christian von borries produces media from other media. he is an orchestra conductor, composer and producer of site specific psychogeographic projects. his work was comissioned by lucerne festival, kunstfest weimar, volksbuehne berlin, kampnagel hamburg and documenta 12 among others. his cd "replay debussy" won an echo award. his first film "the dubai in me" won a prize at the FID Marseille film festival and was shown at film festivals all over the world as well as the Yekaterinburg Industrial Biennale and the principio potosi exibition in Madrid and Berlin and online. his second film “mocracy” won the klaus-wildenhahn-prize at Dokumentarfilmwoche Hamburg. he is an anti copyright activist and lives in a green house in Berlin. 2011 he was guest professor for architecture at the art academy in Nuremberg, 2012 he was teaching at the film school HFF in Potsdam. last year, he took part in the central asian pavillion of the venice biennale, the bergen assembly in bergen/norway and werkleitz biennale in halle/germany.
The Dubai in Me - Rendering the world -
The Dubai in Me - Rendering the world -

Christian von Borries.

2010, Germany, United Arab Emirates. vo English. 78’