEALLINIEN

    Basic data

    NationalityGerman
    LanguagesEnglish (Fluent), French (Basic knowledge), German (Native speaker)
    Experience abroadNorth America: USA
    Eastern Europe: Hungary, Poland
    Southern Europe: Spain
    Western Europe: Austria, Switzerland
    Immediate working areaBerlin
    1st residence (federal state or country)Berlin
    Accommodation possibilitiesLos Angeles, Munich, New York