Sunday, October 3, 2010, 3 pm
Film upon Film. Hartmut Bitomsky

Screenings with Hartmut Bitomsky
In cooperation with Akademie der Künste, Berlin


Hartmut Bitomsky shows and comments a selection of his films at the cinema hall of the Akademie der Künste. The focus lays on analytical films that address the relation between cinema and reality.



Hartmut Bitomsky, born in 1942 in Bremen, lives in Berlin, and works as a filmmaker, producer, and author. He first studied German literature and theater studies at the Freie Universität Berlin, and changed in 1966 to Deutsche Fillmakademie, today dffb. He was the first year there, together with Wolf Gremm and Wolfgang Petersen. After long years of working as dean at the School of Film/Video at California Institute of the Arts, from 2006 to 2009 he was director of dffb. Since 2007, he has been professor for directing at the Universität der Künste Berlin. In 1974 he founded Big Sky Film Production, which produces most of his films.

Admission free