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Daniel Burkholz is an award winning filmmaker. He first worked as journalist for newspaper and radio, as editor of a scientific magazine and also as photographer. Later, he worked in the fields of environment protection, education, human and civil rights. After an intermezzo as divemaster, he studied the culture of the Sinai nomads, the nomads of the Great Thar desert, and the Aborigine's culture in Queensland. He has already been travelling for more than 25 years and in 2005, he founded his company Roadside Dokumentarfilm. MeanwhileThe Roadside docs have been officialy selected for more than 70 festivals around the world...
Der preisgekrönte Filmemacher Daniel Burkholz war zunächst als Journalist für Zeitung und Radio, als Redakteur einer wissenschaftlichen Fachzeitschrift und auch als Fotograf tätig. Nach einer langjährigen Tätigkeit als Jurist auf den Gebieten Umweltschutz, Bürgerrechte und Bildung und einem Intermezzo als Divemaster studierte er die Kultur der Sinai Nomaden, der Nomadenvölker der Großen Thar Wüste und der Aborigines in Queensland. Daniel Burkholz ist schon seit über 25 Jahren überall auf der Welt unterwegs - 2005 gründete er Roadside Dokumentarfilm. Die Roadsidefilme wurden bereits auf über 70 Filmfestivals in aller Welt erfolgreich präsentiert.
...OFFICIAL SELECTION Women Deliver Film Festival Vancouver 2019 - OFFICIAL SELECTION AFC Global Fest 2017 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Peloponnisos International Documentary Festival 2017 - SHORTLIST Gisela Bonn Preis 2016 - WINNER of the International Competition Festival del documentario d´Abruzzo 2015 – SHORTLIST UK International Veteran's Film Festival 2016 OFFICIAL SELECTION Peloponnisos International Documentary Festival 2017 - OFFICIAL SELECTION AM Egypt Film Festival 2017 - FINALIST SABC Ekurhuleni International Film Festival 2016 - OFFICIAL SELECTION SABC Ekurhuleni International Film Festival 2016 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Sose International Film Festival 2015 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Out of Africa International Film Festival 2015 - OFFICIAL SELECTION MEDIMED, Nomads of Documentary 2015 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Color International Film Festival of India 2015 - OFFICIAL SELECTION EKO International Film Festival 2015 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Naples Human Rights Film Festival 2015 - SPECIAL MENTION I Filmmaker International Film Festival 2015 - SHORTLIST UK International Veteran's Film Festival 2016 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Kolkata International Film Festival 2015 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Ismailia International Film Festival 2016 - FINALIST of Ekurhuleni International Film Festival 2016 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Peloponnisos International Documentary Festival 2017 - OFFICIAL SELECTION AM Egypt Film Festival 2017 - OFFICIAL SELECTION AM Egypt Film Festival 2017 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Chichester International Film Festival - OFFICIAL SELECTION Restoring Connection Film Fest 2016 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Spanish Civil War Biennial 2016 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Liberation Day 2016 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Festa Della Liberazione 2016 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Heroines 2016 - 2016 OFFICIAL SELECTION Auroville Film Festival 2015 - OFFICIAL SELECTION CinéWomen Biennial 2015 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Color International Film Festival of India 2015 - International Crime and Punishment Film Festival 2015 - OFFICIAL SELECTION MEDIMED Nomads of Documentary 2015 - OFFICIAL SELECTION China Women's Film Festival 2016 - OFFICIAL SELECTION All Lights India International Film Festival 2015 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Kolkata International Film Festival 2015 - OFFICIAL SELECTION World Festival of Emerging Cinema 2016 - OFFICIAL SELECTION African Bamba Human Rights Film Festival 2016 - OFFICIAL SELECTION GlobaLE Filmfestival 2015 - OFFICIAL SELECTION MEDIMED Nomads of Documentary 2015 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Kolkata International Film Festival 2015 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Color International Film Festival of India 2015 - OFFICIAL SELECTION ÜberZeugen Filmfestival 2014 - OFFICIAL SELECTION GLOBALE 2013 - SHORTLIST Filmplus Editing Art Festival 2010 - OFFICIAL SELECTION London International Documentary Festival 2010 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Flying Broom International Women's Film Festival 2010 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Film Festival for Women's Rights Seoul 2010 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Human Rights Film Week 2010 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Festival Cinéma du Sud 2010 - OFFICIAL SELECTION International Human Rights Film Festival Document 7 - SHORTLIST Dokumentarfilmpreis der Deutschen Filmkritik 2009 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Guangzhou International Documentary Film Festival 2009 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Bollywood and beyond Filmfestival 2009 - OFFICIAL SELECTION MoveIt! Filmfestival 2009 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Frauenfilmfestival Wien 2009 - OFFICIAL SELECTION CINEMUNDO Filmfest 2010 - OFFICIAL SELECTION FilmFest FrauenWelten Leipzig 2009 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Filmfestival Münster 2008 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Filmfestival FrauenWelten Tübingen 2008 - OFFICIAL SELECTION Europäisches Filmfestival Göttingen 2011 ...
Some quotes from reviews about our films:
"Heartfelt thanks for your film which touched me very much." Peter Lilienthal, Price Winner of the Berlinale’s Golden Bear and of the German Film Award
"With the intimate feel of a documentary and the audacious storytelling of a Werner Herzog's film, Women for Justice delivers a complex and nuanced take on an issue of international importance." CinéWomen
"A documentary film which has long been overdue." German Film Academy
"I enjoyed the film very much... the subject was intriguing." Bill Meyer, The Hollywood Progressive
"With his documentary No Pasarán the German Daniel Burkholz has created a document of great historical value." Maria Prieto Vazquez, Cadena SER
"A fascinating film about men and women who had to pay a very high price for their conviction. More over a statement about the spirit that keeps Europe together." KINO.de
My work is my way to take a standpoint.
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