Bert Knieper

1970
born in Jena / Thuringia, GDR

1986
apprenticeship as toolmaker

1989
finishes as specialist for production-machinery

1991-97
studies at the Academy of the Arts, Berlin – Societal and Business Communication

1992-96
video installations

1996
editing for “The Best Film of the World“, directed by Anonymous | 35 mm
production: maxim berlin, r&f Film

1998
Tical in the Thunderground“, writer & director, a documentary fairytale | 35 mm | 22 min
production: maxim berlin

1999
returns from Berlin to Thuringia

2000-01
training in woodworking

2001
woodworking workshop at the Theatre of Gera-Altenburg

since 2002
apprenticeship as wood carver

2002
development of documentary film project “The Secrets of the Muna”
production: maxim film

til today
visual design for music events and clubs