NIC, standing on stairs looking very cinematic with red lighting

Nico Kreis is a Berlin-based filmmaker. His work is diverse and wide-ranging, but always with a strong focus on highly cinematic, visual storytelling. 

He was introduced as new director by Shots Magazine London in 2013 and won a Young Directors Award at Cannes 2015, as well as a first prize at the AICP Show 2016. His work “Revolution” is archived in the Department of Film of The Museum Of Modern Art (MOMA), New York. 

He has directed films and global campaigns for Porsche, Agent Provocateur, Mercedes-Benz, GMC, Pilsner, Ferrari, Samsung, Toyota and Nissan.

In 2018 Nico co-founded the production house BONAPARTE Films which recently produced the multi-award winning short film MALARIA by Andzej Gavriss.

In 2021 Nico had the honor to participate as a Jury member at the YDA, Cannes.

Nico is a collaborative filmmaker and always on the lookout for interesting artists and partners.



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Who you gonna call? in a circle and its turning