Director / Writer / DoP
Tim Spreng´s latest music documentary We Intend To Cause Havoc (co-writer, producer, DOP) won the Grand Prize at JIMFF in South Korea, the Grand Jury Price at Bordeaux Musical Ecran and was nominated at A-film festivals like IFFR Rotterdam, Warsaw IFF and DOKfest Munich. After getting reviews in the New York Times and The Guardian, the film hit N°1 in the US iTunes/Apple TV charts Music Doc section in July 2021. Since the release of the documentary the band “W.I.T.C.H.” is booked all of the world for major festivals and shows.
Born and raised in South Germany, academic degrees in journalism/media science at University of Leipzig, Germany and directing/cinematography at PFS in Prague, in masterclasses with Michal Gahut (FAMU), Josef Pecak (FAMU), James E. Duff and Diego Fandos. Tim is owner and co-founder of the film production company Pantheon Pictures – where he is leading the company as an Executive Producer. For selected projects he works as a writer, director and DoP. Under the brand name SPRENGFILM PRODUCTIONS Tim is creating short films, music videos and promotional films for NGOs and companies that matter. In 2022 Tim Spreng started a partnership with Beyond Boarders Media based in Amsterdam, creating films for NGOs like UNICEF, UNHCR, WHO and more.
Since 2019 Tim Spreng is part of the Jury at SOUNDTRACK COLOGNE, europe´s leading congress for music and sound in film. 2021+2022 Tim was 1st chairman of the 40 year old Jazz Club “Le Pirate” in Rosenheim, Germany.
Selected films & clips
4 feature films, over 40 commercials, 20 Shortfilms, 15 Music Videos, around 40 Imagefilms
www.sprengkraft.com (Gerd Spreng)
www.georgspreng.de (Georg Spreng)
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