Maren Ade

Film Director / Screenwriter / Film Producer | * 12/12/1976 (44) | Karlsruhe (Germany)
Maren Ade (German: [ˈmaːʁən ˈʔaːdə]; born 12 December 1976) is a German film director, screenwriter and producer. Ade lives in Berlin, teaching screenwriting at the Film Academy Baden-Württemberg in Ludwigsburg. Together with Janine Jackowski and Jonas Dornbach, she runs the production company Komplizen Film. ()

Maren Ade began studying at the HFF Munich in 1998 majoring in Production and Media Economics and then changed to the Film and Television Department in 2000 at the HFF Munich. In 2001 she founded the film production company Komplizen Film with Janine Jackowski and together they produced Maren Ade’s film The Forest for the Trees (2003). The film received several honours, including the Special Jury Award at the Sundance Film Festival in 2005. During that same year it was nominated for the German Film Prize. Her second film Everyone Else (2009) was first shown in competition at the International Film Festival in Berlin in 2009 and received the Silver Bear as Best Film (the Grand Jury Award). Her third feature film Toni Erdmann (2016) had its world premiere in Competition at the Cannes Film Festival 2016 and received the Fipresci Award. The film went on to play at many international festivals and won numerous awards.Maren Ade doesn’t only produce her own films, but also works as a producer for other films, like Tabu (2012) and Una Mujer Fantástica (2017).

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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Thriller

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Awards & Nominations for Maren Ade

Berliner Kunstpreis European Film Award for Best Film European Film Award for Best Director European Film Award for Best Screenwriter European Film Award for Best Director European Film Award for Best Film European Film Award for Best Screenwriter European University Film Award

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Movies with Maren Ade as Actress(1)

2013 Redemption

TV Shows/Series with Maren Ade as Actress(1)

as herself1995 Kulturzeit

Movies with Maren Ade as Crew(34)

Production/Co-Producer2021 The Story of My Wife
Production/Co-Producer2021 The Girl and the Spider
Production/Producer2020 Giraffe
Production/Producer2020 Exile
Production/Co-Producer2019 Roads
Production/Co-Producer2019 A Tale of Three Sisters
Production/Producer2019 O Beautiful Night
Production/Co-Producer2019 The Whistlers
Production/Co-Producer2019 Synonyms
Production/Co-Producer2018 In My Room
Production/Producer2017 Western
Production/Co-Producer2016 Scarred Hearts
Directing/Director2016 Toni Erdmann
Production/Producer2016 Toni Erdmann
Writing/Screenplay2016 Toni Erdmann
Production/Producer2015 Hedi Schneider Is Stuck
Production/Co-Producer2013 Redemption
Production/Co-Producer2012 Tabu
Production/Producer2011 Sleeping Sickness
Directing/Director2009 Everyone Else
Production/Producer2009 Everyone Else
Writing/Writer2009 Everyone Else
Production/Producer2007 Hotel Very Welcome
Directing/Director2004 The Forest for the Trees
Writing/Author2004 The Forest for the Trees
Production/Producer2002 Karma Cowboy
Directing/Director2001 Vegas
Writing/Writer2001 Vegas
Directing/Director2000 Ebene 9
Writing/Writer2000 Ebene 9

Full Name: Maren Ade
Citizenship: Germany
Born: Sunday, 12/12 1976 (December) in Karlsruhe (Germany) (current age: 44 years + 234 days)
Zodiac sign: Sagittarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Dragon)
Languages: German (DE)
Educated at: University of Television and Film Munich
Spouses (current/former): Ulrich Köhler
Other names for Maren Ade (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"마렌 아데"
Maren Ade frequently works together with these people:
Janine Jackowski (21x, Crew)
Jonas Dornbach (20x, Crew)
Miguel Gomes (17x, Crew)
Telmo Churro (9x, Crew)
Luís Urbano (7x, Crew)
Ben von Dobeneck (7x, Crew)
Vasco Pimentel (7x, Crew)
Mariana Ricardo (7x, Crew)
Sonja Heiss (6x, Crew)
Miguel Martins (6x, Crew)
Silke Fischer (5x, Crew)
Peter Brandt (1x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1008211, Added: 11/28/2018, Last updated: 07/21/2021