I grew up in Oberhausen, Germany, location of the oldest Intl. Shortfilm Festival worldwide. It showed me the world via the avantgarde of filmmaking and it's what got me started. Improvised music was always my interest, fine arts came later in NYC.
Company
German Film and TV Academy dffb Berlin, Graduate 1984
NRW film artist prize 1984
Own film productions since then
Camera and sound for filmmaker colleagues
Video teacher at University of the Arts, Berlin 1985 - 1986
Teacher at Berlin film academy dffb 1986 -1991
Move to New York City 1991-2008
CUNY A.S. in Fine Arts & BA studies until 1999
Radio producer and technician ARD Studio New York 1999 - 2001
Freelance NYC - correspondent for public radio in Germany 2001- 03
Film teacher at filmschools in Germany and Zürich 2004-2008
Film re-runs and DVD production of own jazzfilm Rising Tones Cross 2005
Director and co-curator of jazzfest INTERPLAY ! BERLIN 2006
Jazz film curator and live acts coordinator IFFF Frauenfilmfestival 2007
Film artist stipend of the Berlin Senat 2007
DVD production ARTS INTERPLAY 2008
Video/Room Installation, Short Films, DVD Productions, 2009
Older videos are shown in German museums 2006, 2017, 2018
Jazzfilm from 1984 has re-runs on several music festivals and art theaters.
Small scale series in painting and mixed media since 2010
Art Exhibitions in Germany
Since 2017 organizing and curating the travelling PAPER PAIRS Art Exhibitions with works by 15 - 24 artists.
  • Director (27 Credits)
    Abschied nehmen wir schon immer2022
    Experimental, Short
    IDEA - Miniatures by Improvisers2022
    Experimental, Feature, Music Video
    Along Thorns2021
    Experimental, Music Video, Other
    Camilla Can Cantata2021
    Experimental, Music Video, Short
    Celestial Particular 2021
    Animation, Experimental, Short, Other
    Ekphrases2021
    Experimental, Short, Web / New Media
    IDEA2021
    Experimental, Music Video, Short
    Lizzy Spight Response2021
    Experimental, Feature, Music Video
    Ode to Coffee / oda al café2021
    Documentary, Experimental, Short
    Solos for Encaustics2021
    Experimental, Music Video, Short
    Time for Video - Oxford Improvisers2021
    Documentary, Experimental, Music Video, Short
    #STAY HOME...2020
    Animation, Experimental, Short, Other
    Another's View of the Universe2020
    Animation, Experimental, Music Video, Short, Other
    Balm2020
    Experimental, Music Video, Short
    BRIDGING IT2020
    Documentary, Experimental, Music Video, Short
    FOG HORNS2020
    Experimental, Short, Other
    Fungi Pair2020
    Documentary, Experimental, Music Video, Short, Other
    Fungi Pair in Bull's Eye2020
    Documentary, Experimental, Music Video, Short, Other
    Nocturnal Response2020
    Documentary, Experimental, Short, Other
    Planetary Fumarole2020
    Animation, Experimental, Music Video, Short
    SELFIE WITH TUBA2020
    Documentary, Experimental, Music Video, Short
    Sirenas de Neblinas 2020
    Documentary, Experimental, Music Video, Short, Other
    The Creek - Lethe2020
    Experimental, Short, Other
    The Great Banyan 2020
    Experimental, Short, Other
    WHISTLER'S WALTZ2020
    Experimental, Music Video, Short, Other
    AQUA IMPROMPTU2019
    Documentary, Experimental, Short
    PAPER PAIRS & TROMBONE2018
    Documentary, Experimental, Music Video, Short
  • Producer (25 Credits)
    Abschied nehmen wir schon immer2022
    Experimental, Short
    IDEA - Miniatures by Improvisers2022
    Experimental, Feature, Music Video
    Lightwaves Soundwaves2022
    Experimental, Music Video, Short, Other
    Right Here - Charlotte Keeffe2022
    Documentary, Experimental, Music Video, Web / New Media
    Along Thorns2021
    Experimental, Music Video, Other
    Camilla Can Cantata2021
    Experimental, Music Video, Short
    Celestial Particular 2021
    Animation, Experimental, Short, Other
    Ekphrases2021
    Experimental, Short, Web / New Media
    IDEA2021
    Experimental, Music Video, Short
    Lizzy Spight Response2021
    Experimental, Feature, Music Video
    Ode to Coffee / oda al café2021
    Documentary, Experimental, Short
    Primordial Enchantments2021
    Experimental, Music Video, Short
    Another's View of the Universe2020
    Animation, Experimental, Music Video, Short, Other
    Balm2020
    Experimental, Music Video, Short
    BRIDGING IT2020
    Documentary, Experimental, Music Video, Short
    FOG HORNS2020
    Experimental, Short, Other
    Fungi Pair2020
    Documentary, Experimental, Music Video, Short, Other
    Fungi Pair in Bull's Eye2020
    Documentary, Experimental, Music Video, Short, Other
    Nocturnal Response2020
    Documentary, Experimental, Short, Other
    Planetary Fumarole2020
    Animation, Experimental, Music Video, Short
    SELFIE WITH TUBA2020
    Documentary, Experimental, Music Video, Short
    The Creek - Lethe2020
    Experimental, Short, Other
    The Great Banyan 2020
    Experimental, Short, Other
    WHISTLER'S WALTZ2020
    Experimental, Music Video, Short, Other
    AQUA IMPROMPTU2019
    Documentary, Experimental, Short
  • Writer (3 Credits)
    IDEA - Miniatures by Improvisers2022
    Experimental, Feature, Music Video
    Balm2020
    Experimental, Music Video, Short
    AQUA IMPROMPTU2019
    Documentary, Experimental, Short
Award Winner: Best Postmodern Film
IDEA - Miniatures by Improvisers
Luis Bunuel Memorial Awards
Kolkata
2022
Official Selection
IDEA - Miniatures by Improvisers
Music Film Festival UNERHÖRT!
Hamburg
2022
Official Selection
Camilla Can Cantata
Mister Vorky Film festival
Ruma
2022
Official Selection into "monthly competition". Only selction from all months will be shown, maybe.
Camilla Can Cantata
Varese Intl. Film Festival
Varese
2022
Selected
Ode to Coffee / oda al café
BUEIFF Channel
Buenos Aires
2022
Official Selection
Ode to Coffee / oda al café
Doc Art Filmfestival
Boulder Creek, CA
2022
Official Sellection
Ode to Coffee / oda al café
Uninhabited Film Festival, Kopenhagen
Kopenhagen
2022
Official Selection
Ode to Coffee / oda al café
ISSF 18. Intl. Short Film Festival Detmold
Detmold
2022
Official Selection
Lightwaves Soundwaves
WCC Sphere World Cinema Carnival
Kolkata
2022
Official Selection
Lightwaves Soundwaves
Lacuna Festivals for Contemporary Art _Clash 2022
Canary Islands
2022
Jury Mention Best Foreign Experimental Film
Lightwaves Soundwaves
ISFFA INDIAN INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL AWARDS
Kolkata
2022
AWARD WINNER - Collaboration
Lightwaves Soundwaves
Cadence Video Poetry Festival 2022
Seattle, WA
2022
Official Selection
Lightwaves Soundwaves
10th International Video Poetry Festival Athens
Athens
2022
Finalist | Best Sound Design
Lightwaves Soundwaves
Korea Intl. Short Film Festival
Seoul
2022
Official Selection in Phonotek
Lightwaves Soundwaves
Nature and Culture Film Festival - Det Poetiske Phonotek
Copenhagen
2022
Offical Selection
Along Thorns
Diorama Room - Tune In To Green #7
Austin, Texas
2022
Official Selection
IDEA
Mister Vorky Film festival
Ruma
2022
Official Selection
Lizzy Spight Response
Varese International Film Festival
Varese
2022
Official Selection
Time for Video - Oxford Improvisers
Lacuna Art Festivals_Clash 2022
Canary Islands
2022
Official Selection
Primordial Enchantments
SonderBlu Film Festival
New York, NY
2022
Official Selection
Celestial Particular
Sonder Blu Film Festival
New York,NY
2022
Official Selection
Solos for Encaustics
Art Doc Film Festival
Boulder Colorado
2022
Licenced for Arts Birthday
Solos for Encaustics
Arts Birthday 2022 - Kreativquartier Ruhrort
Duisburg Ruhrort
2022
Official Selection
Solos for Encaustics
Videoaktion #3 attaqueer le visible
Berlin
2022
Official Selection
Ekphrases
XPRMNTL Anti-Festival
London
2022
Official Selection
Ekphrases
SonderBlu Film Festival
New York, NY
2022
Official Selection
Ekphrases
Nahui Ollin Film Festival
Durango
2022
Official Selection
Fungi Pair in Bull's Eye
XPRMNTL Anti-Festival
London
2022
Official Selection
IDEA
One Minute Film Festival Life Screenings
Clermont, Florida
2021
Official Selection
Lizzy Spight Response
Life Screenings International One Minute Film Festival
Clermont, Florida
2021
Official Selection
Lizzy Spight Response
Minute Madness Toronto
Toronto
2021
Official Selection
Celestial Particular
Lacuna Festivals for Contemporary Arts 2021
Islands Lanzarote & Fuerteventura
2021
Official Selection
Solos for Encaustics
Lacuna Festivals - Distance
Canarian Islands Lanzarote
2021
Cinema Program via Mopomoso TV
Ekphrases
Jazzwoche Hannover
Hannover
2021
Official Selection
Ekphrases
ZEBRA Poetry Film Festival Berlin
Berlin
2021
Official Selection
Sirenas de Neblinas
One Shot Terrassa City of Film
Barcelona
2021
Shown online for 1 month
Fungi Pair in Bull's Eye
Lacuna Festivals for Contemporary Arts
Canarian Islands, Lanzarote
2021
Selected for winter program
Fungi Pair in Bull's Eye
Dioramaroom
Austin, TX
2021
Official Selection
Balm
OrtometraggiFilmFestival
Torino
2021
Official Selection
Balm
Jazzwoche Hannover - Cinema
Hannover
2021
Official Selection
Balm
Experimental Superstars 7
Novi Sad
2021
Official Selection
Another's View of the Universe
17. Intl. Short Film Festival Detmold
Detmold
2021
Official Selection
Another's View of the Universe
1st Kerala Short Film Festival
Kerala / Pune
2021
Best Animated Film
Another's View of the Universe
Golden Jury Intl. Film Festival GJIFF
Bollywood, Mumbai
2021
Official Selection
Another's View of the Universe
9th Intl. Video Poetry Festival Athens
Athens
2021
Best of 2021 ISFF Selection
Another's View of the Universe
ISFF Detmold Kurzfilmtag
Detmold
2021
Official Selection - Finalist
#STAY HOME...
Life Screenings International One Minute Festival
Florida
2021
Official Selection
The Creek - Lethe
3rd Papaya Rocks Film Festival
London
2021
Corona! Shutdown? - Film Collection - Selection #173
The Creek - Lethe
The New Museum of Networked Art
Online Cinema K
2021
Official Selection
The Creek - Lethe
Soto Aqua Film Festival
Venezia
2021
Ofiicial Selection
FOG HORNS
Visual Arts & Poetry Film Festival
Wien/Vienna
2021
Official Selection
FOG HORNS
One Shot Terrassa City of Film
Barcelona
2021
Finalist
FOG HORNS
SeeMôr Film Festival
Holyhead, Anglesey
2021
Curated
FOG HORNS
Waley Art Gallery
Taipéi
2021
Official Selection
Sirenas de Neblinas
FICE Ensenada International Festival
Ensenada, Buenos Aires
2020
Official Selection
Sirenas de Neblinas
Festival Mundial de Cine de Veracruz FMCINEV
Veracruz
2020
In Program
Fungi Pair in Bull's Eye
Mopomoso Digital Edition #6
London
2020
Official Selection
Balm
accordi @ DISACCORDI - International Short Film Festival
Naples / Napoli
2020
Official Selection
WHISTLER'S WALTZ
The Short Nights of Berlin
Berlin
2020
Official Selection
#STAY HOME...
Lacuna Festivals | The Lost Festivals
Lanzarote / Fuerteventura
2020
Official Selection
#STAY HOME...
SODA FESTIVAL - ARCHIVAL ROOM
Saarbrücken
2020
Official Selection
#STAY HOME...
Exhibition THE WORLD TAKES A BREATH
online from
2020
2nd Prize with 7000 Dirham / 650 $ in Intl. One Minute Corana Section
#STAY HOME...
FIAV Festival International d' Art Video de Casablanca 26th
Casablanca
2020
Official Selection
FOG HORNS
Cadence Video Poetry Festival
Seattle
2020
Official Selection to >Lab< Competition
FOG HORNS
Aye Aye Vo | Festival International du Films de Nancy
Nancy
2020
Official Selection
FOG HORNS
FICA FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE CINE DE ENSENADA
Ensenada, Buenos Aires
2020
Official Selection
FOG HORNS
Festival Mundial de Cine de Veracruz FMCINEV
Veracruz
2020
Official Selection / Not Shown
BRIDGING IT
Out of the Can
2020
Official Selection
BRIDGING IT
EXS 6 - Experimental Superstars
Novi Sad
2020
Official Selection
AQUA IMPROMPTU
The Short Nights of Berlin
Berlin
2020
Official Selection Video Art
AQUA IMPROMPTU
*/ 16th Athens Digital Arts Festival, Greece
Athens
2020
German Competition Official Selection
AQUA IMPROMPTU
66. International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, Germany
Oberhausen
2020
Program Jazz Alternatives
PAPER PAIRS & TROMBONE
Radio WKCR FM 89.9 NEW YORK Tri-State Area
New York City
2019
1 of 3 films / A week invitation for filmmaker and concert trombonist
PAPER PAIRS & TROMBONE
Freedom Music Festival vol.4 Copenhagen
Copenhagen
2018
Official Selection
Time for Video - Oxford Improvisers
NIFF LONDON - New Indie Film Festival of London
London
Semi Finalist Best First-Time Filmmaker
Primordial Enchantments
Couch Film Festival
Toronto
Official Selection / Screen only "Finalists"
Celestial Particular
Iconic Images Film Festival
Finalist
Ekphrases
Art Color Digital Cinema International Film Festival (AC DC IFF)
Montreal
Official Selection
Sirenas de Neblinas
Videobardo - 25. Internacional Videopoesia 2021
Buenos Aires
Official Selection
Planetary Fumarole
Mopomoso Digital Edition
London
Official Selection
#STAY HOME...
New Media Fest 2020
Cologne
Official Selection
FOG HORNS
Videobardo // 25. Festival Internacional de Videopoesia 2021
Buenos Aires
Official Selection
Nocturnal Response
Lacuna Festivals
Lanzarote & Fuerte Ventura
Finalist
BRIDGING IT
Athens Intl. Digital Film Festival
Athens
Winner of Silence Radio | Folie/Culture Award
PAPER PAIRS & TROMBONE
Silence Radio | Folie/Culture - 25 sec. Spot from Audio for Quebec
Quebec
College
German Film and Television Academy Berlin (DFFB)
Filmmaker, Cinematographer
19781984
College
Hunter College, LaGuadia CC, CUNY New York
BA Liberal Arts / Fine Arts
19951999
Birth Date
March 6
Current City
Berlin
Hometown
Berlin
Gender
Female
I grew up in Oberhausen, Germany, location of the oldest Intl. Shortfilm Festival worldwide. It showed me the world via the avantgarde of filmmaking and it's what got me started. Improvised music was always my interest, fine arts came later in NYC.
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