Kilian
Riedhof

Director and Writer for Film and Television

Kilian Riedhof is one of Germany's most high profile and in demand television directors. One of his biggest successes was the TV movie Homevideo, which received more than 30 awards worldwide, including the German Televison Award, the Grimme Award, the Rose d’Or and the Golden Magnolia in Shanghai. This was followed in 2013 by the feature film debut Back On Track, which became a German box office hit. Kilian's political thriller Fatal News has been awarded several times, including winning the 2016 German Director's Guild Award. His recent work, including the two-part-series 54 Hours, was a huge audience success and has been awarded among others with 3 German Television Awards and the Golden Bird Prize at the Seoul Drama Awards. 54 Hours has been sold abroad widely, for example to BBC 4 and Sundance TV.

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Film

Director & Co-writer 

Writer Kilian Riedhof & Marc Blöbaum
Starring
  • Dieter Hallervorden
  • Tatja Seibt
  • Heike Makatsch
  • Neue Schönhauser Filmproduktion

    Television

    Director 

    Starring
  • Claus Theo Gärtner
  • Jeannette ArndtIngrit Dohse
  • Westdeutsche Universum Film
    54 Hours: The Gladbeck Crisis
    German Academy for Television nominations for Director, Screenplay, Production, Producing, Production Design, Sound Design, Make-Up, Casting
    2 x 90'
    Writer Holger Karsten Schmidt
    Starring
  • Sascha Alexander Gersak
  • Alexander Scheer
  • MMC Movies for BBC, Beta Film
    Homevideo
    Winner of the German Television Award for Best Movie Made for Television, Shanghai TV Festival Magnolia Award in Gold
    1 x 90'
    Producer Benjamin Benedict, Christian Granderath & Lucia Staubach
    Writer Jan Braren
    Starring
  • Jonas Nay
  • Teamworx
    Dr. Psycho
    2 x 45'
    Producer Ralf Husmann
    Writer Ralf Husmann and Sönke Lars Neuwöhner
    Starring
  • Christian Ulmen
  • Anneke Kim Sarnau
  • Brainpool for ProSieben
    Producer Friedrich Wildfeuer
    Writer Christoph Darnstädt
    Starring
  • Heinz-Werner Kraehkamp
  • Typhoon
    Starring
  • Claus Theo Gärtner
  • Jeannette Arndt
  • Ingrit Dohse
  • Odeon Film for ZDF

    Director & Co-writer 

    Writer Kilian Riedhof & Marco Wiersch
    Starring
  • Alexander Fehling
  • Fabian Hinrichs
  • Zeitsprung Pictures
    Tatort
    1 x 90'
    Writer Kilian Riedhof and Marc Blöbaum
    Starring
  • Axel Prahl
  • Jan Josef Liefers
  • ARD for Das Ertse
    Bloch
    2 x 90'
    Writer Kilian Riedhof and Marco Wiersch
    Starring
  • Dieter Pfaff
  • Katharina Wackernagel
  • Maran Film for Das Erste

    Co-writer 

    Director Michael Kriendl
    Starring
  • Claus Theo Gärtner
  • Renate Kohn
  • German crime series 

    Odeon TV