Miriam Kolesnyk

exclusively represented by trinity movie agency
Kamera

biography

Miriam Kolesnyk was born in 1982 in Potsdam, Germany. wurde 1982 in Potsdam geboren. After secondary school, she lived for several years in Spain and in France. She got her first work experience as a lighting technician in Spain. Simultaneous to her studies of “Art du Spectacle Cinématographie” in France, she completed various internships (Panavision Paris, Éclair Laboratoires), worked as material and camera assistant (tv feature movies, series, commercial, music videos) and was responsible for the pictorial design of various short movies.

Afterwards, she completed a Masters in „Bildgestaltung/Kamera“ (pictorial design / camera) at Hamburg Media School (lecturers: Wedigo v. Schultzendorff, Michael Seresin, Michael Ballhaus, David Slama, Jo Heim, Hagen Bogdanski, Hannes Hubach, amongst other.).

As of 2011 she works as a pictorial designer in Germany and internationally. In 2013, she participated in the Berlinale Talents.

2013 participation Berlinale Talents // LINK »

2010

Master Bildgestaltung/Kamera (pictorial design / camera), Hamburg Media School, Germany

2007

Bachelor of Arts; Art du Spectacle Cinématographique, University Paris VIII, Frankreich

2004

Degree as Técnico Superior en Realización de medios audiovisuales y espectáculos (equivalent: audio-visual media designer), Nestor Almendros polytecnic college, Sevilla, Spanien

Languages

german, french, spanish, english

International experience

Europe, Africa, Asia, South and North America

awards and nominations

ASPHYXIA
* Founders Award, North Carolina Film Award, Official Selection, USA, 2016

 

Naked

* nomination best pictorial design, Internationales Frauen Film Festival Dortmund/Köln, Germany, 2014

 

Zeitfenster 
* Great Prize of the Jury, U. Frame International Academic Film Festival, Portugal, 2011
* First Prize for Youth Section, Pentedattilo Film Festival, Italy, 2011
* nomination Beste Bildgestaltung, Internationales Frauen Film Festival Dortmund/Köln, Germany, 2011
* Audience Award, 10th International Student Film & Video Festival of Beijing Film Academy, China, 2011

 

 UWE + UWE 
* First Prize, “Bester deutscher Kurzfilm”, Turkish Film Festival Frankfurt, Germany, 2011
* Parkland Award/Excellence Award, Busan International Short Film Festival, Korea, 2010
* Goldene Einhorn, First Prize Academic Film Section, Short Film Festival Alpinale, Austria, 2010
* Best Comedy Award, Busho Film Festival, Hungary, 2010
* Best Fiction Film, UFRAME Festival, Spain, 2010
* UNICA Medaille, International Film Festival for Humor and Satire Eulenspiegeleien, Germany, 2010
* Prize of journalists “for non eurocentric view interracial relationships”, Almaty International Film Festival, Kazakhstan, 2010
* Winner of the short section, IIFF Iasi International Film Festival, Iasi, Romania, 2010
* First Prize, Free Cinema, Short Film Days Lörrach, Germany, 2010
* Best movie, Video Film Days Koblenz, Germany, 2010
* Prize of the audience, Wendland Shorts, Lüchow, Germany, 2010

 

Aussichten
* Best Childrens Movie, 37. Grenzland Filmtage Selber, Germany, 2014
* nomination Hessischer Filmpreis, Best Short Film, Germany, 2013

 

Haltlos
* Nomination best pictorial design, Internationales Frauen Film Festival Dortmund/Köln, Germany, 2012

filmography

2017

Nebenzimmer
feature film, 45min
director: Christos Netsos
production company: Filmbucht, KHM

 

Domination
short movie, 11min, France
director: René Ballesteros
production company: La Ballesta Films

 

El Alba
short movie, 20min
director: Valerie Heine
production company: Pluma Films

 

Objective Lune
short movie, 28min, France
director: Jimmy Grassiant
production company: Vagabundo Films
co-production company: France 3 

2016

Grilm
series pilot, 10min
director: Anna Mönnich
production company: Grilm Studios

 

Asphyxia
short movie, 10min
director: Pol Ponsamau
production company: Pictures Produktion

2013

Der Kriminelle
short movie, 30min
director: Christos Netsos
production company: Börönd, Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln

2012

Naked
short movie, 16mm, 20min
director: Sarah Neumann
production company: Sarah Neumann

 

Aussichten
short movie, 20min
director: Fabian Schmalenbach
production company: Kunsthochschule Kassel

2011

Haltlos
short movie, 12min
director: Tim Dünschede
production company: Kunsthochschule Kasse

2010

Zeitfenster
short movie, 16mm, 24min
director: Jimmy Grassiant
production company: Hamburg Media School 

2009

Uwe + Uwe
short movie, 16mm, 12min
director: Lena Liberta
production company: Hamburg Media School