Kathrin Krottenthaler is a Berlin based cinematographer, film editor and video artist. She was a constant member of Christoph Schlingensiefs team during numerous productions for example at Volksbühne am Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz Berlin, Burgtheater Wien, Haus der Kunst München, Deutsche Oper Berlin, Teatro Amazonas Manaus and Filmgalerie 451.


Her film work has been shown in numerous venues and international film festivals (Berlinale, Int. Filmfestival Göteborg, Festival des Deutschen Films, Int. Hofer Filmtage, Max Ophüls Preis, Filmes de Femmes Paris, Clermont-Ferrand, Oberhausener Kurzfilmtage etc).


She was nominated twice for the national Womens Director of Photography Award at IFFF Cologne with her camera work in the Max Ophüls Prize award winning movie TORPEDO by Helene Hegemann and HJÄLTAR / HEROES directed by Carolina Hellsgård.


She also works as a live cinematographer and video artist for theatre plays by René Pollesch, Frank Castorf, Schorsch Kamerun, Helene Hegemann, Sibylle Berg, the German-English performance group Gob Squad and andcompany&Co. 


Photo: © Leon Kuklinski