COMPLETED PRODUCTIONS (SELECTION)

Die Vielen Gesichter Der Emma Thompson
documentary, ARTE, 2016
director: Sabine Lidl

Endstation Bataclan - Vom Busfahrer zum Attentäter
documentary, ARTE/ RB, 2016
a film by: Alexander Smoltczyk
director: Grit Lederer
funded by: Nordmedia

Botticelli Inferno
documentary, 2016
script/ director: Ralph Loop
funded by: Nordmedia

EL SIGLO DE ORO - Das Goldene Zeitalter der spanischen Kunst
documentary, ZDF/ ARTE, 2016
director: Grit Lederer

Winterhalter
documentary, ARTE, 2016
director: Grit Lederer
script: Grit Lederer, Jürgen Glocker

Golem - Die Legende vom Menschen
documentary, ARTE, 2016
directors: Torsten Striegnitz and Simone Dobmeier

Schiaparelli! Mode ist Kunst
documentary, NDR/ ARTE, 2015
script/ director: Sabine Carbon

Der Grausame Gott? - Gewalt, Religion und Kunst
documentary, ZDF/ ARTE, 2015
script/ director: Grit Lederer

Stylish
web series, RBB/ ARTE, 2015
script/ director: Jana Buchholz

Botticelli
documentary, RBB/ ARTE, 2015
script/ director: Grit Lederer

Jeff Koons - Alles ist schön
documentary, ZDF/ ARTE, 2014
script/ director: Grit Lederer

Sylvette - Das Modell Picassos
documentary, RBB/ ARTE, 2014
script/ director: Grit Lederer
funded by: Nordmedia

Busenwunder - Die Geheimnisse eines herausragenden Körperteils
documentary, ZDF/ ARTE, 2014
script/ directors: Sabine Carbon and André Sikojew

Ai Weiwei - Evidence
documentary, ZDF/ ARTE, 2014
script/ director: Grit Lederer

Fame - Hunger nach Ruhm
portrait, ARTE/ ZDF, 2013
directors: Sabine Carbon and Irene Höfer

Nan Goldin - I remember your face
portrait, ARTE/ ZDF, 2013
director: Sabine Lidl
script: Nan Goldin, Irene Höfer

Boss - Kreation einer Weltmarke
documentary, SWR/ ARTE,2012
script/ director: Sabine Carbon

Mothers And Daughters
documentary, NDR/ ARTE, 2012
script/ directors: Irene Höfer and Marita Neher

Bud's Best - Die Welt des Bud Spencer
documentary, ARTE, 2012
script/ directors: Friedemann Beyer and Irene Höfer

Operation Bikini - Schlachtfelder der Schönheit
documentary, arte theme evening, ARTE, 2011
script: Irene Höfer/ Tatjana Turanskyj, director: Birgit Herdlitschke

Videoblog: Operation Bikini - Schlachtfelder der Schönheit
videoblog, ARTE/ Medea Film, 2011
script: Irene Höfer/ Claudia Prommegger,
directors: Birgit Herdlitschke/ Ulrike Böhnisch

Çürük // The Pink Report
documentary, co-production, 2010
script/ director: Ulrike Böhnisch

Judenburg Findet Stadt
creative documentary, production: Amour Fou, co-production: Medea Film
script/ director: Elfi Mikesch

Franz Xaver Kroetz - Mein Leben / Ma vie
portrait, ARTE/ ZDF, 2010
script/ directors: Hanns-Bruno Kammertöns and Irene Höfer

Luc Bondy - Mein Leben / Ma vie
portrait, ARTE/ ZDF, 2010
script/ directors: Hanns-Bruno Kammertöns and Irene Höfer

Marx Reloaded
cultural documentary, ARTE/ ZDF, 2010
script/ director: Jason Barker, co-director: Alexandra Weltz
production: Medea Film, co-production: Films Noirs

Henry Hübchen - Mein Leben / Ma vie
portrait, ARTE/ RBB, 2010
script/ directors: Sabine Lidl and Irene Höfer

Das tote Mädchen vom Bodensee
45 min.documentary, WDR/ SWR, 2010
script/ director: Hilka Sinning

The Fashion Icon Sonia Rykiel - Rebel and Visionary/ Die Mode-Ikone Sonia Rykiel - Rebellisch und visionär
44 min. portrait, ARTE/ NDR, 2009
script/ directors: Gabriela Hermer and Irene Höfer

Fanstastic Lies - The Paintings Of Jonas Burgert/ Phantastische Lügen - Die Malerei des Jons Burgert
26 min. cultural documentary, ARTE/ ZDF, 2009
script/ director: Irene Höfer

Udo Jürgens - Mein Leben / Ma vie
44 min. portrait, ARTE/ ZDF, 2009
script/ directors: Hanns-Bruno Kammertöns and Irene Höfer

Exploring Wetlands/ Feuchtgebiete Erforschen
52 min. popcultural documentary, ARTE/ ZDF, 2009
script/ director: Hilka Sinning

Fit For Life/ Stark Fürs Leben
48 min. creative documentary, topical evening „Verspielte Kindheit“, ARTE/ ZDF, 2008
script/ director: Lilly Grote

School Shooting/ Amokläufer Im Visier
43 min. creative documentary, ARTE/ ZDF, 2008
script/ director: Marita Neher

Barbara Sukowa - Mein Leben / Ma vie
50 min. portrait, ARTE/ ZDF, 2007
script/ director: Hilka Sinning

The Rider And The Wild Bull/ Der Reiter Und Der Wilde Stier
30 min. documentary, ARTE/ ZDF, "Gesichter Europas", 2007
script/ director: Hilka Sinning

Cisterns - Istanbuls Sunken Palaces/ Zisternen - Istanbuls Versunkene Paläste
43 min. documentary, ARTE/ ZDF, 2007
script/ director: Elfi Mikesch

Eye Candy - The Crazy World Of David LaChapelle/ Zucker Fürs Auge - Die Verrückte Welt Des David LaChapelle
52 min. creative documentary, ARTE/ ZDF, 2006
script/ director: Hilka Sinning

Selection of festivals:

  • FIFA – Festival International du Film sur l`Art, Montréal/ Canada
  • Toronto Photography Festival, Toronto/ Canada
  • Inside Out Lesbian and Gay Film and Video Festival, Toronto/ Canada
  • Gdansk Docfilm Festival, Gdansk/ Poland
  • LesGaiCineMad, Madrid/ Spain
  • Festival Artecinema, Naples/ Italy
  • Milano Docfilm Festival, Milan/ Italy
  • Queerscreen , Darlinghurst/ Australia
  • Outfest: Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, Los Angeles/ USA
  • Krakow Film Festival, Krakow/ Poland

  • Hahnemanns Pharmaceuticals/ Hahnemanns Medizin
    78 min. documentary, topical evening „Homeopathy“ ARTE/ZDF, 2006
    script/ director/ DOP: Elfi Mikesch

    Kalinkas Last Journey/ Kalinkas Letzte Reise
    45 min. documentary, WDR - die story, 2006
    script/ director: Hilka Sinning

    Pepper - The Trade With The Black Gold/ Pfeffer - Der Handel Mit Dem Schwarzen Gold
    45 min. documentary, ARTE/ZDF in India, 2006
    script/ directors: Irene Höfer/ Janina Möbius

    Michael Ballhaus
    15 min. portrait, Goethe- Institut, 2006
    script/ director: Irene Höfer

    Eye Candy - The Crazy World Of David LaChapelle, 2006

    Udo Jürgens - Ma Vie/ My Life, 2009

    Fashion Icon Sonia Rykiel - Rebel and Visionary, 2009

    Exploring Wetlands - Charlotte Roche And Her Readers, 2009

    Fantastic Lies - The Paintings Of Jonas Burgert, 2009

    Hahnemanns Pharmaceuticals, 2006

    Barbara Sukowa - Ma Vie/ My Life, 2007

    Das tote Mädchen vom Bodensee, 2010