Anka Schmid (Switzerland)

Anka Schmid studied at the Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin (DFFB) and works as a filmmaker, video artist and media lecturer. Internationally renowned for her documentary films (“Wild Women – Gentle Beasts”), she has made films for the cinema and television as well as art videos and installations since 1986. She has been honoured with numerous awards and participated in solo and group exhibitions. She consolidates her artistic versatility in “Hairy” to create a multifaceted essay.

Filmography

  • Haarig / Hairy
    2017
  • Mehr als eine Bibliothek
    2017
  • La Dada – König Hirsch / La Dada - King Deer
    2016
  • Wild Women – Gentle Beasts
    2015
  • Fe-Male (Film)
    2014
  • Marzili Badi
    2012
  • Mit dem Bauch durch die Wand / Against All Odds
    2011
  • Isa Hesse-Rabinovitch – Das grosse Spiel Film / Isa Hesse-Rabinovitch – The Movie Game
    2009
  • Hierig – Heutig (Film)
    2008
  • Dizzywork
    2006
  • Found Footage I-IX
    2006
  • Afán
    2006
  • Shake Hands
    2006
  • Rondo Industrial
    2006
  • Yello – ElectroPop made in Switzerland
    2005
  • Blick in die Zukunft
    2002
  • ABC Sound Alphabet
    2002
  • Onoma: 6 Kurzfilme
    2001
  • Das Engadiner Wunder / The Miracle Of The Engadin
    2000
  • Little Sister
    1998
  • Labyrinth-Projektionen
    1997
  • Magic Matterhorn
    1995
  • Hinter verschlossenen Türen / Behind Locked Doors
    1991
  • Praktisch und friedlich
    1991
  • Techqua Ikachi, Land – Mein Leben / Techqua Ikachi, Land - My Life
    1989
  • Traumpalast
    1988
  • Walkwoman
    1987
  • Mailma - Eine Improvisation / Mailma - an improvisation
    1987
  • Die Reise zur Südsee
    1986
  • Rondo Gravitat
    1986
  • Herzens-Freude / Joy of Hearts
    1986
  • Habibi - Ein Liebesbrief / Habibi - a love letter
    1986
  • Transparenz
    1985
  • Fliegen
    1984
  • Glasfragmente
    1983
  • Warum steht die Welt nicht auf dem Kopf?
    1982

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