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Katja Esson Director

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Nationality Germany

Languages German (mother tongue), English – American (fluent), French (good), Spanish (good)

Place of residence New York/ Hamburg (Germany)

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Languages German (mother tongue), English – American (fluent), French (good), Spanish (good)

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Nudity No Yes, partial Yes, completely

Training & Awards

2012 -

Nominierung für United States Artist Fellowship

1991 - 1996

Regieassistenz u.a. bei Jürgen Roland, Peter Kahane, Piet Ariel, Sherry Hormann, Don Silver mit David Keith und Cindy Lauper

1990 -

Bachelor in Motion Pictures and Theatre an der Universität Miami, Florida

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geboren und aufgewachsen in Hamburg

2011 DAS ÄLTESTE GEWERBE - PROSTITUIERTE UND SEXARBEIT Int. Film and Video Festival "Silver Screen" - Nomination- Award

2010 WE ARE NEW YORK 4 Emmy Nominierungen - Nomination- Award

2010 LATCHING ON - The Politics of Breastfeeding in America La Femme - Internationales Filmfestival, Los Angeles - Nomination- Award

2006 NEW YORK IM SCHATTEN DER TÜRME Gold Award, World Media Festival, Deutschland - Nomination- Award

POETRY OF RESILIENCE Cinema for Peace Award - Nominierung Bester Dokumentarfilm des Jahres (2012) Woodstock Film Festival - Diane Seligman Award - Bester Dokumentarfilm (Kategorie Short Documentaries) (2011) Rockefeller Media Arts Fellowship, USA - Nominierung (2007) - Nomination- Award

DIE HIMMELSLÄUFER VON NEW YORK (SKYDANCER) Shanghai Film and TV Festival - Nominierung Magnolia Award für Bester Dokumentarfilm, Beste Regie, Beste Kamera (2012) Pärnu International Film Festival - Nominierung Best Film on Indigenous People (2012) Guanajuato Internat. Film Festival - Nominierung Bester Dokumentarfilm (2012) Salem Film Festival - EDA Award - Nominierung Best Film by a Female Journalist (2012) - Nomination- Award

FERRY TALES Academy Awards - Nominierung (2004) IDA Theatrical Showcase, LA Academy Award Qualification (2004) Großer Preis beim Women's Image Network, LA (2004) Bird’s Eye, London (2004) Palm Springs International Film Festival (2004) Seattle Film Festival (2004) Lobende Anerkennung u.a. beim Ashland Film Festival, Sarasota Film Festival, Annapolis Film Festival und Woodstock Film Festival - Nomination- Award

AMERICAN RIVERS (AMERIKAS FLÜSSE) Deutscher NaturfilmPreis - Preis der Kinderjury für die Folge "Der Los Angeles River" (2017) - Nomination- Award

CV

CV - Television

2016-

AMERICAN RIVERS (AMERIKAS FLÜSSE)

Network/Distributor: RBB/arte

Television film


2012-

AMERIKAS LEGENDÄRE STRASSEN (BACKROADS USA) - Episode 2 -5
Maha Productions

Network/Distributor: RBB / Arte Frankreich

Television film


2011-

POETRY OF RESILIENCE
Penelope Pictures

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Television film


2011-

AMERIKAS LEGENDÄRE STRASSEN (BACKROADS USA) - Episode 1
Maha Productions

Network/Distributor: RBB / Arte Frankreich

Television film


2011-

NY Confidential - Brooklyn
Maha Productions

Network/Distributor: ARTE

Television film


2010-

LATCHING ON - The Politics of Breastfeeding in America
Penelope Pictures

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Television film


2010-

DIE HIMMELSLÄUFER VON NEW YORK (SKYDANCER)
Penelope Pictures, MaJaDe

Network/Distributor: WDR / ARTE

Television film


2009- 1997

SIEGFRIED & ROY - EIN MÄRCHEN FÜR ERWACHSENE
Zero Film

Network/Distributor: ARD / arte

Television film


2009-

DAS ÄLTESTE GEWERBE - PROSTITUIERTE UND SEXARBEIT
L.E. Vision

Network/Distributor: ARD / arte

Television film


2009- 1997

TORE ZUR WELT - DER HAFEN VON NEW YORK
MA.JA.DE Filmproduktion

Network/Distributor: ARTE

Television film


2009- 1997

NEW YORK IM SCHATTEN DER TÜRME
MA.JA.DE Filmproduktion

Network/Distributor: WDR

Television film


2009- 1997

WE ARE NEW YORK
CUNY Productions

Network/Distributor: NYC TV

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2009- 1997

FERRY TALES
Penelope Pictures

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2009- 1997

VERTICAL TRAVELER ( DIE REISE NACH OBEN )
Schenk Productions

Network/Distributor: Arte, Thirteen/WNET

Television film


CV - Film

2015-

CANTINEROS DE CUBA
Penelope Pictures

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2006-

SEASON OF MADNESS
Isotope Films

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