Dieter Ulrich Aselmann

Dieter Ulrich Aselmann

Additional Names: Uli Aselmann (Weiterer Name); Ulrich Aselmann (Weiterer Name)
Regie, Drehbuch, Bauten, Produzent
*1957 Hamburg

Biography

A graduate of Hamburg's University of Fine Arts, Uli Aselmann had been working as a producer of feature films, series, TV movies and commercials at Munich's neue deutsche Filmgesellschaft (ndF) since 1992 when he decided to establish his own production company, die film gmbh, in 1997. Andreas Ch. Tönnessen became a co-shareholder of die film gmbh in July 2009.

Aselmann is also the managing shareholder and producer of the subsidiaries a.pictures film & tv. production.gmbh in Hamburg and cut.it film- und postproduktions gmbh in Stuttgart. In 2010, his company became a major shareholder of TANGRAM International GmbH which specializes in documentaries. Since its founding, die film gmbh has been responsible for more than 100 productions which have been nominated for numerous national and international prizes and have received awards in various categories. The honors have included the VGF Award Newcomer Producer Prize for "Vaya Con Dios" in 2001, a Best Actor Lola for Josef Bierbichler for his performance in Hans Steinbichler's "Winter Journey" ("Winterreise") which also received a FIPRESCI Prize at the Haifa International Film Festival and the Jury Award at the Brooklyn International Film Festival. Marcus H. Rosenmüller's "Little White Lies" ("Die Perlmutterfarbe") picked up the Best Film award at the BUSTER – Copenhagen International Film Festival and the Castello d'oro at the Castellinaria Film Festival in Bellinzona in 2009. This year, die film gmbh's third collaboration with Hans Steinbichler, "Promising The Moon" ("Das Blaue vom Himmel"), earned producer Aselmann the Bavarian Film Award's € 200,000 Producer Prize.

Uli Aselmann serves as the section head for cinema and deputy board chairman at the German Producers Alliance and has been a member of the presidium for the German Federal Film Board since February 2009. die film gmbh's other films include: "Cologne's Finest 3" ("Die Musterknaben 3", dir: Ralf Huettner, 2003), "A Pass From The Back" ("Aus der Tiefe des Raumes", dir: Gil Mehmert, 2004), "Fast Lane" ("Grenzverkehr", dir: Stefan Betz, 2005), "My Mother, My Brother And Me" ("Meine Mutter, mein Bruder und ich!"!, dir: Nuran David Calis, 2008), "Autistic Disco" (dir: Hans Steinbichler, 2008), "Three Quarter Moon" ("Dreiviertelmond", dir: Christian Zübert, 2011), and "3 Stunden" (dir: Boris Kunz, 2012, in post-production).

Source: German films Service & Marketing GmbH

Filmography

2017 Jürgen - Heute wird gelebt
Producer
 
2016/2017 Jugend ohne Gott
Producer
 
2015/2016 Ein Mann unter Verdacht
Producer
 
2015 Zweimal lebenslänglich
Producer, Producer
 
2014/2015 Kleine Ziege, sturer Bock
Producer
 
2013/2014 Der Himmel zwischen den Welten
Producer
 
2013/2014 Männerhort
Producer
 
2013/2014 About a Girl
Co-Producer
 
2012/2013 Wer hat Angst vorm weißen Mann?
Producer
 
2012 Fieber
Producer
 
2011 Tödlicher Rausch
Producer
 
2010/2011 Dreiviertelmond
Producer
 
2010/2011 Das Blaue vom Himmel
Producer
 
2008/2009 Die Perlmutterfarbe
Producer
 
2008 Entschädigt
Producer
 
2007/2008 Wie ist die Welt so stille
Producer
 
2006/2007 Jenseits
Producer
 
2006/2007 Alte Freunde
Producer
 
2006/2007 Schöne Aussicht
Producer
 
2006/2007 Taubers Angst
Producer
 
2006-2008 Meine Mutter, mein Bruder und ich
Producer
 
2006 Auf ewig und einen Tag
Producer
 
2005/2006 Winterreise
Producer
 
2004/2005 Grenzverkehr
Producer
 
2004 Aus der Tiefe des Raumes
Co-Producer
 
2003/2004 Vater unser
Producer
 
2003 Pech und Schwefel
Producer
 
2002/2003 Die Musterknaben III - 1000 und eine Nacht...
Producer
 
2001/2002 Der kleine Mann
Producer
 
2000/2001 Vaya con dios
Producer
 
2000/2001 Himmlische Helden
Producer
 
1999/2000 Feindliche Schwestern - Wenn aus Liebe Hass wird
Producer
 
1999/2000 Rote Glut
Producer
 
1998 Die Musterknaben 2
Producer
 
1997 Die Chaos-Queen
Producer
 
1996/1997 Der Neffe
Producer
 
1996/1997 Die Musterknaben
Producer
 
1995/1996 Der kalte Finger
Producer
 
1995 Um die 30
Producer
 
1991 Gefahren der Sehnsucht
Director, Screenplay, Producer
 
1987 Drei Mal Drei
Director, Screenplay, Drawings