Manfred Hielscher

1988-94 study at the University of the Arts Berlin with a focus on audio-visual communication / art and cultural history.

Research and creative work on exhibition projects with a focus on body-image-history.

Video works at the intersection of dance-theater performances.

Education in media design.

Since 2002 editor of short films and documentaries.

Camera, sound and post-production for video and tv. Video installations.

Selected projects:

2014/15
LANDSCAPES INSIDE | OUTSIDE (27‘)
Concept and montage for a video installation at the traveling exhibition Utopia – Revisiting a German State in America

2012/13
VIDEOBOOK DIALOG 1 – 3
2-channel video installations for the exhibition Utopia – Revisiting a German State in America

SECURING OF EVIDENCE – ARCHIVE AND MEMORY – INVESTIGATING ANCESTRY
Video installations about the research process for the exhibit project Utopia: Revisiting a German State in America

2013/15
UTOPIA (90‘)
Documentary by Peter Roloff

2012
FOLKS ABROAD (27′)
Documentary by Oliver Behnecke and Peter Roloff

2011
GIESSEN AND BUTZBACH (17′)
A narrative city walk Dr. Ludwig Brake, head of the City Archives Giessen and Dr. Dieter Wolf, head of the City Archives and Museum Butzbach.

2009/10
LOST WATER 4 (24′)
Film d’essay by Peter Roloff

ROUTES/ROUTINES (20′)
Documentary about commuters

2007
PETERCHEN‘S MOON RIDE (25′)
Experimental travelogue by Peter Roloff

2004
BORDER WALKS: LOCATED JUST OUSIDE THE SHADOW WORLD (40 ‘)
Video documentation of a theatrical opera with associative video sequences. A staging far away from the concert hall, with an audience in motion.
Organizer: Time window – Biennale Alter Musik / Konzerthaus Berlin. Directed by Derek Gimpel

SLEEP APNEA (13’)
Informational video with animation elements for iDOC Institut für medizinische Fachinformation. Production: bildbau ag neue medien, Potsdam