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Chris Weil – Filmmaker

Director Cinematographer Film & Video Editor

Chris Weil (*March 2, 1988, Bad Nauheim) is an award-winning German Filmmaker, who lives and works in Italy.

Awards & Nominations

Official Selection
MicroGnosing
The Lift-Off Sessions (2019)
London

Official Selection
WhimSeaCall – Nocturnal Sea
Darkroom Film Festival (2019)
London

Official Selection
WhimSeaCall – Nocturnal Sea
The Lift-Off Sessions (2019)
London

Official Selection
Ugo Dossi – Art and Space
Alexandre Trauner ART/Film Festival (2018)
Szolnok

Nomination
Scientific & Educational Award
Best Director of a Feature Documentary
Best Story and Best Film
The Ritman Library – Amsterdam
Amsterdam International Filmmaker Festival (2018)
Amsterdam

Official Selection
Ugo Dossi – Art and Space
Cosmopolis Film Awards (2017)
Rome

Nomination
Best International Feature Documentary
The Ritman Library – Amsterdam
DOCfeed (2017)
Eindhoven

Nomination
Best Feature Documentary
The Ritman Library – Amsterdam
Miami Independent Film Festival
January Edition (2017)
Miami

Winner
Best Feature Documentary Film
The Ritman Library – Amsterdam
ARFF – International
December Edition (2016)
Amsterdam

Nomination
Best Foreign Feature Documentary
The Ritman Library – Amsterdam
International Monthly Film Festival
December Edition (2016)
Copenhagen

Winner
Best Project
The Ritman Library – Amsterdam
MedFF: Winter Edition (2016)
Siracusa

Biography

After graduating as a Film & Video Editor in 2011 at the ARD.ZDF Media Academy in association with the Bayerischer Rundfunk and the IHK, Chris Weil starts video editing for television broadcasting: more than 700 films in the various fields, including news, politics, culture, sports, comedy, music, lifestyle, science, and nature for the German public television stations (ARD and BR).

Chris Weil – Filmmaker

In August 2015 he moves to Italy and founds in collaboration with Sara Ferro the creative directors collective Artoldo Media producing independent award-winning feature documentaries and arthouse films.

Since 2018 Chris Weil organizes and supports International Film Festivals in his role as technical director and programmer.

In order to fulfill the complete process of independent film distribution he develops and designs an own curated SVOD (Subscription Video on Demand) platform that launches in autumn 2019.

Filmography

The Ritman Library – Amsterdam

Documentary 90 min

Discover a library with over 23.000 books in the fields of Alchemy, Hermetica, Cabala, Magic, Rosicrucianism and Mystic! Watch legendary first editions, rare books, manuscripts and learn more about the hidden stories and secret symbols of Esotericism…

Ugo Dossi – Art and Space

Documentary 60 min

The figurative artist Ugo Dossi shows his artworks in the field of metaphysics, astronomy, cosmos, tarot, hypnosis, telepathy, alchemy, collective subconscious, Franz Anton Mesmer, Wilhelm Reich and explains the deeper meaning of his works and ideas…

MicroGnosing

Experimental Short 14 min

A psychedelic agent discovers her Third Eye: a rollicking romp of antics between two secret agents colleagues. Only seemingly a low profile appointment. Half backroom and hail-fellow-well-met, half acutely yet inconspicuously earnest, almost solemn. After all it is matter of nothing less than briefing latest instructions concerning an untrained new approach to the missions, where the agents have to quickly master esoteric techniques for improving their insight abilities…

Film Festivals

Hermetic Film Festival

Technical Director
Chris Weil

Innuendo Film Festival

Technical Director
Chris Weil

ProToPost Film Festival

Technical Director
Chris Weil

Film Production

Shows & Exhibitions

Anamorpheion – Inbetween Worlds

Venice (Italy)

Cinebition: an expanded cinema experience created by Sara Ferro and Chris Weil in association with Iulia Millesima based on the works of Tomaso Buzzi and Etruscan architects
starring Giuseppe Ferro presented by Nevia Pizzul-Capello

Soundtracks

Tisch – 255 255 255 (White Album)

Soundtrack composed and performed by Chris Weil [ Tisch ] for Ugo Dossi – Art and Space

Electronic soundwaves combined with rhythmical melodies in order to discover a new audio dimension. Mixed with powerful beats, drones and synthesizers. Let your journey begin and enter this magical world of music.

Tisch – V8

Soundtrack composed and performed by Chris Weil [ Tisch ] for Exit – Dolce vita reloaded

Dive into experimental electronic soundwaves and discover the hidden gate to your subconscious mind…

Video on Demand

Works

© Chris Weil