Edward Berger

Edward Berger

Regie, Drehbuch, Aufnahmeleitung
*1970 Wolfsburg

Biography

Born in Wolfsburg in Germany in 1970, he graduated in directing at NYU in New York in 1984. After gaining experience with US independent production company Good Machine, working on films by directors including Ang Lee and Todd Haynes, he wrote and directed his first feature, "Gomez", in 1998 and then worked as a writer and director on a number episodes of the TV series "KDD". In 2012 he won the Grimme Award for his television film "Ein guter Sommer" ("A Good Summer"). He developed "Jack" together with Nele Mueller-Stöfen, working from her screenplay.

Source: 64. Internationale Filmfestspiele Berlin (Catalogue)

Filmography

2014/2015 Deutschland 83
Director
 
2013/2014 Jack
Director, Screenplay
 
2013 Allmächtig
Screenplay
 
2012/2013 Wer das Schweigen bricht
Director
 
2012/2013 Macht und Ohnmacht
Screenplay
 
2011 Mutter muss weg
Director
 
2010/2011 Ein guter Sommer
Director, Screenplay
 
2009/2010 Aquarius
Director, Screenplay
 
2006/2007 Windland
Director
 
2005/2006 Das letzte Rennen
Director
 
2003/2004 Schwestern
Director
 
2002 Asyl
Director
 
2001 Kinder der Hölle
Director
 
1999/2000 Frau2 sucht Happyend
Director, Screenplay
 
1997/1998 Gomez - Kopf oder Zahl
Director, Screenplay
 
1996 Kondom des Grauens
Production coordinator