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    About Eva Stotz

    Eva Stotz worked as Director, Camera- and Productionassistant before she began her director’s studies at German Film and Television Academy Berlin. After several short fiction films, she turned her attention more towards documentary films. Her documentary film "Sollbruchstelle / Devil hides in doubt" was successfully screened on international festivals (Visions du Réel, Viennale, DokLeipzig, Dokfest München, TFF Torino, LIDF London), awarded several times (Advancement Award German Television Award 2009, Advancement Award Filmweek Duisburg, DokumentART Award) and broadcasted in German Television (3Sat). She directed an episode of the zero one international TV production “24h Berlin”. Her Graduation Film "Global Home" (comissioned by German Television ZDF, supported by Medienboard Berlin Brandenburg) has had its premiere at SXSW Festival in Austin, Texas and is since then invited to many international filmfestivals (Raindance London, Planete Doc Warsaw, Dokfest San Francisco) In 2013 Eva Stotz founded together with filmmaker Pary El-Qalqilli the production company ronjafilm. Eva Stotz gives Documentary Courses and lectures for Raindance Institut London, Berlin Film Society, Harward Summer School, Soho House Berlin.
    She is author for the book "Documentary Film in its making". In 2012 Eva Stotz founded the production company ronjafilm in Berlin. 2015 she received the Tarabya scholarship by the German Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Goethe Institut Istanbul.

    Film projects in other capacities

    2017Field TripDocumentary Eva StotzRonjafilm [de]Development
    2017Field TripDocumentary Eva StotzRonjafilm [de]producer
    2013One Million StepsShort Documentary Eva StotzRonjafilm [de]producer
    2013One Million StepsShort Documentary Eva StotzRonjafilm [de]additional photography
    2010Global HomeDocumentary Eva Stotz sabotage films GmbHdirector of photography
    2009Ladies of FortuneDocumentaryKatja FedulovaDFFB - Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin [de]2nd unit dop (Recherche)
    2007Down the DanubeReport Eva StotzDonaubüro Ulmeditor
    2007Down the DanubeReport Eva StotzDonaubüro Ulmdirector of photography
    2006Interior / NightShort Feature Film Eva StotzDFFB - Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin [de]editor
    2006TempelhofShort Documentary Eva StotzDFFB - Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin [de]editor
    2006TempelhofShort Documentary Eva StotzDFFB - Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin [de]director of photography
    2006BodaBodaShort Documentary Eva StotzGreat Lakes Film Productioneditor
    2004Warsaw FlowShort Documentary Eva StotzEva Stotz Produktion [de]director of photography
    2002BörnickeShort Feature Film Christoph WermkeDFFB - Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin [de]director of photography
    2002WahlkämpferDocumentary, 3satMultipleDFFB - Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin [de]2nd unit dop
    2002SundaysShort Feature FilmEmily AtefDFFB - Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin [de]director of photography
    2002Le monstre du Loch LongReport, arteBenjamin Kempasexpressive tv - Benjamin Kempas [de]sound trainee

    Film awards

    2016One Million StepsFestival InShadow [pt]Official SelectionWinner
    2016One Million StepsL'Inconnu Festival [fr]Audience Award & Sponsors PriceWinner
    2016One Million StepsGrenzland-Filmtage SelbBester DokumentarfilmWinner
    2016One Million StepsCinedans – Dance on Screen Festival [nl]Official SelectionWinner
    2016One Million StepsFestival Int. Du Film D'AubagneShort Film Competition [fr]Winner
    2016One Million StepsFIFA Int. Festival of Films on Art [ca]CompétitionWinner
    2016One Million StepsBamberger KurzfilmtageBester ExperimentalfilmWinner
    2015One Million StepsNorth Carolina Film Awards [us]Official SelectionWinner
    2015One Million StepsMumbai Int.'l Short Film Festival [in]DocumentaryWinner
    2012Global HomeMaverick Award [us]Best Chronicle & Best FilmmusicNominated
    2009Devil Hides In Doubt18th dokumentARTMecklenburgische VersicherungsgruppeWinner
    2009Devil Hides In DoubtDer Deutsche Fernsehpreis 2009FörderpreisWinner
    2008Devil Hides In DoubtDokumentarfilmwoche HamburgDokumentarfilmpreis DIREKTNominated
    2008Devil Hides In DoubtKasseler Dokumentarfilm- und VideofestGoldener SchlüsselNominated
    2008Devil Hides In DoubtVisions du Réel [fr]Special MentionWinner
    2008Devil Hides In DoubtFilmwoche Duisburg Stadt DuisburgFörderpreisWinner
    2004Earth in your handAstra Film Festival [ro]Student Film, CommendationWinner
    2004Warsaw FlowOFF/ON - Young Cinema Art World Student Film FestiBest Student Film made in 24h in WarsawWinner
    2001L'Après-MidiDeutscher Jugendvideopreis1. PreisWinner
    2001L'Après-MidiFörderpreis Stadt UlmFilm / Neue MedienWinner
    2001L'Après-MidiViva Talentwettbewerb - Weck den Heinz in Dir!WettbewerbWinner
    2001L'Après-MidiVideofilmfestival Bochum1. PreisWinner

    Basic data

    LanguagesEnglish (Fluent), French (Fluent), German (Native speaker), Italian (Basic knowledge), Turkish (Basic knowledge)
    Experience abroadMiddle East: Palestine
    North America: USA
    East Africa: Uganda
    East Asia: Japan
    Eastern Europe: Poland, Rumania
    Southern Europe: Turkey
    West Africa: Mali
    Western Europe: France
    Immediate working areaBerlin
    1st residence (federal state or country)Berlin