erwin prib is a production designer based in berlin, germany. he was born and raised in karaganda, kazakhstan.
over the years erwin designed many successful films, which won numerous nominations and awards worldwide.
erwin’s filmography includes collaborations with renowned directors such as agnieszka holland, stephen daldry, shirin neshat, benedek fliegauf, atiq rahimi and florian gallenberger.
erwin won two german film awards, his newest in 2018 for “manifesto”, a film featuring cate blanchett in 13 roles.
agnieszka holland’s “in darkness” received an “oscar”-nomination as best foreign language film.
erwin prib’s recent credits include “looking for our kulthum”, a feature film directed by acclaimed artist shirin neshat.
- SKYLINES (2019) Netflix TV Series
director: max erlenwein, soleen yusef/ stickup film, komplizen film
- WEST OF LIBERTY (2019) TV Series
director: barbara eder/ network movie
- GRÜNER WIRD’S NICHT (2018)
director: florian gallenberger/ majestic film
- LOOKING FOR OUM KULTHUM (2017)
director: shirin neshat/ razor film, coop 99
- JUGEND OHNE GOTT (2017)
director: alain gsponer/ die film, constantin film
- JONATHAN (2016)
director: piotr j. lewandowski/ kordes&kordes
- MANIFESTO (2015) film installation
artist: julian rosefeldt/ schiwago film
- SEIN LETZTES RENNEN (2013)
director: kilian riedhof/ neue schönhauser filmproduktion
- THE PATIENCE STONE (2012)
director: atiq rahimi/ the film, razor film
- AUSGERECHNET SIBIRIEN (2012)
director: ralf hüttner/ jooyaa film,getaway pictures
- PLAYOFF (2011)
director: eran riklis/ egoli tossell film, fidélité films
- IN DARKNESS (2011)
director: agnieszka holland/ schmidtz katze, the film works,zebra
- A QUIET LIFE (2010)
director: claudio cupellini/ acaba productions, eos, hofmann& voges
- WOMB (2010)
director: benedek fliegauf/ razor film, inforg studio, asap films
- THE LAST STATION (2009)
director: michael hoffman/ egoli tossell film,zephyr films/ as art director
- THE READER (2008)
director: stephen daldry/ weinstein company/ as art director
- SONG FROM THE SOUTHERN SEAS (2008)
director: marat sarulu/ rohfilm, kinoproba, arizona films
- ABSURDISTAN (2008)
director: veit helmer/ veit helmer film
la times: “…production designer erwin prib …successfully recreates that alien subterranean world”
variety: “the sewers… look so authentic, it’s a surprise to learn that production designer erwin prib recreated most of the labyrinthine system on stages”
a model was built to develop the construction approach.
the patience stone
radio times: ” thierry arbogast’s lustrous photography and erwin prib’s evocative, claustrophobic sets are equally impressive.”
variety: “peter szatmari’s widescreen lensing and erwin prib’s production design are both wonders of precision.”
time out: “exquisitely designed”
variety: “imaginative design”
mobile: +49 177 480 29 97
800 South Robertson Blvd. Suite 6
Los Angeles CA 90035
ph: 310 652 8778