KATHARINA FRANZISKA MIHMKatharina Mihm

Director and Writer based in Berlin.

STUDIES:
February 2006 – July 2008:
Direction at the University of Film Universidad del Cine (FUC), Buenos Aires

OWN WORK (Selection):
Since December 2017: development of the documentary feature „The bridges of the Balkans, the spectres of Europe“ (working title), in collaboration with Guillem Serrahima
February 2017 – December 2018: Director oft the feature film „CaRabA“
November 2015 – April 2019: writer, director and producer of the feature film „Mär“ („A German Tale“)
September 2014 – January 2017: concept, director and producer of the feature film “Orpheus Rhapsodie” (“Orpheus Rhapsody”)
February - March 2014: Libretto „31st spring for Sylvia Plath“, by order of Gabriel Iranyi
November 2008 - October 2010: concept and realization of the documentary „Gegenlichter. Suche nach Paul Celan“ (“Backlight. Searching for Paul Celan”)
sponsored by the film department of the Federal Chancellery of Austria, produced by e&a Film GmbH
December 2007: director and writer of the short film „La Última Vuelta“ (“The Last Round”), special funding by FUC, Buenos Aires
August 2007: director and writer of the short film „La Oficina“ (“The Office”)
September 2006: director and writer of the short film „En Penumbra“, special funding by FUC, Buenos Aires
June 2006: director and writer of the short film „Érase una vez“(“Once Upon a Time”)
July 2001 – February 2002: director and writer of the play „Vom Tod eines Spiegels“ (“Death of a mirror”)

FUNDING:
October 2009 – September 2010: one-year working grant by the RWLE Möller foundation, Celle
November 2009: funding for the documentary „Gegenlichter. Suche nach Paul Celan” (“Backlight. Searching for Paul Celan”) by Federal Chancellery of Austria.

MISCELLANEOUS:
September 2015: formation of the production collective OPAK with Hong Chang Kim
2009 – 2019: writer, co-writer and dramatic adviser for various film projects, television and theater
2006 – 2013: assistant director for numerous productions, among others:
the documentary „Trabanten“ („Satellites“) by Michaela Schweiger (premiere at the film festival „Kino der Kunst“ („Cinema of Art“), Munich 2013)
Feature film „Willkommen im Klub“ („Welcome to the Club“) by Andreas Schimmelbusch (premiere at the film festival Warsaw, 2014)
Feature film „Sarah und Sarah“ („Sarah and Sarah“) by Peter Kern (premiere at the Diagonale, Graz 2014)
Feature film „Der letzte Sommer der Reichen“ („The Last Summer of the Rich“) by Peter Kern (premiere at the Berlinale, 2015)