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 robert schwentke.
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 “helgoland 513 (wt)”, a dystopian tv show directed by acclaimed director robert schwentke.
- HELGOLAND 513 (2023) Sky TV Series
director: robert schwentke/ ufa fiction
- WANN WIRD ES ENDLICH WIEDER SO WIE ES NIE WAR (2023)
director: sonja heiss/ komplizenfilm
- FUNERAL FOR A DOG (2022) Sky TV Series
director: barbara albert, david dietl/ flare entertainment
- 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
- 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
- PLAYOFF (2011)
director: eran riklis/ egoli tossell film, fidélité films
- IN DARKNESS (2011)
director: agnieszka holland/ schmidtz katze, the film works,zebra
- 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
- 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”
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