Maximilian Erlenwein

Maximilian Erlenwein



Born in Berlin, Germany, in 1975, he studied media and sociology in Marburg and then worked in Berlin as a camera assistant and subsequently a freelance cinematographer. In 1999 he entered the German Film and Television Academy Berlin (dffb) to study directing. He has directed numerous shorts which have won a number of prizes at international festivals. In 2005 he and Robin von Hardenberg founded the production company Fat Lady Filmproduktion which makes music videos, documentaries, PR films and commercials. His feature film debut SCHWERKRAFT won several prizes at the 2010 Max Ophüls Awards.

Films Selection

  • Stereo - 2014
  • Schwerkraft - 2010
  • Killing the Distance - 2006
  • Raw and Uncut - 2006
  • Blackout - 2005
  • John Lee and Me - 2002
  • Elvis vs Bruce Lee - 2000