Kirsten Liese

Film Critic, Germany

Kirsten Liese, born in Berlin in 1964, studied music education and German philology. Since 1996 she lives and works as an independent journalist, author end editor specializing in cinema, opera, chamber music and concerts. She is a regular contributor to broadcast media (DLF, WDR, SWR, BR, MDR radio stations), to print media (newspapers Berliner Morgenpost, Nürnberger Nachrichten, Rhein Neckar Zeitung, Darmstädter Echo) and to online-magazines (BR-online, Kinofenster). In 2007 she published her first book on the famous opera-singer Elisabeth Schwarzkopf.

Touching Drama About an Unselfish Woman

in 33rd Moscow International Film Festival

Warsaw during World War II. The day promises to be w... read more

Of Silence, Globalisation, Greed for Profit and Insanity in Slaughter-Houses By Kirsten Liese

in 8th Thessaloniki Documentary Film Festival

Documentaries are increasingly becoming cinematic ev... read more

Opium and Diesel By Kirsten Liese

in 35th Kiev Molodist-International Film Festival

A desert somewhere in the South of Iran. A dreary pl... read more

Courageous, Radical, Extraordinary

in 38th World Film Festival Montreal

With a demanding programme Montreal underlined its i... read more