Producer. Celebrated her greatest successes with feature films such as "Compartment No. 6", "The Bookstore The Florence Green" and "The Most Beautiful Couple". She is a member of the Producers' Association, the EFA and DFA.
Actress and director. In 2010 she shot the short film "Miss Karla's Last Attempt", followed in 2014 by "Miss Karla's First Visit". Her first feature film "Maria Mafiosi" was shown in cinemas in the summer of 2017.
Director, screenwriter, cinematographer, producer and film editor. The "veteran of ch film" was already there in Solothurn, he shot with everything he got in his hand and in front of his eye.
Director, writer, dramaturge. Active for the Chemnitzer Filmwerkstatt since 1998. Studied at the HFF Konrad Wolf Potsdam. Directed highly-regarded, award-winning short films, such as “Short Film” (German Short Film Award 2013). Since 2020 writer and director for the short film magazine “Unicato” on MDR television.
Co-Director Filmfest Dresden. Active for short films since 1996, as director of the Filmfest Dresden from 1997-2001, co-initiator and managing director of the AG Kurzfilm from 2002-2013, member in juries and committees, for the Locarno Film Festival and since 2017 again for the Filmfest Dresden.
Producer. Graduated in German Studies and Art History in Munich. Founded the production company schlicht und ergreifend in 2000, relaunched as Lieblingsfilm GmbH in 2008. Debut feature “Aus der Tiefe des Raumes” premiered at Hof in 2004, other films include “Blöde Mütze“, the “Rico, Oskar“ film series, “Amelie Rennt” and “Into the Beat”. Foto: Tom Trambow
Audience Short Film Award
The Audience Short Film Award of the City of Hof 2021 goes to
AYSHA by Cengiz Akaygün.
Hof Gold Prize 2021
Hof Gold Prize of the Friedrich Baur Foundation Awarded by the Bavarian Academy of Fine Arts in Memory of Heinz Badewitz
The Hof Gold Prize 2021 goes in equal parts to
director Lukas Röder for his film BRAIN TATTOO and director Alisa Kolosova for her film CHARLY.
The film prize is awarded by the city of Rehau to a filmmaker who has made innovative and creative efforts to express and enhance the quality of film sound in his or her work and is endowed with € 5,000.
Director, producer and author for documentaries and feature films. With Christoph Schlingensief she produced the legendary subversive TV shows "Talk 2000" and "U3000" and with her company avanti media the Grimme Prize-winning ARTE series "Durch die Nacht mit.."
Author, director and producer. Studied visual communication and film at the Hochschule für bildende Künste in Hamburg. His films have been shown at festivals at home and abroad, in the cinema or on TV.
Director of fiction and documentary films. Growing up on Lake Constance, the self-taught filmmaker also shot his debut film "Lebe kreuz und sterbe quer" there. This was followed by films such as "Test Drive to Paradise", "The Discarded Father" and "Scala Goodbye".
Bild-Kunst Award 2021
The Bild-Kunst Award 2021 goes to
Hannah Ebenau and Sabrina Krämer for Best Costume Design (TRÜMMERMÄDCHEN) as well as Yvonne Leuze for Best Setting (TRÜMMERMÄDCHEN).
The jury 2021
Costume designer Susanne Roggendorf (VSK), production designers Josefine Lindner (VSK) and Josina von Minckwitz, production design students Luisa Niederschuh (ifs) and Nele Seifert (Ludwigsburg)
The Hof Critics Award 2021 is sponsored by the Swiss Critics Association SVFJ and the Professional Association of German Media Journalists and is being awarded for the first time at the Hof International Film Festival.
The Hof Critics Award 2021 is being divided and goes to two films:
for best direction to THE SAINT OF THE IMPOSSIBLE by Marc Wilkins and to THE BLACK SQUARE for its production by FRISBEEFILMS.
Ingrid Beerbaum (Berlin), Katharina Dockhorn (Berlin) and Rolf Breiner (Kreuzlingen, Switzerland)