About Sophie Narr

Sophie Narr was born in 1980 and grew up in Berlin, Germany. After working as a professionally trained film and video editor, she studied screenwriting at the German Academy of Film & Television (HFF) - Konrad Wolf in Potsdam, Babelsberg. In 2009 her documentary Der Die Das was released in German cinemas and later broadcasted on national television. Since 2007 her artistic work has been awarded with international awards and grants.

Besides working as an author an director Sophie Narr is teaching visual arts since 2010 with the focus on film and fotography projects.


Education

2015 - 2016

 

2013 - 2014

 

2009 - 2011


2003 - 2008


2002

 
1999 - 2002

                     

RESEARCH QUALIFICATION: Asth Paidea - Aesthetical Education for Children of pre-school age - Alice Salomon Hochschule Berlin

QUALIFICATION: PROJECT WORK IN ARTS EDUCATION

International professional qualifcation - C&Q Beratung & Bildung, Berlin

MASTER'S STUDENT (Meisterschüler) SCREENWRITING

Film and Television Academy (HFF) - Konrad Wolf, Potsdam 

STUDIES SCREENWRITING / DRAMATURGY

Film and Television Academy (HFF) - Konrad Wolf, Potsdam

Guest Student: Screenwriting

Australian Film, Television and Radio School, Sydney

PROFESSIONAL TRAINING FILM AND VIDEO EDITOR

Arbeitskreis Medienpädagogik e.V. Berlin 

 


Teaching Assignments

since 2011

 

since 2012

 

2014

 

2011 - 2013

 

2012

 

KUNSTWELTEN - a project of the Academy of Arts, Berlin

Academic & Hands-on Arts Education for Secondary School Students - nationwide

TEENS SPECIAL - C/O Berlin Foundation

Academic & Hands-on Art Projects for Adolescents with socially deprived Backgrounds

WINTERREISE - aufBruch e.V.

Practice-orianted documentary film course for juvenile prison inmates

JUNIOR & TEENS - C/O Berlin Foundation

Academic & Hands-on Art Projects for Children and Adolescents

HFF - KONRAD WOLF

Meisterschüler - Lecturer, Dokumentary Film Seminar of Prof. Jens Becker



Filmography

 SCREENPLAY

 

 

 

SCREENPLAY & DIRECTOR

 

 

 

  

 

 

DRAMATURGY

 

 

 

 

 2017

  

2006

 

2014

2012

2011

2010

2009

 

2008

2007

2009

 

2007

 

 

Lilea Rosa (AT) - feature film in development

Director: Christian Klandt / Tamtam Film

Dreckmonster / dirt monsters - short animation

Director: Maike Ramke, Christian Retzlaff / HFF - K.Wolf

Weites Land - documentary film series

Über Leben / Regarding Life - short fiction

We do German here - short documentary

Pull The Plug - installation

I am someone else - five variation on one subject

(Episode: Twosome) - radio play

Der Die Das / The amount of small things - documentary

Platz im Schatten / In the shade - short fiction

There are still mountains outside - documentary

director: Janina Herhoffer, HFF - K.Wolf

hydrophil - short experimental

Director: Mia Grau / HFF - K.Wolf 


Awards / Grants

2014

 

2013

 

2010

 

2009

 

 

 

 

 

2008

 

 

 

 

 

2007

 

 

 

 

 

Project fund documentary project - Weites Land

F.C. Flick Foundation

Grant and Residency at the artist house Lukas

funded by the land Mecklenburg - West Pomerania

Cast&Cut Residency

funded by normedia Fonds GmbH & Foundation of the cultural region Hannover 

Residency / Grant Junge Akademie

Akademie der Künste Berlin, Section: Film and Media Arts

Nominiation Golden Key Award

26th Dokumentary film Festival Kassel - Film: Der Die Das

Cinematorgraphy Award

Int. Womens Film Festival Dortmund - Film: Der Die Das, Cinematography: Anne Misselwitz

Subsidy Award Rhineland-Palatinate

For the artistic work on the film The Amount Of Small Things

Nomination Award of the ecumenical Jury

Achtung Berlin - New Berlin Film Award - Film: The Amount Of Small Things

Best Film
Short Film Festival Prädikatwertvoll, Austria - Film: In The Shade

Newcomer Award Hans W. Geißendörfer

for Screenplay and Directing - Film: In The Shade

Best Cinematography

Next Reel Film Festival, Singapur - Film: In The Shade

Best Short Ficition

Slow Film Festival, Hungary - Film: In The Shade

Best Sound Design

Amirani Int. Student Short Film Festival, Georgia - Film: In The Shade

Best School of Cinema Production

Asolo Art Film Festival, Italy - Film: In The Shade

2. Prize Video Section

Fano Film Festival, Italy - Film: In The Shade

Special Jury's Mention

Media school Lodz, Poland - Film: In The Shade

 


Other Activities

2015 - 2018

 

2006 - 2014

2012

 

2011

 

2009

2009

 

2005

 

1992

Guest Management / Protocol Officer "Culinary Cinema" at the Berlinale - Int. Film Festival Berlin

Freelance Author / Film Critic (zitty Berlin, Tagesspiegel a.o.)

Assistent Director: Tough Love by Sailor & I

Music video (unofficial) / Director: Ralph Etter

Set - Manager: Escape

Short Ficition / D: Rosa Hannah Ziegler / Wendländische Filmkooperative

Jury member 29th Video/Film Days, Koblenz

Assistant Director:  Wüste Außen Tag  / Desert Exterior Day

Short Fiction / Director: Mia Grau / HFF - K.Wolf

Festival Team Sehsuechte Int. Student Film Festival Potsdam

Section: Screenplay Award & Pitch!

Jury Member 42nd International Film Festival Berlinale - Section: Children Film Fest