Chris Kraus

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Languages

German

Location

Berlin

Agent

Patricia Barona
Tel.: +49 (0)30 288 77 3-0

Vier Minuten
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Filmography Selection

Cinema/TV Miscellaneous

2014

THE BLOOM OF YESTERDAY
Production: Four Minutes Filmproduktion (Distributor: Beta Cinema)
Writer and Director: Chris Kraus
Deutscher Filmpreis - Nominated for Best Picture (2017)
Deutscher Filmpreis - Nominated for Best Director (2017)
Jüdisches Filmfestival Berlin & Brandenburg - Gershon-Klein Movie Award (2017)
Filmschau Baden-Württemberg - Film Award (2016)
Internationale Hofer Filmtage - Opening Film (2016)
Tokyo International Film Festival - Competition (2016)
Thomas Strittmatter Preis - Best Screenplay (2013)

2008-2009

POLL
Production: Kordes & Kordes Film (Distributor: Pfiffl Medien)
Writer and Director: Chris Kraus
International Rome Film Festival - Marc Aurelio Jury Award (2010)
Biberacher Filmfestspiele - Goldener Biber Grand Prize (2010)
International Filmfestival Sevilla - Nominated for Golden Giraldillo (2010)

2007

BELLA BLOCK - DIE REISE NACH CHINA
ZDF
Production: UFA Fiction
Writer and Director: Chris Kraus

2005

VIER MINUTEN
Production: Kordes & Kordes Film, Arte, SWR, BR
Writer and Director: Chris Kraus
Deutscher Filmpreis - Best Picture Gold (2007)
Bayerischer Filmpreis - Best Screenplay (2007)
Berlin & Beyond Film Festival San Francisco - Audience Award (2007)
Shanghai International Film Festival - Jin Jue Award Best Feature Film (2007)
Rencontres Cinématographiques de Cannes - Audience Award (2007)
Genova Film Festival - Best Picture and Audience Award (2007)
Biberacher Filmfestspiele - Goldener Biber for Best Picture (2007)
And many other Awards and festivals (2007)

2004

ACAPULCO
Production: Kordes & Kordes Film
Writer: Chris Kraus
Director: Dirk Siekmann

2002

SHATTERED GLASS
Production: av communications
Writer and Director: Chris Kraus
Based on the novel by the same name by Chris Kraus
New Faces Award - Best Director (2003)
Festival de Cinema de Mallorca - Best Director (2003)
Bayerischer Filmpreis - Best Newcomer Director (2002)
Förderpreis Deutscher Film - Best Screenplay (2002)

C(R)OOKS
Production: DOR Film
Writer: Chris Kraus, Martin Daniel, Pepe Danquardt, Mike Majzen
Director: Pepe Danquardt

2000

DIE BLECHTROMMEL 2
Production: Bioskop Film
Writer: Chris Kraus, Volker Schlöndorff

1999

DER EINSTEIN DES SEX
Production: Ventura Film
Writer: Chris Kraus
Director: Rosa von Praunheim
Deutscher Drehbuchpreis - Nominated for Best Screenplay (1999)

2008

FIDELIO
Opera Production: Chris Kraus
Conductor: Claudio Abbado
International Co-Production: Fondazione I Teatri di Reggio Emilia, Festspielhaus Baden-Baden, Teatro Real Madrid
Premio Abbiati for Best Opera Performance (2009)

1999

THREE CHINAMEN WITH A DOUBLE BASS
Production: ndF: neue deutsche Filmgesellschaft
Dramaturgy: Chris Kraus
Director: Klaus Krämer

Biography

1991-1997

Studied Directing at Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie (dffb) Berlin

Teaching Assignment at dffb Berlin and Filmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf