Katharina Copony

Katharina Copony

* 1972 Born 1972 in Graz (AT). She lives and works as a filmmaker in Berlin and Vienna.

Studied Visual Mediadesign at University of Applied Arts in Vienna (Peter Weibel) and at HdK Berlin. Videoart, photography and film since 1996. Artist in Residence in Moriya (JPN), Rome, London, Sarajevo. International and national exhibitions. Script Supervisor and Assistanct Director for feature films (i.a. Barbara Albert, Valeska Grisebach, Jessica Hausner, Isabelle Stever).

Her documentaries were screened at various festivals and on TV (i.a. ORF, arte, 3sat, TVR).

2002 TV-award Public Education Austria for "der wackelatlas – sammeln und jagen mit H. C. Artmann"; 2006 arte-Dokumentarfilmpreis for "Il Palazzo" (Duisburger Filmwoche); 2009 3sat-Dokumentarfilmpreis for "Oceanul Mare" (Duisburger Filmwoche); 2012 outstanding artist award (The Arts and Culture Division of the Federal Chancellery of Austria).

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