Frank Müller

Director, Editor, Producer

 

 

Frank Mller is a German filmdirector and editor who graduited at the Higher School of screenwriters and directors in Moscow, department of fiction film in 1995.
After completing his studies he lived for further three years in Moscow and worked as director of TV- commercials and corporate films. 
1999 he moved to Hamburg where he founded together with Kerstin Reich the production company Doppelplusultra.
Since then he worked as director and/or editor. He participated in various project like media art, short films, commercials, music clips, documentaries and corporate films Many of the films he directed and realised won prices and were shown widely on international film festivals. 

Frank Müller is a German filmdirector and editor who graduited at the Higher School of screenwriters and directors in Moscow, department of fiction film in 1995.

After completing his studies he lived for further three years in Moscow and worked as director of TV- commercials and corporate films. 

1999 he moved to Hamburg where he founded together with Kerstin Reich the production company Doppelplusultra.

Since then he worked as director and/or editor.

He participated in various project like media art, short films, commercials, music clips, documentaries and corporate films

Many of the films he directed and realised won prices and were shown widely on international film festivals. 

Since 2013, Participation in several Media Documentary Workshops like Eurodoc, Ex Oriente, Baltic Sea Forum

 

Focusing on creative documentary.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Filmography

2016 
 

People, Gods and other Creatures

Documentary, HD,80 Min.;

in early development (producer)

Director: Sveta Strelnikowa

Participated at Eurodoc 2016 and Ex Oriente 2016

 

 

Neumeister Winery

Imagefilm, HD,1 Min.;

(producer, director, editor)

  
2015 
 

200st. anniverery of Bismarck (Pathetique)

Imagefilm, Videoclip, HD,5 Min.;

(producer, director, editor)

  
2014 
 

Olga go home or „Siberian Love“ (AT)

Documentary, HD,80 Min., in post-production; release in late 2016

Director: Olga Delane

Participated at East Doc Platform 2015, Eurodoc 2015, Baltic Sea Forum 2015

  
2013 
 

Provincial Girls 2.0 (AT)

 

Creative Documentary, HD,80 Min.

In development (producer and co-author) Delivery in 2018

 

Director: Tatjana Bozic

Participated at Ex Oriente 2013/2014

Funded by Hamburger Filmförderung

 

 

Lapiths and Centaurs

Experimental film, HD, 3 Min.,

(director, producer, editor)

Hambuger Kurzfilmfestival,; Open Eyes Filmfest, Marburg, Visible Vers Festival Vancouver, Contravision Berlin, O Behar Indie Cork Irland, DOCtorClip Rom, Cinema Perpetuum Mobile Film Festival Minsk, 24h von Nürnberg , Aguilar de Campo in San Sebastian, Kontrast Filmfest Bayreuth 


 

2012

 

 

 

Made on Veddel

Dokumentary, HD, 20 Min.

editor, codirector, producer

Production: doppelplusultra

 

 

 

Herr Schulz sticht in See/ Herr Schultz sets Sail

Documentary, HD, 21 Min., (director, producer, editor)

 

Nordische Filmtage Lübeck 2012 Special Mention, Diessener Kurzfilmfestival 2012, Videofilmtage Koblenz 2012 Price of major of Koblenz, Interfilm Berlin 2012, International Shortfilmfestival Kiev 2013, Price for best editing at the La Guarimba Italy 2013, Salon Internacional de la Luc Bogota 2013, Kunstgriffrolle Heide 2013, Varant Festival Minsk 2013

 

2011 
 

Busy

Shortfilm, HD, 15 Min.

Editor

Director: Felix von Seefranz; Production: Aug und Ohr Media

 

*Prädikat: "WERTVOLL" (FBW – German Film and Media Review,

“Short Film of the month”

Gewinner BUNDESVERBAND DEUTSCHER FILM-AUTOREN BDFA

Platinum Remi Award for best Dramatic origin (44th h

WORLDFEST-HOUSTON INT'L FILM FESTIVAL)

1. Preis (5th LUBLIN INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL GOLDEN ANTEATERS)

Honorable Mention Best Narrativ (THE WEST VIRGINIA MOUNTAINEER SHORT FILM FESTIVAL)

1. Prize “GOLD (BUNDESFILMFESTIVAL SPIELFILM)

 

 

Herr Kröger auf Kur/Mr. Kroeger on Rehab

Found-Footage, HD, 3 Min., (director, producer, editor)

 

 

Hamburger Kurzfilmfestival 2011, Internationales Kurtzfilmfestival Bunter Hund, München; Filmfest Münster; 6th. Shortfilmfestival Vilnius 2011, Die 24 Stunden von Nürnberg 2011, Filmfestival Münster 2011, Bamberger Kurzfilmtage 2012, Filmwochenende Würzburg 2012, Kratimetar, Short- and Documentaryfestival Belgrad, Grenzlandfilmtage Selb 2012, San Giò Verona Video Festival 2012, Open Eyes Marburg 2012, La Meco Landau

 

 

Mitmischen

Documentary, HD, 34 Min., (director, producer, editor)

 

 

 

Der Fuchs-Noir

Imagefilm, HD, 3 Min.

Director, Editor, Producer

Client: Steffanie Volkmer-Otto

 

 

Khatia Buniatishvili plays Liszt Sonata B-Minor

 

EPK, HD, 5 Min.,

 Director, Producer, Editor

Client: Sony

 

 

We do it again

Photofilm, HD, 4 Min.

Editor

Shortfilm for an Exhibition for Esther Haase in the 

Paula Modersohn-Becker Museum in Bremen.

 

 

German Hairdressing Award 2011

Director, Editor

Production: doppelplusultra

Client: Schwartzkopf

 

 

Johnson & Johnson DACH 2011

Eventdoku und Trailergestaltung, HD,12 Min bzw. 2 Min.

Coregie ( mit Ariane Bethusy Huc und Kerstin Reich) , Schnitt,

Produktion:  doppelplusultra

Auftraggeber: Johnson & Johnson

 

2010 
 

Feinwerk

Dokumentary,  MiniDv, 30 Min.,

Codirector ( with Kerstin Reich), Editor,

Production: doppelplusultra

Client: Leben mit Behinderung Hamburg, Aktion Mensch

 

 

Trailer for the Cinema feature Film "Groupies bleiben nicht zum Frühstück"

35mm; 3 Min

Editor

Director: Marc Rothemund; Production: Samfilm

Client: Samfilm, Disney

 

 

Teamfilm for "Groupies bleiben nicht zum Frühstück"

Teamfilm, HD, 10 Min.

Editor

Director: Ewa Karlstroem

Client: Samfilm

Teamfilm Award 2010 in Köln, 2. Price

 

 
2009

 

 

Jane Wyman

Videoclip, HDCAM, 3 Min.

Director, Editor, Production: doppelplusultra

Videoclip for Phillip Boa and the Voodooclub

 

 

Diamonds Fall

Videoclip, HDCAM, 3 Min.

Director, Editor, Production: doppelplusultra

Videoclip for Phillip Boa and the Voodooclub

 

 

Custodians of the Sea

Dokumentary, 35 Min., HDCAM

Editor

Director: Gerd Samland

Production: Blickwechsel 

 

 

Valerian

Videoclip, HDCAM, 3 Min.

Director, Editor, Production: doppelplusultra

Videoclip for Phillip Boa and the Voodooclub

 

2008 
 

World of Lighting

Imagefilm, 4 Min., DigiBeta

Director

Production: Miramedia.

Client: Phillips

 


 

 

So geht das!

Commercial, 40 Seconds, HDCAM

Director, Editor

Production: doppelplusultra

Client: NABU

 

 

Lord have Mercy with the 1-Eyed

Videoclip, HDCAM, 3 Min.

Director, Editor, Production: doppelplusultra

Videoclip for Phillip Boa and the Voodooclub

 

 

Demnächst on Stage

Commercial, 40 Seconds, Beta.

Director, Editor

Production: Mira Media

Client: Stage

 

 

Tracing Russian Wood

Imagefilm 15 Min., MiniDv

Director, Editor, Produktion: doppelplusultra

Client: Axel Springer AG

 

 

 

 

 

2007
 

Wohnen wie andere

Dokumentary, Mini DV, 35 Min.

Codirector ( with Kerstin Reich), Edior, Producer

Client:: Leben mit Behinderung Hamburg, Aktion Mensch

 

 

Das Fest der Feste

Shortfilm,  Digi Beta, 20 Min.

Director, Editor

Production: Miramedia

Client: MasterCard

 



2006 
 

The Story of Trip

Dokumentary, DV, 90 Min. 

Codirector ( with Kerstin Reich), Editor, Producer

Client:ferryhouse

Premiere: Filmfestspiele Cannes 

 

 

MasterCard Gewinnclip

Commercial, Digi Beta, 20 Sekunden, 

Editor, Director

Production: Miramedia

Client: MasterCard

 

 

Philips meets Audi

Imagefilm, 5 Min., Animation

Director, Editor

Production: Miramedia

Client:Philips

 

 

Missing Persones Unit

True Crime Serie, 6x30 Min., DigiBeta

Editor

Regie: Pat Rogers

Produktion: Storyhouse Washington 

 

2005 
 

Trip

Imagefilm, DigiBeta, 15 Min. 

Editor, Director

Production: doppelplusultra

Client: ferryhouse

 

 

Eh sie verklingen

Dokumentary, Digi Beta,  45 Min.

Editor

Director: Joern Hinkel;

Production: Bildschön Filmproduktion

 

 

2004 
 

 

 

Big Bones - Big Business - Die sibirische Knochenjagd

Dokumentary, Beta, 60 Min.

Editor

Director: Katja Eremenko;

Production: Lizard Medienproduktion

Arte, MDR

 

 

Do you remember me?

Dokumentary, Beta, 60 Min.

Editor

Director: Michaela Lichtenstein, Stefan Heuken

Production: gizago

Prix du Public,“Aux Écrans du réel”, Le Mans

 

Prize of the Ministry of Health of the Slovak Republic, Ekotopfilm

 

 

2003 
 

95qm Russland

Dokumentary, Beta, 60 Min.

Editor

Director: Andrea Schramm, Eva Gerberding

Production: Media Content

Im Auftrag von ARTE

1. award in the category Human and City, Filmfestival Barcelona 2004

 

 

Voll verpeilt

Dokumentary, Beta, 30 Min.

Editor

Director: Jana Matthes and Andrea Schramm,

Production: Schramm Matthes Film 

 ZDF for 37 Grad

 

2002 
 

Playing Planet

Musiy- Dokumentary, Mini DV, 70 Min.

Editor

Director: Eliane Koller, Ariane Bethusy Huc ; Production Oxossi Film

Spirit Award auf dem International Brooklin Filmfestival 2005.; 

Client: ferryhouse

 

 

Nelly und Paul

 Museumsfilm, 5x 3 Min., Betacam SP

Editor

Director: Joern Hinkel; Producion: Bildschön

Client: Stadtmuseum Lüdenscheidt

 

2001 
 

Der König im Exil

 Dokumentary,  Mini DV, 15 Min.

Director, Editor Production: Schwartzkopff-TV

Im Auftrag von Pro 7

 

 

Frozen

Videoclip for Nils Petter Molvaer, 16mm, 5 Min.

Director, Editor, Production: Syrinx

 

 

Kakonita

Videoclip for Nils Petter Molvaer, 16mm, 5 Min.

Director, Editor, Production: Syrinx

 

2000 
 

Lovesong

 Short Film, 16mm, Betacam, 3 Min., (director, producer, editor)

 

7 Open Eyes Filmfest Marburg 2000, Open Eyes Weiterstedt 2000,Hamburger Kurzfilmfestival 2000

 

 

 

1998  
 

Spülfilm

 Experimental, Mini DV, 1 Min. , (director, producer, editor)

 2. Price Festival “Die Wüste lebt”, Mainz, 1998

 

 

 
1996  
 

Provincial Girls

 Documentary, 35mm, 30 Min.,

 (director, editor)

Second Price at the Filmfestival Sw. Ana in Moskow 1996.

 Best Documentary at the Filmfestival "Rossia " in Jekaterinburg

 Kinoforum Sotschi 1997, Internationales Filmfestival Moscow 1997, Festival "Message to man "St. Petersburg 1996

 

1995 
 

M

Videoclip for "The Notwist", (director, editor)

 

 

 

Gewitter in der Gipsstadt

 Short Film, 35mm, 16 Min., (director, editor)

 

 

 

 

 

1993 
 

Magia Peng Bo

 Experimental, 16mm, 40 Min., (director, editor)

Best Film, Moscow Filmfestival for Experiments, 1994;

 Best Student Film Internationales Shortfilmfestifal in Luga