Katja Christochowitz - CV
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Production Manager



phone: +49 178 29 21 910
e-mail: katja@organized.cc


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Tunesia 1
Tunesia 2
Tunesia 3
France

since 1992
freelance Unit Manager

since 2007
freelance Production Manager











Languages Spoken
English, German and French fluently
Katja Christochowitz
 
International Experience
Resident in Paris, France for 7 years

Productions in:

Africa
- Burkina Faso (West-Africa), Tunesia
Austria
-Insbruck, Graz
Italy
-Venice
France
-Paris, Marseille, Cote d Azur, Normandie
Germany
-Cologne, Berlin, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Munic, Aachen, Bochum, Bonn etc
Spain
-Majorca
USA
-Los Angeles, New York
 
  
 
Budgeting/Scheduling
Movie Magic, Mac, Sesam, Excel
 
  
  Projects:  
  
2018 NN- Featurefilm
Budgeting
Prod.: Ester.Reglin.Film Produktionsgesellschaft mbH
 
  
2017 High Life- Featurefilm
Budgeting and Prep
Prod.: Pandora Filmproduktion GmbH, Germany;
Alcatraz Film, France and others
Produzenten: Claudia Steffen, Christoph Friedel,
Olivier Lapiney, Laurence Clerc and others
Director: Claire Denis
 
  
Various Projects- Featurefilm
Budgeting and Prep
Prod.: Pandora Filmproduktion GmbH, busse & halberschmidt Filmproduktion GmbH
 
  
2016 Various Projects- Featurefilm
Budgeting and Prep
Prod.: Pandora Filmproduktion GmbH
 
  
2015/16 Paula, my life should be a celebration- Featurefilm
Production Manager
Production Company: Pandora Filmproduktion GmbH, Germany;
Grown up Films, Germany; Alcatraz Film, France
Produzenten: Claudia Steffen, Christoph Friedel,
Ingelore König, Olivier Lapiney, Laurence Clerc
Director: Christian Schwochow
Locations: Cologne, Münsterland, Worpswede (Niedersachsen),
Leipzig, Merseburg, Finland, Paris
 
  
2015 Marija- Featurefilm
Production Manager
Production Company: Pandora Filmproduktion GmbH, Cologne
Producer: Claudia Steffen, Christoph Friedel
Director: Michael Koch
Location: Cologne, Dortmund
 
  
2014 Tag der Wahrheit- TV-Movie
Budgeting
Prod.: Kordes & Kordes Film GmbH, Berlin
 
  
Various Projects- Featurefilm
Budgeting and Prep
Prod.: Pandora Filmproduktion GmbH, Germany; Match Factory Productions GmbH, Germany
 
  
2013 1001 Grams - Featurefilm
Production Manager Germany
Production Company: Bul Bul Film, Norway
Co-Prod.:Pandora Filmproduktion GmbH, Germany;slot machine, France
Producer: Bent Hamer, Claudia Steffen, Christoph Friedel, Marianne Slot
Director: Bent Hamer
Location: Cologne, Germany, (Paris); (Norway)
 
  
2012 Lose My Self- Featurefilm
Production Manager
Production Company: Pandora Filmproduktion GmbH, Cologne;
Producer: Claudia Steffen, Christoph Friedel;
Director: Jan Schomburg
Location: Cologne, Germany
 
  
Layla Fourie- Featurefilm
Line Producer Germany
Production Company: Pandora Filmproduktion GmbH, Cologne;
Producer: Claudia Steffen, Christoph Friedel;
Director: Pia Marais
Locations: Cologne, Germany; (South-Africa)
 
  
2011 Various Projects- Featurefilm
Budgeting and Prep
Prod.: Pandora Filmproduktion, Germany
 
  
2010 Above us only sky- Featurefilm
Production Manager
Production Company: Pandora Filmproduktion GmbH, Cologne;
Producer: Claudia Steffen, Christoph Friedel;
Director: Jan Schomburg
Locations: Cologne, Germany; Marseille, France
 
  
2009/2010 Home for Christmas- Featurefilm
Production Manager Germany
Co-Production Company: Pandora Filmproduktion GmbH, Cologne;
Producer: Bent Hamer, Christoph Friedel, Claudia Steffen;
Director: Bent Hamer
Locations: Duisburg and Schwalmtal, Germany; (Sweden)
 
  
2009 At Ellen´s Age- Featurefilm
Production Manager
Production Company: Pandora Filmproduktion GmbH, Cologne;
Producer: Claudia Steffen, Christoph Friedel;
Director: Pia Marais
Locations: Cologne, Düsseldorf and Surroundings & Frankfurt; Germany; (South-Africa)
 
  
2008 NRW We love the new- Commercial
Production Manager
Production Company: Telemaz Commercials GmbH, Berlin; EP: Barbara Kranz;
Producer: Frank Hasselbach; Director: Barney Cokeliss
Locations: Brussels, Belgium & Düsseldorf, Essen, Duisburg, Neuss, Cologne, Bielefeld, Germany
 
  
Diamantenhochzeit- Featurefilm
Production Manager
Production Company: aquafilm e.K. ;
Producer: Peter Kreutz
Director: Michael Kupczyk
Locations: Cologne and Aachen, Germany
 
  
2007 Morgen räum´ich auf- TV-Movie
Production Manager
Production Company: Kordes & Kordes Film Süd GmbH ;
Producer: Alexandra Kordes, Meike Kordes
Director: Martina Elbert
Locations: Augsburg, Germany
 
  
Jakobs Bruder- Featurefilm
Unit Manager
Production Company: Thomas Schmidt Film+ TV Produktions GmbH;
Line Producer: Dschingis Bowakow
Director: Daniel Walta
Locations: Siegerland and Ostfriesland, Germany
 
  
Las lagrimas de mi madre- Featurefilm
Pre-Production and 1st Half of shooting:Unit Manager
2nd Half of shooting: Production Manager
Production Company: Filmworker GmbH & Co KG; Producer: Nicolas Grupe
Director: Alejandro Cardenas
Locations: Cologne and Berlin, Germany; (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
 
  
2006 SPOONS- Folge 1-8, Sketch-Comedy
Unit-Manager
Production Company: Endemol Deutschland GmbH; HoD: Marcus Schulze-Erdel
Location: Köln, Germany
 
  
MAGGI Kochstudio- Pilot
Production Manager
Prod.: fivesenses brand production GmbH;
Location: Munich
 
  
Pochers WM Countdown- Shorts shot in France
Research and Organisation
Prod.: Brainpool TV GmbH; HoD: Tankred Lerch
Locations: Paris, Cannes
 
  
Quiz-Taxi (Cash Cab)
Unit Manager
Production Company: IdtV Deutschland GmbH
HoD: Ralf Brüstle
Locations: Köln, Düsseldorf, Bonn, Hamburg; all Germany
 
  
2005 Various Pilot Projects
Unit Manager / Production Co-Ordinator
Production Company: IdtV Deutschland GmbH
Head of Department: Ralf Brüstle, Frank Horak
Location: Köln, Germany
 
  
Deutsche Oper am Rhein - Commercial
Unit Manager / Production Co-Ordinator
Production Company: Telemaz; EP: Barbara Kranz;
Producer: Frank Hasselbach; Director: Christian Riebe
Location: Düsseldorf, Germany
 
  
ARAL - Press Conference and stuff incentive
Event Organizer
Production Company: offspin GmbH
 
  
Various Projects
- Preperation,Scheduling, Script Analysis
Production Companies: Endemol, Köln;
Prime Productions, Köln;
five senses brand production, Düsseldorf
 
  
2004 VOLVO-Spot V50 - Commercial
international People-Research
Production Company: Jo!Schmid Filmproduktion, Berlin

- Research and contact Artists, Filmmakers, Scientists,
sports-men and other interesting and well known people from
the 5 continents
 
  
  Die Bachelorette - German TV
Location Manager / Production Co-Ordinator / Location Scout
Production Company: Brainpool TV GmbH ;
Head of Department: Uwe Reuter; Director: Michael Tasche
Location: Cote d´Azur (France), Tunesia, Bochum + Aachen (Germany)

- Research logistics in France, Tunesia and other European and African countries
Location Scouting in France and Tunesia
Permit and authorisations in France and Tunesia
Scheduling and organization
 
  
  Jochen Busses Comedyklinik - Pilot, Fiction
Production Co-Ordinator / Unit Manager
Production Company: Karo Entertainment;
Head of Department: Ralf Brüstle;
Director: Jan Becker; Location: Köln, Germany

 
  
2003 Deutsche Telekom - Winterparty
Event Organizer
Production Company: offspin GmbH;
Location: Bonn
 
  
  Der Bachelor - German TV
Unit Manager / Location Scout
Production Company: Brainpool TV AG ;
Head of Department: Uwe Reuter;
Realisation: Sven Fleck
Location: Cote d´Azur (France), Paris (France),
Venice (Italy), Graz (Austria), Berlin (Germany)

Location Manager in the Cote d Azur
Location Scouting in Paris and Venice
Overall Scheduling and Organization
 
  
  Anwälte der Toten - Docu-Fiction for German TV
Production Co-Ordinator / Unit Manager / Location Scout
Production Company: Clasart Film&Fernseh GmbH;
Head of Department: Olav Henk;
Directors: Georg Schiemann, Wolfram v.Bremen, Christian Jacobi
Location: Köln, Germany

Location Scouting,
Permits for all locations and talent,
Scheduling of more than 40 shoot days, 75 locations with
over 100 performers
 
  
2002 Deutsche Telekom - Squad-Presentation FC Bayern
Event Organizer
Production Company: offspin GmbH;
Location: Munic, Germany
 
  
  Deutsche Telekom - T-Mobile-Day
Event Organizer
Production Company: offspin GmbH;
Location: Berlin, Germany
 
  
  Deutsche Telekom - M-Wettbewerb
Event Organizer
Production Company: offspin GmbH;
Location: Berlin, Germany
 
  
2001 verdi - Press Conference
Event Organizer
Production Company: Hansen Kommunikation;
Head of Department: Ralf Brüstle;
Location: Berlin, Germany
 
  
2000 EXPO-Eröffnungsgala - Live Broadcast to the show
Location Manager
Production Company: Endemol Entertainment;
Head of Department: Ralf Brüstle;
Location: Hannover, Germany
 
  
1998 Ferienmann - German TV Show
Production Co-Ordinator / Unit Manager / Location Scout
Production Company: clou Entertainment;
Head of Department: Ralf Brüstle;
Location: Majorca, Spain
 
  
  Bau BG - Imagefilm
Production Co-Ordinator / Unit Manager / Location Scout
Production Company: Color Minded;
Head of Department: Jeannette Ziemeck,
Location: Düsseldorf, Germany
 
  
1997 + 1998 Stadtklinik - German TV-Series
Set Manager
Production Company: Endemol ;
Head of Department: Michiel van Dommelen;
Location: Köln, Germany
 
  
1997 Travestieshow - Short Movies for German TV Show
Unit Manager / Location Scout
Production Company: Endemol; Location: Köln, Germany
 
  
1996 Marijke - Pilot Version for a German TV Series
Production Co-Ordinator / Unit Manager
Production Company: Zeitsprung;
Head of Department: Pimes Dörfler; Director: Edwin Noël;
Location: Köln, Germany
 
  
  Compact + Pax - Imagefilms
Production Co-Ordinator / Unit Manager

Production Company: Zeitsprung;
Head of Department: Volker Hahn
 
  
  Prominenten-Playback - Short Movie with M.L. Marjan
Location Manager / Set Manager
Production Company: John de Mol/Endemol; EP: Daan Maltha ;
Location: Burkina Faso, West-Africa
 
  
1995 Sindy - Commercial with Marijke Amado
Production Co-Ordinator / Location Manager
Production Company: Zeitsprung;
Head of Department: Volker Hahn;
Location: Köln, Germany
 
  
  Stern TV - Live Show for German TV
Set Manager / 1.AD
Head of Department: Uli Möller
 
  
  Computer95 - Show for German TV
Production Co-Ordinator / Unit Manager
Production Company: Zeitsprung;
Head of Department: Volker Hahn
 
  
  Caught in theAct - Musik Video
Production Co-Ordinator / Location Manager
Production Company: Zeitsprung;
Head of Department: Volker Hahn
 
  
1994 Scarmour - Feature Film
Set Manager
Production Company: Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film Munic;
Head of Department: Bettina Brokemper;
Director: Sikander Goldau
Location: Munic, Germany
 
  
  Anni - Pilot Version
Production Co-Ordinator / Unit Manager
Producer/Director: H. Schäfer; Head of Department: Dieter Viehweg
Location: Köln, Germany
 
  
1993 Domenica - Feature Film
preparing Production-Assistant
Production Company: Corazon Film;
Head of Department: Christian Fürst
Director: Peter Kern
 
  
1992 - 1994
+ 1996
Notruf
Unit Manager
Production Company: JE Entertainement,Endemol
Head of Department: Dieter Schönemann, Wolfgang Cimera
Locations: Germany and Austria
 
  
1992 Mann-o-Mann - Show
Production-Assistant
Production Company: Prime Time SARL;
Head of Department: Dieter Viehweg
 
  
  Curriculum Vitae:  
  
1996 - 2002 Production service for photographers, magazines, brochures
and commercial clients in fashion and beauty.
Client acquisition, travel organization, location scouting,
talent and crew booking permits and scheduling
 
  
1996 - 2003 Residing in Paris  
  
1994 - 1996 Grundstudium Media-Science, Heinrich-Heine Universität Düsseldorf, Germany  
  
since 1992 freelance Production Co-Ordinator / Location Manager  
  
1990 - 1992 Production-Assistant, info-Studios GmbH Monheim, Germany  
  
1989 Internship, cebra-Filmproduktion in Munic, Germany  
  
1981 - 1989 Suitbertus Gymnasium Düsseldorf, Germany– University-Entrance Diploma (Abitur)