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Armin Prediger

Writer, Children's - Feature Films and Series / Live Action and Animation

Agent: Jean Kitson - jean@kitsonpress.co.uk

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German-born and Ireland-based, Armin has been working in the film industry for 25 years, 18 of those as a writer, head writer and script editor in live action and animation. Aside from his work mentoring the development of upcoming series at the Academy for Children’s Media in Germany, he is in demand as a developer of original ideas and adaptations in film and television. His horror feature, Attack of the Lederhosenzombies, premiered in 2015 and he is developing original screenplays for live action and animation.

Work

Current

Little Astro Boy
Something Big SAS

Currently writing for new French animation

Dino-mite
M.A.R.K.13 / Trikk17

Development of bible and pilot scripts for new animated series. Feature film script commissioned September 2017

Untitled
Big Child

Development of bible and scripts for new 12+ series for German producer Kai Roman Schöttle

Untitled
Rovio / Kaiken

Project in development

Muscleteers
Caligari Film and Television

New kids drama in development

Feature Film

Attack of the Lederhosenzombies (2015)
Fischerfilm

Horror comedy feature film screenplay for Fischer Film (Austria), directed by Dominik Hartl. Filmed in Austria and Italy March 2015; completed and on the horror festival circuit.

My Super-Evil Family (2015)

(written with Andreas Völlinger)

Spec animation screenplay based on an original series concept. Nominated for Animation Screenplay Award at Stuttgart Animation Festival 2014

Der Coup (2015)
Aichholzer Filmproduktion

Treatment for live action feature film

Game Changer (2015)
Action Concept

Treatment for live action feature film

Together (2011)
Eastwest Distribution (Austria)

Treatment for live action feature film

The Seventh Dwarf (2010-2011)
Zipfelmützenfilm (Germany)

(Written with Marteinn Thorisson)

Screenplay for CGI feature film

Agent Hugo (2005)
A-Film (Denmark) / Magma Films & TG4 (Ireland)

CGI feature screenplay based on popular video character

Blasket (2005)
Top Story Filmproduktion (Germany)

Live action feature screenplay

Green (2005)

Spec comedy live action feature screenplay

The Curragh Boys (1992)

Spec historical drama screenplay with Conor Mackey

Head Writer / Script Editor / Development

Oddbods (2016)
Hot Drop Ltd / One Animation

Writing and script editing 11′ episodes for new animation series.

My Super-Evil Family

Co-development of original series concept and bible by Andreas Völlinger, developed at Academy for Children’s Media. Currently in process of seeking financing

Mia & Me (2013)
Hahn Film

Story editor

Writer 4 x 26’ episodes of animation series, 6+

Arabian Nights (2012-2013)
Hahn Film

Story editor and script editor, 26 x 26’ animation series

School For Little Vampires IV (2008-2009)
Hahn Film / RBB5 / Cartoon One

Head Writer, 26 x 11’ animation series

Writer 4 episodes

Yoko, Mo and Me (2008)
Hahn Film

(Written with Marteinn Thorisson)

Bible, development and 2-part pilot script for a mixed live action / animation series

School for Little Vampires III (2008)
Hahn Film / RBB5 / Cartoon One

Head Writer, 26 x 11’ animation series

Writer 3 episodes

Simsalagrimm (2007-2008)
Magma Films / NDR / France 5 / Millimages / Greenlight

Head Writer, 26 x 24’ animation series

Writer 8 episodes

Writer’s Bible

Lilly The Witch (2005-2006)
Trixter / WDR / BBC / Magma Films / Vivatoons

Head Writer, 26 x 24’ animation series

Writer 14 episodes

Writer’s Bible and development

Chi Rho - The Secret (2005)
KiKa (German children’s channel)

Bible, development and pilot script for proposed 26 x 26’ animation series

The Ogglies (2005)
Lighthouse Productions, Germany

Bible, development and sample scripts for proposed 26 x 11’ animation series based on popular German children’s books by Erhard Dietl

Pirate School (2005)
Foothill Entertainment (USA) / Magma Films (Ireland)

Bible, development and sample script for 26 x 26’ proposed animation series based on popular children’s books by Colin McNaughton

Angelo (2003-2004)
NDF (Germany) / Magma Films (Ireland)

Bible, development and sample script for proposed 26 x 11’ animation series based on a popular children’s book published in Germany

Garage Kids (2002)
Antefilms (France)

Bible. Later produced as CODE LYOKO

Shiver (2002)
Magma Films (Ireland) / Rapid Film (Ireland)

Bible for live action series 26 x 11’

Funky Cops (2001)
Bible for live action series 26 x 11’ FUNKY COPS (2001) Antefilms and M6 (France) – broadcast worldwide including on Fox (US) and MTV (Germany)

Head Writer 26 x 24’ series

Writer, Writer’s Bible, Development

Mix 2D / 3D animation series

Street Beat (2001)
Coconut Records / CreaTV

(Written with Mark B. Hodkinson)

Bible, development and sample script for 13 x 26’ live action sitcom

Nick & Perry (1999)
Trickompany (Germany) / Elipse and M6 (France) / WDR (Germany)

Co-head writer with Mark B. Hodkinson, 52 x 11’ animation series

Writer 13 episodes

Renada (1998)
Hahn Film and SDR (Germany)

Head Writer 52 x 11’ animation series

Writer 2 episodes sole credit, 1 episode co-written with Susan Then

Writer’s Bible and Development

Simsalagrimm (1998)
Hahn Film / Greenlight (Germany)

Polishing / Script Doctor, 26 x 26’ series

Donky (1998)
Hahn Film (Germany)

Development of animation series

Ted Sieger's Wildlife (1997)
Hah Film and NDR (Germany) / HiT (UK) – sold to Fox Network and BBC

Writer 54 x 2’ episodes of 102-part series Development Consulting

Writer

Bubble Bath Day (2013)
Telegael

1 x 11’ script of pre-school animation series

Joe and Jack (2012-2013)
Dancing Girl Productions

2 x 11’ episodes of animation series

Normal Normal III (2005)
TeleImages / France 3 / Magma Films

2 x 24’ episodes of animation series

Zombie Hotel (2004)
Alphanim (France) / BBC (UK) / Magma Films and Telegael (Ireland) / France 3 and Canal J (France) / Luxanimation (Luxembourg)

3 x 24’ episodes (sole writer) of animation series

1 episode co-written with Richie Conroy

Ugly & Me (2005)
Magma Films (Ireland) / M6 (France) / WDR (Germany) / Disney Channel (France)

1 x 24’ episode of CGI animation series

Foreign Exchange (2003)
Magma Films and RTE (Ireland) / Southern Star (Australia)

3 x 24’ episodes of live action series

Normal Normal II (2002)
TeleImages / France 3 / Magma Films

4 x 24’ episodes of 26-part animation series

Dragon's Rock (2002)
Gum Studions (Germany) / Magma Films (Ireland)

3 x 24’ episodes of 26-part CGI animation series

Writer’s Bible (2000)

The Fairytaler (2001)
Magma Films (Ireland) / Super RTL (Germany) / A-Film (Denmark)

4 episodes of 26 x 24’ traditional animation series based on the works of Hans Christian Andersen.

Winner of Gold Prize for Children’s Animation at the World Media Festival 2003

Janosch - Papa Lowe Und Seine Glucklichen Kinder (2001)
Papa Löwe Filmproduktion GmbH (Germany)

1 x 11’ episode of 26-part animation series

Normal Normal (1998)
TeleImages / France 3 / Magma Films

Story on 1 episode

Furst Marigor und Die Tobis (1997)
Greenwood Entertainment (Germany)

Writer and co-director of graphic adventure computer game CD-ROM

Renada (1996)
Hahn Film and SDR (Germany)

2 x 5’ episodes of 20-part animation series

Mathlantis (1996)