Nicolas Steiner

Nicolas Steiner

Switzerland

Biography

Nicolas Steiner (1984, Switzerland) studied Anthropology before being admitted to the Film Academy Baden-Württemberg. His black and white documentary BATTLE OF THE QUEENS premiered at the 2011 Berlinale. He was granted an Artist in Residency in Brooklyn in 2014. His feature-length documentary ABOVE AND BELOW premiered at IFFR 2015, where it was nominated for a Tiger Award and the film won numerous awards worldwide. Variety placed it among the top ten films of 2015.

Films Selection

  • Above and Below - 2015
  • Eiskarl - 2014
  • Kampf der Königinnen - 2011
  • Blitz und Donner, Windgefauch - 2009
  • Ich bin's Helmut - 2009
  • Schwitze - 2008
  • Snatch & Kittie - Love Is in the Air - 2006