Max Gleschinski

Scriptwriter

Festivals and Awards - Selection

2023 Alaska - Max Ophüls Preis for Best Film

2023 Alaska - Achtung Berlin "Best Cinematography", "Best Actress - Milena Dreißig" and Special Mention "Best Screenplay"

2023 Alaska - Filmkunstfest Mecklenburg-Vorpommern "NDR Director Award“

2023 Alaska - Neisse Film Festival "Best Film“

2022 Lass Mörder Sein - Tatort Eifel - "Short Film Award"

2022 Lass Mörder Sein - Filmfest Dresden "Special Mention"

2022 Lass Mörder Sein - Grenzland Filmtage Selb “Indie-Award”

2021 Alaska - Nomination for German Scriptwriting Award

2021 Nacktbilder - Audience Award (Filmkunstfest Schwerin)

2020 Kahlschlag - German Actor Award “Best Actor in a Lead Role”

2019 Kahlschlag - Satisfied Eye International Film Festival “Best Actor” + “Best Actress in a Supporting Role”

2019 Kahlschlag - RAGF Venezia “Best Actor”

2019 Kahlschlag - Prague Youth Film Festival “Best Film” + “Best Debut Film”

2019 Kahlschlag - Camgaroo Award “Best Film”

2018 Kahlschlag - 52. Internationale Hofer Filmtage “Förderpreis Neues Deutsches Kino”

Film / TV - Selection

2022 | Bahri | Von Anfang Anders Filmproduktion, Czar Film | feature film | in development

2022 | Alaska | Wood Water Films, ZDF - Das kleine Fernsehspiel | ZDF | feature film | script and director

2022 | Lass Mörder Sein | Von Anfang Anders Filmproduktion | short film | script and director

2021 | Europe Calling | Czar Filmproduktion | ProSieben, Sat1 | audio series | writer in Writers Room

2020 | Nacktbilder | Rabauke Filmproduktion | short film | co-director

2018 | Kahlschlag | Von Anfang Anders Filmproduktion, Schwarzraum Media, Rabauke Filmproduktion | feature film | script and director

2017 | Gib der Katze Milch | Rabauke Filmproduktion | short film | script and director

2017 | Lava | Rabauke Filmproduktion | short film | script and director

2016 | Gott liebt ein menschliches Weib | Von Anfang Anders Filmproduktion | short film | script and director

2015 | Feine Sahne Fischfilet - Ich Glaube Dir | Medienkollektiv Manfred | music video | script and director

2015 | Zuhause | Medienkollektiv Manfred | short film | script and director

2013 | Klein | ifnm Rostock | short film | script and director

2009 | Coffee ToGo | short film | script and director

Theatre - Selection

Audio

Max Gleschinski was born in Rostock in 1993. Alongside his studies in philosophy and English, he began working as a freelance filmmaker in 2014. After various short films and music videos, he and his cinematographer Jean-Pierre Meyer-Gehrke produced their feature film debut KAHLSCHLAG, which premiered at the Hofer Filmtage in 2018 and won the New German Cinema Award. After a successful festival tour, KAHLSCHLAG was released in cinemas throughout Germany in March 2020 (UCM ONE). His second feature film ALASKA received a Lola nomination for best screenplay in 2021 (German Screenplay Award) and is currently in post-production (ZDF – Kleines Fernsehspiel / Wood Water Films). Meanwhile, Max’s third feature film BAHRI is already in the financing phase. In addition to producing feature films and documentaries, Max runs a story development lab in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern.