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Merle Kröger

Allemagne
Site web : www.pong-berlin.de

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Productrice, réalisatrice, monteuse, plasticienne et romancière allemande (pong, Berlin).

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Merle Kröger has studied science of film/ journalism in Berlin between 1985 and 1991 and graduated as M.A. in 1992. Since 1987 practical works as video-/filmmaker and visual artist. Since 1989 concepts and realization of film and video events and screenings. From 1990 to 1995, she is co-founder and member of the group « Botschaft e.V. » together with 10-15 artists, filmmakers, musicians, net activists a.o.
She works as an artists’ group, screenings, exhibitions, concerts a.o. in the association’s independent club space « Friseur » (Berlin-Mitte). Participations in national and international art exhibitions and events. From 1991 to 1999 co-founder and member of the authors and producers’ group « dogfilm » together with the video and filmmakers Bettina Ellerkamp, Jörg Heitmann, Ed van Megen and Philip Scheffner. Development and production of videos between the genres documentary, essay and video art, in cooperation with Kanal 4, ZDF/ Das Kleine Fernsehspiel, ARTE and 3Sat. Complete development of two « theme nights » for ARTE. Since 2000 several video projects in progress. 2001 co-founder and member of the media production platform « pong » together with Philip Scheffner. Release of her first crime novel’Cut!’ in 2003.

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www.pong-berlin.de/pong.html