Louis Fried

about

Louis Fried was born in Munich, Germany. 2004- 2010 Study of Visual Communication/ Film at the University of fine arts (HfbK) Hamburg. He lives and works in Hamburg.


Filmo-/ Videography:
Overnight, Germany 2018, 1-Kanal Video, 5'
Postcard to Godzilla, Germany 2015, Experimental, 16mm, 6’
Die Wüste Malo/ Malo Desert, Germany 2013, Short, 16mm, 22’30
Rio Grande, Germany 2011, Short, 16mm, 10′
Propaganda1, Germany 2010, Experimental, 16mm, 6 ‘
Polyferro, Germany 2010, Documentary , DV, 42 ‘
Legohland, Germany 2008, 1-Kanal Video, 4′
Nachtpassage/ Night Passage, Germany 2008, 1-Kanal Video, 5′
Umlaufbahn/ Orbit, Germany 2007, 1-Kanal Video, 3’
Roter Turm/ Red Tower, Germany 2007, 1-Kanal Video, 2’


Awards:
- "Special Mention" for Postcard to Godzilla, ARES – Int. Film and Media Festival Siracusa 2016
- “Mikropolis award for the best indie short film” for Postcard to Godzilla, 6th Mikro Festival Amateur and Indie Short Films Belgrade 2015
- "Jury Prize" for Propaganda1, Montreal Underground Film Festival 2012


Screenings:
2017
- Hungry Eyes - Festival für Film, Performance und Schnittstellen, Gießen (DE)
- Theater der Welt - Special: “Hafenrhythmus at Night” auf der MS Stubnitz, Hamburg (DE)
- Surfaces - Festival of Film, Projection Mapping and Interactive Art Installations Orlando, FL (US)
- Festival La Mida No Importa Barcelona (ES)
2016
- ARES- International Film and Media Festival Siracusa (IT)
- Les 18es Rencontres Cinéma et Vidéo Nice (FR)
- London Experimental Film Festival (UK)
- Antimatter Media Art- Vancouver BC (CA)
- Un festival c'est trop court- Nice Film Festival (FR)
- Timishort Film Festival Timisoara (RO)
- Intermediaciones- Muestra de Videoarte y Video Experimental Medellin (CO)
- Retrospektiva- Warm Up for the 7th Mikro FAF Belgrade (RS)
- Facade Videofestival Plovdiv (BG)
- Arkipel- Jakarta International Documentary and Experimental Film Festival (ID)
- Moscow International Experimental Film Festival (RU)
- Cortosplash- Festival Internazionale di Cortometraggi (IT)
- Tlanchana Fest- Festival de Cine y Arte Digital (MX)
- Festival Alto Vicentino Santorso (IT)
- Montreal Underground Film Festival (CA)
- Norwich Underground Film Club (UK)
- Short Circuit- Experimental Film Night in Brighton (UK)
- Festival L'Inconnu Paris (FR)
- Internationale Kurzfilmwoche Regensburg (DE)
2015
- Euroshorts- European Short FIlm Festival Gdansk et al. (PL)
- Kulturrevier Barmbek-Süd, Hamburg (DE)
- FILMZ- Festival des neuen deutschen Films (DE)
- Sleepwalkers-International Short Film Festival, Talinn (EE)
- 6.Mikro Festival of Amateur and Indie Short Films Belgrade (RS)
- 14.Festival Silhouette Paris (FR)
- 39.Open Air Filmfest Weiterstadt (DE)
- 8.Odderader Filmtage (DE)
- 31.Internationales Kurzfilmfestival Hamburg (DE)
2014
- “HAMBURG BLEIBT! - Filmsoiree” Kampnagel Hamburg (DE)
- AeroShortFilm Ärösköbing, Denmark (DK)
- “You Bet - We’ve Got - Something Personal Against You” B-Movie Hamburg (DE)
2013
- Werkschau im Ex-Schlecker in Kiel Gaarden (DE)
- Extra, Festival für experimentelle Film- und Videokunst Leipzig (DE)
- 2Annas Int. Short Film Festival Riga (LV)
- FlexIFF Sydney (AU)
- Jeonju International Film Festival (KR)
- Timishort Film Festival Timisoara (RO)
- Ljubljana International Short Film Festival 2x (SI)
2012
- South West London International Film Festival (UK)
- Abstracta Int. Abstract Cinema Exhibition Rome (IT)
- FlexIFF Sydney (AU)
- Oblò Film Festival Lausanne (CH)
- Odderader Filmtage (DE)
- Open Eyes Filmfest Marburg (DE)
- Festival Images Contre Nature Marseille (FR)
- Montreal Underground Film Festival (CA)
- Timishort Film Festival Timisoara (RO)
- Final Cut, Metropolis Hamburg (DE)
- Lu99 Leipzig “Betriebsausflug Hamburg/ Leipzig“ (DE)
- European Media Art Festival Osnabrück (DE)
- Ambulart11 Guadalajara/ Hamburg (MX/ DE)
2011
- Alternative Film/Video Festival Belgrade (RS)
- Dukafest, Int. Student Film Festival Banja Luka (BA)
- Lokal Hamburg „Nachbarschaft“ (DE)
- Zinnschmelze Hamburg „In Auflösung“ (DE)
- Int. Documentary Film Festival Tranzyt, Poznan (PL)
- Fisch Film Fest Tolmin (SI)
- Facade Videofestival Plovdiv (BG)
- Split Film Festival (HR)
- Int. Short Film Festival Hamburg (DE)
- Stand der Dinge, Metropolis Hamburg (DE)


Exhibitions:
2015
- FIVA- Festival Internacional de Videoarte, Buenos Aires (ARG)
2014
- Blockbuster Exhibitions Berlin “Enter“ (DE)
2013
- Kunstraum D21 Leipzig „Experimental Trails 2“ (DE)
- Cairo Video Festival - Medrar for Contemporary Art „Exhibition 3“ (EG)
2012
- Hinterconti Hamburg „Int. Unscreenable Film Festival“ (mit Nicolaas Schmidt) (DE)
- Galerie KUB Leipzig „Experimental Trails“ (DE)
- Vorwerkstift Hamburg „Gazpachosession #2“ (DE)
- Clipaward Mannheim „Installationen“ (DE)
2011
- Kleino Hamburg “Kino im Kunstlift“(DE)
2008
- K.u.K. Hamburg „Legohland“ (DE)


Projects:
Co-founder of "Vetofilm - Verein zur Förderung des künstlerischen Films in Hamburg e.V."
(vetofilm.com)