Katharina Fiedler is working as a freelance film editor since 2007. She lives in Berlin and works on national and international productions.
She was born in 1982 in Wetzlar / Germany.
After her A levels in 2001 she did several internships in film & media companies and from 2003 until 2005 an apprenticeship in digital media design.
From 2006 until 2011 Katharina studied editing at the Filmakademie Baden- Württemberg and finished the university with a diploma.
Her thesis film A LETTER FROM GERMANY was shown at several film festivals worldwide and won the Prix George Foundation 2011 at „Visions du Réel“ in Nyon.
In February 2013 METAMORPHOSEN had its world premiere at the Berlinale and was shown at several film festivals worldwide.
It was also nominated for the First Steps Award.
The film MY NAME IS SALT won the IDFA Award for First Appearance in Amsterdam in 2013 and over twenty other awards at international film festivals (Hong Kong, Documenta Madrid, Edinburgh, Moscow, Torino etc).
DIE MENSCHENLIEBE won the First Steps Award in 2014.
The documentary ICE GIRLS had its world premiere at „Visions du Réel“ in Nyon in April 2015 and won an award at Duisburger Filmwoche.
It was also nominated for the Grimme Award.
2014 Katharina was nominated for best editing at „Deutscher Kamerapreis“ with MY NAME IS SALT and she was selected for Berlinale Talents.