December 31, 1908 -
- September 20, 2005
is a director and producer of documentary films and a pioneer
cinematographer. Her films have been honored with screenings at
prestigious international film festivals in London, New York,
Telluride, Denver, Los Angeles, Montreal, Deauville, Cannes, Edinburgh,
Berlin, Figueira da Foz, Valladolid, Sao Paulo, Bombay, Jerusalem,
and were shown theatrically and broadcast at TV stations in the
USA, Europe, Israel and India.
Hannah Heer’s feature length documentary films, made in
collaboration with Werner Schmiedel, include The
Art of Remembrance - Simon Wiesenthal and The
Werner Schmiedel has been an award-winning
documentary filmmaker, video artist and photographer for more
than 20 years.
He served as Co-Producer, Cinematographer, Editor and Sound
Person for the upcoming documentary film Kol
Ishah - The Rabbi is a Woman, directed by Hannah Heer.
Previous credits as C0-Director, Co-Producer and Editor, include:
Art of Remembrance - Simon Wiesenthal, 1995
Other Eye, 1991
In 1985, Werner Schmiedel won the "Red Ribbon Award
for Best Video" at the Video Festival in Columbus,
Ohio for his videotape Ele-Va-Tor.