Caroline Kirberg

Caroline Kirberg * 1978, film director and producer, lives and works in Berlin

Caroline Kirberg is a Berlin-based film director and producer of fiction, documentary and experimental films. Since 2014 she works with pong Film who most recently produced the films „Havarie“ by Philip Scheffner and „And-ek ghes...“ by Philip Scheffner and Colorado Velcu, both of which premiered at Berlinale Forum in 2016. She produced experimental films between documentary and fiction with artist filmmakers such as Clemens von Wedemeyer, Dani Gal, Assaf Gruber, Volker Sattel, Stephan Geene, Rainer Kirberg. Caroline's first fictional short film as a director, "Fourteen", premiered at Hof International Film Festival in 2007. Since then she focusses on films in the contexts of art and music. She holds a Magistra Artium in Film Studies and English and took part in renowned international further education programmes such as Emerging Producers Jihlava 2015. Caroline teaches at UdK Berlin, HGB Leipzig, PMMC Halle and Merz-Akademie Stuttgart and is a frequent panellist for art / film.

Filmography as film director
2016 the world, almost, creative documentary, 23 min, world premiere 09/16
2015 Bina – a minimal Anti-Western, music video for Kat Frankie, 5 min, online
2014 Ozean, exhibition video for Nicoll Ullrich, Ozean Berlin, 10 min, exhibition & online
2009 Avantgarde Bettler, performance video for Bernadette La Hengst, 5 min, online
2007 Fourteen / Luise ist 14, mid-length fiction film, 28 min, Hof International FF 2007

Filmography as film producer
2016
Havarie, creative documentary by Philip Scheffner, 91 min, Berlinale 2016
La Cupola, creative documentary by Volker Sattel, 40 min, Berlinale 2016
The Right, art film by Assaf Gruber, 11 min, Berlinale 2016, Muzeum Sztuki Lodz

2014
For Nothing, fiction feature by Stephan Geene, 92 min, Berlinale 2014
Beyond Metabolism, creative documentary by Volker Sattel, 40 min, Berlinale 2014
As From Afar, art film by Dani Gal, 26 min, Berlinale 2014, Jewish Museum New York

2012
The Sleeping Girl, fiction feature by Rainer Kirberg, 105 min, Berlinale 2012
Rushes, experimental feature by Clemens von Wedemeyer, 90 min, dOCUMENTA 2012