Johannes Maier (b. 1971)
Sirene Sang Sie (Siren She Sang) (1998)
The Editor's Cut (2004)
Johannes Maier (b. Germany 1971) lives and works in London. His films are usually collaborations with individuals working within large institutions such as interpreters at the European Commission or newsroom picture editors at the BBC. The focus of Maier’s work, intentionally positioned at the boundaries of art, documentary and media, is a critical engagement with televisual forms. His work has been regularly shown at international film festivals as well as in many group and solo exhibitions, including: New Contemporaries (UK, 2000), East International (UK, 2001), Oberhausen Short Film Festival (Germany, 2005), and the Bielefelder Kunstverein (Germany, 2010).