Helge Albers


PW Project: Gorgomeesh

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Position Managing Director - Producer
Company achtung panda! Media GmbH



Helge co-founded Berlin based Flying Moon Filmproduktion in 1999. Since then he produced and co-produced more than 25 feature films and documentaries. In 2001 he won his first German Academy Award \"Lola\" for best documentary with „Havanna, mi amor.“ by Uli Gaulke. In 2003 “Silent Waters” by Sabiha Sumar won the Golden Leopard at the Locarno Film Festival and in 2006 “Summer Palace” by Lou Ye was invited to compete at the Cannes Film Festival. Uli Gaulke’s “Comrades in Dreams” premiered at Sundance the same year. In 2011 “The Loneliest Planet” by Julia Loktev was selected for competition at the Locarno Film Festival and later on nominated for an Independent Spirit Award and the Gotham Film Awards. Since 2015 Helge works as producer for achtung panda! Media. His latest production “Above and Below” by Nicolas Steiner was released by Oscilloscope Labs in the US and won the Swiss and the German Academy Award for Best Doc.

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A scholarship has been set up to honour the memory of Alan Fountain, former Head of Studies and President of EAVE, who passed away in 2016. Its goal is to enable one producer from outside the EU to participate in all three sessions of the EAVE Producers Workshop each year.

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