Annekatrin Hendel

Annekatrin Hendel

Regie, Drehbuch, Kamera, Bauten, Kostümbild, Produzent

Biography

Annekatrin Hendel was born and raised in Berlin. After graduating in design she worked as a freelance costume and set designer. In 2004 she founded the IT WORKS! film production company in which she works as producer for feature and documentary films, director and managing director.

Her first cinema documentary as a director, "Vaterlandsverräter", premiered at the 2011 Berlinale. The film about East-German novelist Paul Gratzik became the first part of a trilogy on betrayal and won the Friedensfilmpreis at the 2011 FilmFest Osnabrück and the 2013 Grimme Award. The 2014 Berlin IFF saw the premiere of Hendel's documentary "Anderson", the second film in the trilogy, which portrays Sascha Anderson, who was part of East-Berlin's oppositional literature scene yet at the same time worked as a covert informer for the secret state police Stasi.

Annekatrin Hendel is a member of the German Film Academy.

Filmography

2017/2018 Die Braschs oder der diskrete Charme der Nomenklatura
Director, Screenplay
 
2016/2017 Fünf Sterne
Director, Screenplay, Director of photography
 
2015 Das Geheimnis der Digedags
Producer
 
2014/2015 Fassbinder
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
2012/2013 Am Anfang
Producer
 
2012-2014 Anderson
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
2011 Polly On The Rocks
Producer
 
2011 FLAKE - Mein Leben
Director, Screenplay
 
2011 Mein Leben - Der Gentlemanboxer Henry Maske
Producer
 
2011 Take a Picture - Die Fotografin Sibylle Bergemann
Producer
 
2010/2011 Vaterlandsverräter
Director, Screenplay
 
2009 Vergangene Zukunft
Screenplay, Producer
 
2008 Mit Fantasie gegen den Mangel
Producer
 
2005/2006 Made in GDR - Alles über meine Freunde
Producer
 
2005-2007 AlleAlle
Producer
 
2003 Zur Zeit verstorben
Producer
 
2000/2001 Drei Stern Rot
Set design
 
1999 Chiquita for Ever
Director
 
1994/1995 Die Vergebung
Costume design