Andreas Kleinert

Andreas Kleinert

Regie, Regie-Assistenz, Drehbuch
*1962 Berlin (Ost)

Biography

Andreas Kleinert, born 1962 in Berlin, worked as an art director assistant at DEFA studios and studied directing at Hochschule für Film und Fernsehen "Konrad Wolf" in Potsdam-Babelsberg. Since 1989, he works as a free-lance author and director. Kleinert"s feature film debut "Leb" wohl, Joseph" was selected for the programme of the 1990 Locarno Film Festival. In 1998, Kleinert caused a stir with his drama "Wege in die Nacht" ("Paths In The Night") about an unemployed manufacturer who wants to impose "law and order" in Berlin on his own account. The film won the Grimme award among others.

During the following years, Kleinert mainly worked for TV productions: He directed the mini-series "Die Klemperer Tagebücher" (1999), TV movies such as "Kelly Bastian –Geschichte einer Hoffnung" (2001), and several episodes of the crime series "Schimanski" and "Polizeiruf: 110". His "Polizeiruf: 110" episode "Kleine Frau" won a Grimme award in 2006. In 2003, Kleinert"s highly praised TV drama "Mein Vater" ("Mein Vater", 2003), starring Götz George and Ulrike Krumbiegel, won the Grimme viewer"s choice award. In 2008, Kleinert returned to the big screen and directed the ambitious mystery drama "Freischwimmer" ("Head Under Water").

Filmography

2016 Hedda
Director
 
2015 Sag mir nichts
Director
 
2015 Herr Lenz reist in den Frühling
Director
 
2014/2015 Freddy tanzt
Director
 
2013/2014 Monsoon Baby
Director, Screenplay
 
2013 Borowski und der Engel
Director
 
2012 Die Frau von früher
Director
 
2011/2012 Fette Hunde
Director
 
2011 Nacht ohne Morgen
Director
 
2009/2010 Barriere
Director, Screenplay
 
2008/2009 Endspiel
Director
 
2008/2009 Haus und Kind
Director
 
2007/2008 Rosis Baby
Director
 
2007/2008 Hurenkinder
Director
 
2006/2007 Freischwimmer
Director
 
2005/2006 Als der Fremde kam
Director, Screenplay
 
2003/2004 Das Geheimnis des Golem
Director
 
2002 Mein Vater
Director
 
2002 Wer hat Angst vor Virginia Woolf
Director
 
2000/2001 Bei Klingelzeichen Mord
Director
 
2000 Tödliche Liebe
Director
 
1999 Klemperer – Ein Leben in Deutschland
Director
 
1998/1999 Wege in die Nacht
Director
 
1996/1997 Im Namen der Unschuld
Director, Co-author
 
1995-1997 Niemandsland
Director, Screenplay
 
1994/1995 Neben der Zeit
Director, Screenplay
 
1992 Verlorene Landschaft
Director, Screenplay
 
1990/1991 Der Fall Ö.
Assistant director
 
1989 Leb wohl, Joseph
Director, Screenplay
 
1988 Vor dem langen Tag
Director
 
1987 Retour
Director
 
1986 Spuren lassen
Director
 
1986 Verletzung
Director
 
1986 Das letzte Zimmer
Director
 
1985 Edith bei Klärchen
Director
 
1985 Kopf-Wende
Director
 
1985 Warten
Director
 
1984 Die Frau und der Fremde
Assistant director