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Jeanine Meerapfel
   
   
1961 - 1964
School for Journalism, Buenos Aires, Editor and Journalist
   
   
1964 - 1968
Study at the Film Institute, Hochschule für Gestaltung, Ulm, Diploma
   
   
since 1968
Filmdirector and Scriptwriter
   
   
1970 - 1980
Film critic for different newspapers and magazines
   
   
since 1990
Professor at the Academy of Media Arts in Cologne, Film Department
   
• Member and since 2012 Vice - Director of Film of the Academy of the Arts, Berlin
   
• Member of the European Film Academy
   
   
2000
Art Award for the body of her work, Ministry of Culture, NRW
   
   
2012
Honor prize of the Insbruck Film Festival for her oeuvre
       
    since 2015 President of the Academy of the Arts, Berlin
   
   
   
Films
   
   
1966
Distance – Short Feature – 35 mm – 10 min (Studentfilm)
   
Script, Direction, Editing: J.M.
   
   
1967
Regional Newspaper – Documentary – 16 mm – 60 min (Studentfilm)
   
Script, Direction, Editing: J.M.
   
   
1968 - 97
Zwickel auf Bizyckel (edited 1997) – Feature Film – 35 mm – 85 min
   
Hesse-Film Award 1997
   
Direction: J. M. and others
   
   
1981
Malou – Feature Film – 35 mm – 95 min
   
FIPRESCI-Award Cannes 1981 - 1. Prize San Sebastián 1981
   
1. Prize Chicago 1981
   
Drehbuch und Regie: J. M.
   
   
1981
In the Country of my Parents – Full Length Documentary – 16 mm – 93 min
   
Golden Ducat Award- Mannheim Festival 1981
   
Script and Direction: J. M.
   
   
1983
As long as Europe exists - Questions about Peace
   
Script and Direction: J.M. with Peter Schäfer – Videofilm – 53 min
   
   
1985
Melek leaves (Die Kümmeltürkin geht) – Full Length Documentary – 16 mm – 88 min
   
Interfilm-Award Berlinale 1985
   
German Film Critic's Award 1985
   
Script and Direction: J. M.
   
   
1987
Days to Remember (Die Verliebten) – Feature Film – 35 mm – 88 min
   
Script and Direction: J. M.
   
   
1986 - 89
Desembarcos - When Memory Speaks – Full Length Documentary – 16 mm – 74 min
   
City of Straßbourg - Award 1990
   
Prize of "El caimán barbudo" Havanna 1990
   
Script: J.M. Direction: J. M. and A. Chiesa
   
   
1988
La Amiga – Feature Film – 35 mm – 106 min
   
German Federal Award 1989 - Best Actress for Liv Ullmann San Sebastián 1988
   
Award OCIC Havanna 1988 - Oscar-Nomination from Argentina 1989
   
Award in Filmfest Nürnberg 1990
   
Script: J. M. and A. Chiesa Direction: J.M.
   
   
1995
Amigomío – Feature Film – 35 mm – 114 min
   
Saarland-Award 1990 for the Best Script
   
William-Dieterle-Film Award 1996
   
Script and Direction: J. M. and A. Chiesa
   
   
2001
Anna´s Summer – Feature Film – 35 mm – 107 min
   
German- Greek- Spanish Co- Production
   
with Angela Molina, Herbert Knaup, Dimitris Katalifos
   
Script and Direction: Jeanine Meerapfel
   
   
2003
Fictional lies on right occasions – film diary – DV – 54 min
   
Script and Direction: Jeanine Meerapfel
   
   
2003
Topos, script for a Feature Film
   
together with Ingo Haeb, subsidised by BKM
   
   
2007
Mosconi – or to whom the world belongs – Documentary – HDV – 79 min
   
Script and Direction: Jeanine Meerapfel
   
   
2008
You cannot win without fighting – Documentary – 53 min
   
Script and Direction: Jeanine Meerapfel
   
   
2012
My German Friend – Feature film – Digital/ 35 mm – 1:1,85 – 100 min
   
Script and Direction: Jeanine Meerapfel
       
    2015 Confusion / Diffusion - An audiovisual Essay with live-performance
      Direction/ Production: Floros Floridis and Jeanine Meerapfel