Portrait of Johannes Schubert (film producer)

Johannes Schubert is a London based film producer working on a range of productions across fiction, documentary and animation. His films have gone on to screen at over 150 festivals around the world, achieving cinema releases across Germany and Austria and winning over 25 awards – including a European Film Awards nomination.

Born in 1990 and raised in Vienna, Johannes studied at the Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF close to Berlin. On top of that, he researched at the Media Innovation Centre Babelsberg (MIZ). Johannes has worked at the Austrian Broadcasting Corporation (ORF), ITV Studios, BBC, Circus Roncalli and has experience as an event and music manager.

Johannes is currently undertaking an MA Producing Degree at the renowned National Film and Television School (NFTS) in the UK and has recently been appeared on the 2019 Forbes 30 Under 30 list – the magazine's annual list chronicling the most promising entrepreneurs. Johannes Schubert is a member of the European Film Academy.

highlights

NOMINATION | European Film Awards with KONTENER
NOMINATION | First Steps Awards „Best Documentary“ with UNA PRIMAVERA
CINEMA RELEASE | Germany and Austria with GERMANIA & UNA PRIMAVERA
OFFICAL SELECTION | Berlinale – International Film Festival Berlin with KONTENER & DUST
OFFICAL SELECTION | Hot Docs Canadian Int. Documentary Festival with UNA PRIMAVERA
COMPETITION | Zurich Film Festival with UNA PRIMAVERA
OFFICAL SELECTION | Next Generation Short Tiger @ Cannes with MASCARPONE
WINNER | Big Stamp Award (regional competition) @ ZagrebDox with UNA PRIMAVERA
WINNER | Max Ophüls Award „best music in a documentary" with GERMANIA
WINNER | “Best European Short Film” with KONTENER @ Cork Film Festival
WINNER | DEFA Animation Promotion Prize with MASCARPONE @ Filmfest Dresden
WINNER | Genre Film Award with MASCARPONE @ Sehsüchte Student Film Festival
WINNER | Best Short Film & Audience Award with MASCARPONE @ SHORTS Offenburg
WINNER | Best Animated Film with MASCARPONE @ Zsigmond Vilmos International Film Festival
SHORTLISTED – BAFTA Student Film Awards with MASCARPONE

studied at

BA „Film and TV production“ Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF
currently studying MA „Producing“ National Film and Television School
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