Currently:

Own Company: Ballet Mécanique
providing language services and database consultancy to film festivals, production companies and sales agencies


May 2006 - February 2007:

Intern & Assistant to the Producer, The Coproduction Office, Copenhagen
Festivals coordination; database implementation; programme coordination for New Currents section of Sarajevo Film Festival


2006:

Project Manager for Archive Project, International Short Film Festival Winterthur
Implementation of database and online catalogue of largest archive of short films in Switzerland


May 2006:

Production Assistant / Runner for "Manden Bagved", directed by Morten Hartz Kaplers
produced by Det Danske Filmværksted / Zentropa Entertainments


August 2005:

Volunteer at Copenhagen International Film Festival
Organisation of Seminars and Master Classes, translation

--> read letter of recommendation (Danish)


February-June 2005:

Project Manager for Online Submissions Project, International Short Film Festival Winterthur
Implementation of online submission tool for filmmakers

--> see online submissions website of International Short Film Festival Winterthur


November 2004:

Member of the International Jury, International Short Film Week Regensburg


January 2003 to January 2005:

Festival co-director and executive manager, International Short Film Festival Winterthur
Position covered finances, submissions coordination, print coordination, guest coordination, programming of International Competition, international networking, as well as reforming the festival’s infrastructure, accounting and organisational structure.

--> see letter of recommendation (English / German)


January to April 2004:

Production Manager on Swiss short film Hoi Maya by Claudia Lorenz
nominated for Swiss Film Award 2005; Panorama Audience Award at Berlin Film Festival 2005


January to April 2003:

Production Manager on Swiss short film Meyers by Steven Hayes
nominated for Swiss Film Award 2004; Action Light Award at Locarno Film Festival 2003


September / October 2002:

Documentary project about an arranged marriage in Punjab, India
currently shelved for later editing


January 2002:

Contract film for Kinderspital Zürich, Children’s Hospital
30-minute documentary about burns victims conference in Maloja, Switzerland


July-September 2001:

„Trying to Get Home“, pop-promo for London-based band Submacrewman
writer, director and editor

--> watch film online (Quicktime)


March to July 1999:

Runner at SVC Television postproduction house, London 


July to December 1998:

„Suicide by Contract“, 16mm black-and-white short fiction film
writer, director and editor 
 
--> watch film online (Quicktime)


1997 / 1998:

President of the Student Film Society, University College London
Nomination 1998 for “Award for Best Student Film Society” of the British Film Institute.


July / August 1996:

„The Black Widow“, 16mm black-and-white short fiction film
writer, director, editor
 
--> watch film online (Quicktime)


1995 – 1997:

Production Manager of the Student Film Society, University College London
Production of 6 short films on 16mm


1995 – 2001:

Worked on numerous short film projects in London, 1995-2001


1993 – 1995:

writer and director of  feature film of J.D. Salingers „The Catcher in the Rye“,
shot on video together with people from various Zurich high schools


1990 – 1991:

writer and director of James Bond satire film „James Pfundi in Explosive Underground“,
shot on video together with friends at high school