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Corinna Mehner
Geschäftsführende
Gesellschafterin

 

 

Corinna Mehner ist Leiterin der Bereiche Entwicklung und Produktion. Frau Mehner ist seit 1992 beim Film und konnte während der Zusammenarbeit mit anerkannten kreativen und finanziellen Partnern Deutschlands vor Gründung ihrer eigenen Firma umfangreiche Erfahrungen in der Produktion und Finanzierung von Filmprojekten sammeln. Unter Anderem arbeitete Frau Mehner mit bekannten Regisseuren wie Caroline Link, Hans-Christian Schmidt und Dominik Graf zusammen und war selbst als Regieassistenz, Kindercasterin, Motivaufnahmeleitung und Produktionsleitung tätig.

Im August 2003 gründete Corinna Mehner zusammen mit Martin Husmann (Geschäftsführer der blue eyes Film & Television GmbH & Co. KG) die blue eyes Fiction GmbH & Co. KG. Sie ist die geschäftsführende Gesellschafterin und Miteigentümerin der blue eyes Fiction.

 

Mit der deutschen Kinoproduktion 3° Kälter, die den Silbernen Leoparden in Locarno gewann, feierte die blue eyes Fiction ihr Debut. Die europäische Koproduktion SHADOWS und HEXE LILLI 1 und 2 folgten. HEXE LILLI -  DER DRACHE UND DAS MAGISCHE BUCH konnte 2009 allein in Deutschland 1,2 Millionen Zuschauer begeistern. 

Als europäische Koproduktion und mit Walt Disney als Filmverleih hatte HEXE LILLI auch in anderen Ländern wie Österreich, Spanien, Holland und Frankreich Erfolg.

 

 

 

Berufserfahrung/Filmographie als Produzentin und Geschäftsführerin von blue eyes:

 

2003 - 2005       3° KÄLTER, Debutfilm für BR/ARTE;

                         Regie: Florian Hoffmeister

 

2004 - 2007       SHADOWS, Spielfilm für BR;

                        Regie: Milcho Manchevski

 

2007 - 2008       HEXE LILLI, DER DRACHE UND DAS

                        MAGISCHE BUCH, Kinofilm;

                        Regie: Stefan Ruzowitzky

 

2009                 HEXE LILLI, DIE REISE NACH MANDOLAN, 

                        Kinofilm; Regie: Harald Sicheritz

 

2010                 DER KLEINE RITTER TRENK, 2 Staffeln

                        2D-Animationsserie für ZDF;

                        Regie: Eckart Fingberg

 

2011                 YOKO, Kinofilm;

                        Regie: Franziska Buch

 

2013                 DER KLEINE RITTER TRENK, Kinofilm; 

                        Regie: Anthony Power

 

 

 

 

 

Martin Husmann
Share Holder

 

 

Martin Husmann began his career as print journalist and graduate of the Axel-Springer- School for Journalism, before getting in touch with TV business as News Editor for the young TV-Broadcaster Tele 5 Munich.
He was head of the capital office of Tele 5 in Berlin before taking the post of
duty editor at RTL II during foundation. Later he worked as author and director for Eduard Zimmermann (AKTENZEICHEN XY UNGELÖST, K-VERBRECHECHEN IM FADENKREUZ).


As Chief Editor for reports and documentary formats he returned to RTL II and founded his own company blue eyes Film & Television GmbH & Co. KG with the assignment of the production of the RTL II format EXKLUSIV - DIE REPORTAGE at the end of 1997

 

Professional experience

1987 - 1998

free print journalist / police reporter for BILD NRW

 

1991 - 1992

TELE 5 MUNICH

Editor for News Magazines, e.g. FAZIT, VOR ORT IN DEUTSCHLAND

TELE 5 head of capital office, Berlin

 

1993 - 1994

free TV- and print journalist

 

1994 - 1997

buidling up and head of RTL II – editorial office of reports (Hamburg / Munich)

development of he formates EXKLUSIV – DIE REPORTAGE, establishing of a weekly broadcasting slotdevelopment of a daily pet – series, GEHEIMNISVOLLE WILDNIS, License aquisition, chief editor

 

1997

blue eyes film & television GmbH & Co. KG, Munich

Founder, Shareholder, Managing Director

Producer of Documentaryfilms, Docutainment-Specials, Docu-Soaps and Entertainment Formats

a.o. IM PALAST DES MAHARADSCHAS (NDR), PHOENIX – LEBEN NACH DEM FEUER (ARD), JUNG, LEDIG, SUCHT…, VERLIEBT, VERLOBT, VERMASSELT… (RTL Television), AUTOPSIE“ (RTLII), SCHULLERALARM (RTLII), „XXL – ABENTEUR GROßFAMILIE (RTLII), ÄRGER IM REVIER (RTLII), he discovered and licensed Jamie Oliver’s NAKED CHEF (RTLII), DIE ALM (PRO7), DIE BURG (Pro7), COLD CASE FILES (Kabel 1)

 

2001

blue eyes Sound & Motion GmbH, Munich
Founder, Shareholder, Managing Director
Publishing house fort he evaluation of Music- and Bookrights

 

Since 2003

blue eyes Fiction GmbH & Co. KG, Munich
Founder, co-shareholder together with Corinna Mehner

 

Filmproduction
Among others 3° COLDER, SHADOWS, LILLY THE WITCH - THE DRAGON AN THE MAGIC BOOK, Dir.: Acadamy Award winner Stefan Ruzowitzky, Distributor: Walt Disney Pictures, Release Germany: 19th February 2009

 

LILLY THE WITCH - THE JOURNEY TO MANDOLAN, Family Entertainment Film, Dir: Harald Sicheritz, Distributor: Walt Disney

 

 

 

Markus

  Markus Golisano
Herstellungsleiter und Controlling

Markus Golisano ist Herstellungsleiter und ist auch für das Firmen Contolling der blue eyes Fiction zuständig. Er ist seit der Gründung 2003 im Team der blue eyes. In der Vergangenheit arbeitete er auch als kaufmännischer Berater für Firmen in der Medienbranche und als freier Herstellungsleiter.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Projekte in der Verantwortung als Herstellungsleiter bei blue eyes Fiction GmbH (Auswahl):

 

 

3° Kälter, Kinofilm

SHADOWS, Kinofilm

Hexe Lilli - Der Drach und das magische Buch, Kinofilm

Hexe Lilli - Die Reise nach Mandolan, Kinofilm

YOKO, Kinofilm

Der kleine Ritter Trenk, Staffel 1, 13 Folgen TV Serie ZDF; KIKA

Der kleine Ritter Trenk, Staffel 2, 13 Folgen TV Serie ZDF; KIKA

Der kleine Ritter Trenk, Kinofilm

 

 

Sonstige Berufserfahrung:

  

1995               

Abschluss als Diplom Betriebswirt (FH) an der Georg Simon Ohm Fachhochschule Nürnberg

1996/97

 

Controller bei Cineproject GmbH, Munich

 

1998 - 2003 

Verschiedene Film und TV Produktionen als Set-Aufnahmeleiter, Aufnahme- und Produktionsleiter

 

2003 - 2005

Controlling und Herstellungsleitung bei blue eyes Film & Television GmbH & Co. KG in Ismaning

2006

Freier Herstellungsleiter für die Filmhochschule München

Seit 2006

Kaufmännische Beratung und Controlling für verschiedene Medienunternehmen

 

 

 

 

 Carolin neu

  Carolin Dassel
Director / Junior Producer

 

Carolin Dassel joined the team as assistant Producer in November 2007 to advance to the position of Creative Producer in 2009. She is a graduate of the MunichFilmAcademy in directing and has excellent contacts to the young generation of filmmakers. In the past ten years she has realized a number of documentaries as producer, director and cinematographer including various shoots on location in India, Italy and Finland. Carolin Dassel’s years of production experience are a strong asset for structuring development and production.In 2003 she launched her own company together with Joseph Reidinger, Head of Laboratory, Film & TV Services and Digital of ARRI. Together with Mr. Reidinger, Carolin Dassel produces feature length documentaries, as well as aiming towards docudramas and the coproduction of feature films.Currently she is producing LILLY THE WITCH - THE JOURNEY TO MANDOLAN, which has entered the postproduction and will proceed to take responsibility for YOKO.

 

Professional experience

 

1992 - 1996

Studies of Theatre- & Communication Science, LMU Munich

 

1993 - 1996

Assistant Director / Production Assistant, Commercials i.motion media GmbH
Author for Cinema-, TV- and Radio Spots for Achim Szymanski

 

1993 - 1998

Assistant Director / Set Manager for Documentaries, Karmann Medienproduktion
Assistant to Marketing Manager, Buena Vista International (Germany) GmbH

 

1996 - 2004

Studies of Documentary Film and TV Production, Directing and Camera, Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film (HFF), Munich

 

2003 - 2007

Author / Director / Producer / Editorial Manager at Janus TV GmbH

 

2003 - 2008

foundation of devifilm GbR with Joseph Reidinger (ARRI)
Producer / Director

 

Since Nov. 2007

Producer blue eyes Fiction GmbH & Co. KG for Int. International Feature Films

 

Filmography Directing / Camera / Producer

 

1997 - 1999

MUNICH in ARTIFICIAL LIGHT, Image Films, Directing / Camera
BLUE DESERT, Documentary Camera / Co-Direction
CHUDO, Filmessay, Directing / Camera

 

2000

PALERMO SUSSURA Feature Film 1st Assistant Director / 2nd Unit Camera, Dir: Wolf Gaudlitz
CLOSELY OBSERVED STATION Documentary, Camera,
Dir: Babette Ellen
LANDSCAPE IN INDIA, Shortfilm, 10 min, Directing

 

2002

TIME & SPACE (a.k.a.: TANZ MEINES LEBENS), Documentary Film
Directing / Camera, Prod: Carolin Dassel, Anja C. Klement

 

2005

THE VIRGIN OF PALERMO, Documentary Film
Producer / 2nd Unit Camera, Dir: Antonio Guidi

 

2006

NIRMALA DEVI - Freedom & Liberation Documentary Film
Directing and Production: devifilm GbR

 

2007

TIO FEDE, Documentary Film / Debut
Producer / Script Dir: Raúl F. San Miguel

 

2008

ARRANGED LUCK (in postproduction), Documentary 90 min,
Production / Producer Dir: Daniela Creutz
THE HUNGRY TIDE (in development) Feature Film / Drama
Creative Producer / Co-Producer

 

2009

LILLY THE WITCH - THE JOURNEY TO MANDOLAN, Family Entertainment Film, Dir: Harald Sicheritz, Distributor: Walt Disney
GLÜCKSFORMELN, (in financiation), Documentary 90 min
Dir: Larissa Trüby

YOKO, Familiy Entertainment Film

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Andreas Peschel-Mehner
Associate Producer / Lawyer 

 

 

Dr. Andreas Peschel-Mehner has accompanied the company from the beginning. He is a partner at SKW Schwarz Rechtsanwälte, one of the most highly regarded media law practices in Germany. Dr. Peschel-Mehner's legal expertise is invaluable, but he is also a key advisor and brings important contacts into the company.
Born in 1966 Dr. Andreas Peschel-Mehner was admitted to the bar in 1997.

 

Areas of practice

 

Media and Entertainment Law and IT Law, Internet and E-Business Industrial Property and Competition Law.

In the above-listed areas of practice Dr. Andreas Peschel-Mehner is a member of the Practice Groups Film & TV, Games, Advertising, as well as Internet and E-Business.

He consults clients in the areas of Media and Entertainment Law, in particular in all matters relating to the film and TV industry, covering all fields from financing to production and on to evaluating the individual TV and film productions. He focuses on consulting in contractual matters and on handling existing legal risks, such as personal rights, acquisition and distribution of the required rights of use, and structuring the proceeds of the individual productions. Special areas of activity are furthermore all issues relating to the protection of formats and the observance of sponsorship conditions.
Dr. Peschel-Mehner furthermore specializes in consulting international game publishers and studios, in particular concentrating on types of financing, licensing issues and the acquisition of game projects.
In the Internet and E-Business field he acts as consultant for important Internet portals, online services and platforms for so-called "user-generated content" and in connection with the online- and Internet exploitation of the contents of classical media houses.

Concerning the field of Competition Law, Dr. Andreas Peschel-Mehner has acquired expert knowledge particularly in the assessment of the admissible limits of advertising efforts and price competitions.

 

Practice description

 

Film and TV Production
Format and Title Protection
Games, Internet and E-Business
Copyright Issues
M&A Competition Law

 

Further Qualifications / previous positions help

 

Until 1996: Research associate at the Max-Planck Institute for Foreign and International
Patent-, Copyright-, Competition- and Trademark Law in Munich

 

 

 

 

 

  Karla Schumann
Assistenz der Herstellungsleitung


 

 

 

 

 

 

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