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Volker Sattel

Volker Sattel

Germany

Biography

Volker Sattel was born in 1970 in Speyer am Rhein, Germany. In the years of 1993-99 he studied at Baden-Württemberg Film Academy in Ludwigsburg. He has made various films, which have been shown at festivals, on television and in exhibitions.
He also worked on different than film projects with the artist Olaf Nicaolai and Daniel Klein, musician Tim Elzer (don’t dolby/Cologne) and author Mario Mentrup. With Mentrup he co-created company Vakant Film in 2005.
Volker Sattel works as a director, cinematographer, location scout and photographer. He lives in Berlin.


Filmography:

Wirrsaal (10´, Germany, 1995)
Fer-sehen (5´, Germany, 1996)
Sattel der Liebe Documentaire (30´ Germany, 1999)
040 (34´, Germany, 1999)
Pocket Park im Auftrag des Kulturkreis des BDI e.v. (5´, Germany, 2001)
Die Welt in der wir wohnten (13´, Germany, 2002)
Unternehmen Paradies (59´, Germany, 2002)
Stadt des Lichts Film-together with Mario Menrtup (60´, Germany, 2005)
After Effect (75', Germany, 2007)
The Eagle is Gone (21', Germany, 2010)
Under Control (98', Argentina/Germany, 2011)
Umsonst (92', Germany, 2014)

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Enterprise Paradise

Unternehmen Paradies (Orig.) / 2002 / Germany / 59 min

"An unusual portrait of a moving city, in which it is not the object that has a special meaning but the picture because, as it seems, the reality is something that exists only in our feelings and senses."

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