about

Maximilian Feldmann is a Berlin-based filmmaker and co-founder of Rocinante Film International GmbH. Born 1985 in East-Berlin. Studied Documentary Filmmaking at Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg. His graduation project VALENTINA premiered at 66th Berlinale/ Perspektive Deutsches Kino and was awarded numerous international awards. He works as an author, producer and director of fictional and non-fictional productions.

filmography / awards
FILMOGRAPHY

2019 SISTERHOOD I ZDF Kleines Fernsehspiel, feature film in development

2018 ENTREMUNDOS I documentary I director, cinematographer, editor

2018 DIE ELSTER I cinema commercial I writer, director

2017 DIE ELSTER I viral web series I writer, director, editor

2016 ZEIGE DEINE WUNDE I TV and cinema commercial I writer, director, editor

2016 VALENTINA | documentary I director, producer

2013 CARACAS | documentary I director, producer

2009 ARMUT IST EIN GROßER GLANZ AUS INNEN | essay I director, producer

2009 §129B | documentary I director

2008 FRÄULEIN SCHMIDTMEYER | fiction short I writer, director

AWARDS (SELECTION)

Best Film (medium – length) – Shorts 16 Trinationales Filmfestival Oberrhein

Price of the Student Jury Greifswald, Special Mention International Jury – 25th dokumentArt European Documentary Filmfestival

Prix Spécial du Jury, Prix du Public, Prix Amnesty International – 39th Poitiers Film Festival

Best Documentary – 22nd Filmschau Baden-Württemberg

Best Documentary Feature – 7th Queens World Film Festival

Prix du Public and Format Court Mention – 14th Film Festival of Brive

Best Documentary Film Prize of the Student Jury – 27th Mediawave International Film Festival

IDA International Documentary Award – 11th Ethnocineca International Documentary Film Festival Vienna

Special Mention by the Jury – 16th Euganea Film Festival

Best Director for Documentary – 2nd Revolution Me Film Festival

Best Documentary Film – 4th Stiff – Student International Festival

Best Feature Documentary – San Jose International Film Festival Awards

Gold Award – WorldMediaFestival

Silver Award – WorldMediaFestival

Die Klappe – Shortlist in Virals / Social Media