Dörte Ulka Engelkes

Dörte Ulka Engelkes

Anthropology

Fon: +49 (551) 4956 - 252
Fax: +49 (551) 4956 - 170
engelkes(at)mmg.mpg.de

Dörte U. Engelkes is research fellow with the Department of Socio-Cultural Diversity. As a visual anthropologist and filmmaker, she is responsible for the visualization of the project “GLOBALDIVERCITIES - Migration and New Diversities in Global Cities” headed by Prof. Dr. Steven Vertovec.
Dörte U. Engelkes holds an MA in cultural anthropology and communication studies. After her training as a camerawoman 1997 she works as a freelancer, producing features and documentaries for television and the internet.
As a lecturer she is teaching visual communication, media practice and camera at different universities.

Filmography (a selection):
2011    We are tired of running away; Regie: M.Rudolf; MPI Halle; Documentary
            Senegal 10 min.
2010    Das Bildungsprogramm des Deutschen Entwicklungsdienstes; DED;
            Image film 12 min.
2009    Schwesternliebe; Regie: M.Giacopuzzi; Hessischer Rundfunk;
            Documentary 30 min.
            Development Cooperation in a forgotten Conflict; GTZ Senegal 10 min.
2008    Prizewinner film; Regie: U.Engelkes; Bertelsmann-Stiftung; Image film
            USA, Europa 10 min.
2007    Geliebte Rivalen und Freunde fürs Leben; Regie: M.Giacopuzzi; HR;
            Shortfilms; je 9 min.
2007    Schleizer Dreiecksgeschichten; Regie: A.Deleiter; 3SAT/ MDR; Feature
            30 min.
2005    Friedrich Schiller; Regie: D.Tittel; MDR; Documentary 9-teilig a 3'30 min.
2001    Bücherland; Regie:T.Schuler; Documentary 3SAT/MDR, 30 min.
1991    The Rooster is dead; Institute of Scientific Film; Documentary 30 min.