Bettine von Borries

Born 1971 in Munich. After studying German language and literature, philosophy and history in Munich and Berlin, she worked as an editor and press officer for various book publishers from 1996 to 2003 and as a screenwriter and journalist since 2004. Bettine von Borries lives in Berlin and Southern France.

Awards and honors:

2012 children’s film series dedicated to Bettine von Borries at the Max Ophüls Festival in Saarbrücken

2011 Jury member for the “LUCAS” award at the International Children’s Film Festival in Frankfurt

2010 Children’s screenplay award for “Mullewapp – Das große Kinoabenteuer der Freunde”

2008 Nomination for the Kindertiger Script Prize for “Die Drei Räuber”

 

A congenial adaptation, far more than just perfect family entertainment. An unobtrusive plea for the right to be a child. A little gem.
Andreas Staben, NRW-TV about „Die drei Räuber“

BABYLON BERLIN – Season 4

TV-series, in preparation
in collaboration with Khyana el Bitar, Achim von Borries, Henk Handloegten and Tom Tykwer
R: N.N.
P: X-Filme Creative Pool

JEDER STIRBT FÜR SICH ALLEIN

feature film, 2016
in collaboration with Achim von Borries and Vincent Perez
based on the novel by Hans Fallada
R: Vincent Pérez
P: X-Filme Creative Pool/FilmWave/Master Movies

DIE KLEINE MEERJUNGFRAU

Tv-movie, 2013
R: Irina Popow
P: Kinderfilm/MDR

HEXE LILLI UND DIE REISE NACH MANDOLAN

feature film, 2010
in collaboration with Achim von Borries
based on the children’s books by KNISTER
R: Harald Sicheritz
P: blue eyes Fiction/Trixter

UNTER VERDACHT – DER SCHMALE GRAT

TV-movie, 2009
R: Achim von Borries
P/S: Eikon Film/ZDF

MULLEWAPP – DAS GROSSE KINOABENTEUER DER FREUND

Animation feature film, 2009
in collaboration with Achim von Borries
based on the children’s book of the same name by Helme Heine
R: Tony Loeser
P: MotionWorks (GER)/2d3D Animations (FRA)/Enanimation (ITA)

DIE DREI RÄUBER

Animation feature film, 2009
in collaboration with Achim von Borries
based on the children’s book of the same name by Tomi Ungerer
R: Hayo Freitag
P: Animation X/Medienfonds GFP II/X-Filme Creative Pool