CV

Education

06|1991

A-levels
Carl-Schulz-Schule | Frankfurt Main

08|1991-10|1992

Actors Training, Dance Classes & Rehearsals
for plays by the "Schülerclub Schauspiel Frankfurt"
Frankfurt Theatre "Schauspiel Frankfurt"| Frankfurt Main

01|1993-07|1993

English Studies
Cambridge Proficiency in English
Hammersmith & West London College | London

09|93-06|94

French Studies
Certificat Pratique de Langue Française
Diplôme d'Etudes Françaises
Université Paul Valéry MPL III | Montpellier

09|94-07|95

History of Arts, DEUG 1st year
Université Paul Valéry MPL III | Montpellier

10|95-07|96

Foundation Course in Media Studies
London College of Printing & Distributive Trades | London

10|96-07|99

Degree BA Hons Fine Art / Film & Video
Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design | London

10|1999

"AD" Seminar by Cornelia Thau
Filmhaus Frankfurt | Frankfurt Main

11|1999

"Lighting" Seminar by Norbert de Jager
Filmhaus Frankfurt & MBF Filmtechnik | Frankfurt Main

Work Experience

07|1997

Sound Assistant "Das Hochzeitsgeschenk",
comedy feature for German tv broadcast
produced by ZDF & Premiere | Studio Hamburg

08|1997

Line Test-, Ink & Paint-Operator "The Magic Forest",
animation feature for cinema & "Benjamin Blümchen",
animation feature for cinema
Cinevox Filmproductions | Babelsberg

09|1997

Production Assistant "Get Ready to Bounce",
videoclip for Brooklyn Bounce
Camelot Filmproductions | Mannheim

10|1997

Production Assistant "Mirror",
videoclip for Trey D.
Camelot Filmproductions | Mannheim

02-04|1998

Assistant of French Performance Artist "Orlan"
Ivry-sur-Seine | Paris

02|2000

Art Director / Producer for the "Wink Sunglass Clip",
print media campaign.
Frankfurt Main

03|2000

Producer / Director "Hubie - The Master of Hellfire",
promotional video
Thüringen

04-05|2000

Sound Engineer, Helping Friend "Pho",
16mm documentary short
Ho Chi Minh City, Phantiet, Natrang,...| Vietnam

10|2000

Camera, concept, script | "ASI",
Agricultural Services Investments corporate film
Streamix AG | Albany, Georgia etc.

03|2001

Cast Coordinator | "Alles Deutsch",
social against racism for cinema distribution
Laterna Magica Filmproduktion GmbH | Frankfurt

09|2002

Camera | "Hotel Barcelona",
short by Michael Comtesse
Frankfurt

11|2002

Soundmixer "Hewlett Packard",
corporate film
Business in Focus | London, Lisbon

12|2002

Camera | "Funken",
trailer for 3Sat television
Frankfurt

05|2000-12|2002

TV Operator, working in the production department
of the German channel of Bloomberg Television
with a weekly rotation of the following duties:
Inhouse Productions: Studio Director,
Camera / Sound Operator,
Production Supervisor.
On location: ENG Cameraman.
Bloomberg Television Germany | Frankfurt, London

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1996-1999

During the time of my studies in London,
I have been working at first as an ad-taker, then
Assistant Supervisor in The Loot Free Ads Department;
and as a Barman in the Curzon Soho Cinema,
right from the very first day of its opening.

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since 2003

Above all:
> producing commissioned videos under the name of "Tournado99Productions"
for various clients ranging from ACE (a worldwide industrial and personal insurer),
the German Fairness Trust, Akris, Publik Forum (The Critical Christian Publisher),
to Artists such as Mamaza (the late resident Dance Company of the Künstlerhaus Mousonturm FFM).

> working freelance as an Editor for ZDF History, Kulturzeit, but mainly for Goebel und Mattes Frankfurt
...

Also:
> working as a Translator on projects such as:
a documentary on the Airbus A380,
a catalogue for the artist Thomas Baumgärtel,
a brochure for Qantas,
a magazine for "True Colours" by satis&fy
...
> working three months with Street Children, as a volunteer for el PANI,
the national patronage of childhood in San José, Costa Rica.
...
> working freelance in Event Management,
for events such as the Biennial of the Moving Image Frankfurt / M,
as a coordinator for staff, supervising time schedules and taking care of the Artists.
...
> non-commercial independent work on Film / Video,
Visual and Performing Art projects.

Languages

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Fluent: German, English, French, Spanish
Intermediate: Italian
Basic: Reading & Understanding: Portuguese