Peter Roloff

Producer maxim film
Producer maxim film

1964
Born in Bremen, Germany

1986-1990
Attended and then lectured (1990-1995) at the Institute for Societal and Business Communication, University of the Arts, Berlin

Since 1995
producer for maxim film, Bremen & Berlin

Since 2005
Co-curator and producer of the creative production network Traveling Summer Republic (Reisende Sommer-Republik) – www.sommer-republik.de

Writer & director – selected works:

2014


Aufbruch in die Utopie (Utopia)
documentary | 90 mins. | HD
production: maxim film

2013

Menschen unterwegs (Folks Abroad)
documentary | 27 mins. | HD | co-director Oliver Behnecke
production: maxim film

2011

Schrittfahrt nach Buxtehude (Slow Approach to Buxtehude)
experimental short | 12 min. | HD
production: maxim film

2010


A Trip to a Forgotten Utopia
documentation | 75 min. | HD
production: maxim film

2009


Verlorenwasser 4 (Lost Water Part 4)
(Lost Water 1 – 2 – 3 – 4) film d’essay | 20 min. | 16mm
production: maxim film

2009


Reisewege/Lebenswege (Routes/Routines)
documentary | 20 min. | HD | co-director Oliver Behnecke
production: maxim film

2007


Peterchens Mondfahrt (Peterchen’s Moon Ride)
travelogue | 25 min. | HDCAM
production: maxim film
FBW Award “wertvoll”

2006

blumen (flowers)
documentation | 30 mins. | HDV
production: maxim film

2002


Sonderpreis (Special Offer)
animation | 5 min. | 35 mm
production: maxim film

2001


Fernseh- und UKW-Turm der Deutschen Post (German Post Television & FM Tower)
experimental video | 3 min. | Betacam SP

2000

Krasna Amerika – Verlorenwasser 3 (Beautiful America – Lost Water Part 3)
(Lost Water 1 – 2 – 3 – 4)
mock doc | 22 min. | 16 mm
production: maxim film
Awards:

Best Documentary – Palm Springs, USA; Best Short Film – Belo Horizonte, Brazil;
Honorable Mention – Ann Arbor, USA. 3. Prize Audience Award for Documentaries – Selb, Germany

1998


Der Auszug (The Move)
3 min. | 35 mm
production: maxim film

1998
Apartamento 114 (Apartamento 114)
3 min. | 35 mm
production: maxim film

1997


Die Villa (The Villa
film poem | 6 min. | 35 mm
production: maxim film
Awards:

Eastman Kodak Award, New York EXPO; FBW Award “wertvoll”.

1993


Aug’ um Auge (An Eye for an Eye)
short fiction | 6 min. | M II,
production: 3sat / ZDF

1990-92


Verlorenwasser 1+2 (Lost Water 1+2)
documentaries | 74 min. | 16 mm