Anne-Katrin Titze

Anne-Katrin Titze lives in New York City, where she is a film journalist and lecturer on fiction, fashion and fairy tales. She curates and moderates talks with filmmakers and panel discussions at Universities and cultural venues.

Recent features include conversations with Timothy Greenfield-Sanders on Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am; Rick Alversonon Denis Lavant's threshold move in The Mountain; Catherine Cusset on Life Of David Hockney and Jack Hazan's A Bigger Splash; Antonin Baudry on Claude Lanzmann and The Wolf's Call; Kyle MacLachlan on Giant Little Ones; Claude Lelouch on being a Quentin Tarantino favourite and influencing Terrence Malick; Volker Schlöndorff on agronomist Tony Rinaudo; Joanna Hogg on the costumes in The Souvenir; Batsheva Hay in conversation on inspirations and Greta Gerwig's Little Women; Andrew Bolton on Camp: Notes On Fashion; Mia Hansen-Løve on Bergman Island and Maya; Hélène Fillières on Lambert Wilson and Raising Colors; László Nemes on TS Eliot and Sunset; Christian Petzold on Transit; Morgan Neville on Won't You Be My Neighbor?, and Paul Auster on books and images.

Her show on Public Radio International about Disney and the Brothers Grimm won the Gracie Award for Outstanding Talk Show.

Anne-Katrin contributed to Indiewire's Criticwire and Women And Hollywood and is a festival jury member. She presents films at the French Institute Alliance Française CinéSalon - Jacques Demy's Donkey Skin, Hélène Fillières's Raising Colors - and spoke on Wes Anderson's Fantastic Mr. Fox, Benoît Jacquot's Farewell, My Queen, Jean Renoir's The Rules Of The Game and Stanley Donen's Funny Face in the Haute Couture program.

Her fashion articles range from Katharine Hepburn's style to Prada's Gatsby gowns, from Carine Roitfeld's visions to Keira Knightley's Karenina veils, onto Nicole Kidman's Swamp Barbie look and Leonardo DiCaprio's Prince Who Feared Nothing in Django Unchained. Read her conversations with the Artistic Directors Kent Jones of the New York Film Festival and Frédéric Boyer of the Tribeca Film Festival.

Anne-Katrin is a New York State Department of Environmental Conservation licensed Wildlife Rehabilitator and when she doesn't chase leopards, she rescues urban park wildlife and speaks out for the protection of their habitat. See Working Towards Change for more details.

We have 298 reviews by Anne-Katrin Titze in the database: read them here

Latest Film Reviews

The Midnight Sky
As a catastrophe unfolds on Earth, a dying man crosses the Arctic in an attempt to make contact with a spacecraft which may have found a habitable world elsewhere.
My Little Sister
Lisa has bid goodbye to her ambitions as a playwright and the Berlin arts scene and now lives in Switzerland with her husband, who runs an international school. When her twin brother – star of the Schaubühne theatre’s ensemble – falls ill, she returns to Berlin.
Giraffe
A Danish summer: A tunnel is being built to connect Denmark and Germany. An ethnologist comes to the island of Lolland to study its inhabitants and record their traditions and objects.
The Mole Agent
When a family becomes concerned about their mother’s well-being in a retirement home, private investigator Romulo hires Sergio, an 83-year-old man who becomes a new resident – and a mole inside the home, who struggles to balance his assignment with becoming increasingly involved in the lives of several residents.
The Metamorphosis Of Birds
Beatriz and Henrique fall in love and get married. He goes to sea while she raises their inquisitive children. The director brings her family's story to the screen.
Mank
1930s Hollywood is re-evaluated through the eyes of scathing social critic and alcoholic screenwriter Herman J Mankiewicz as he races to finish the screenplay of Citizen Kane for Orson Welles.
Education
When 12-year-old Kingsley is transferred to a special-needs school, a group of West Indian women uncover an unofficial segregation policy.
Alex Wheatle
The true story of the award-winning writer, from childhood in a mostly white institutional care home to his early adult years.
The Meaning Of Hitler
Historians and writers explore what Hitler means in the current waves of white supremacy, anti-Semitism, and the weaponisation of history and weigh in on the lasting impact of his virulent ideology.
Calendar Girl
Ruth Finley has been the queen of the fashion industry since the 1930s. As a young mother, Ruth created the iconic pink Fashion Calendar, a publication that continues to organise and marshal American fashion today.

Features

Article about archaeology in cinema
15 Jan 2021
Seven great films about digging up the past
Timothy Greenfield-Sanders and Anne-Katrin Titze remember Michael Apted
12 Jan 2021
Timothy Greenfield-Sanders and Anne-Katrin Titze on the much admired director
Marie-Claude Treilhou on a scene with Ingrid Bourgoin and Michel Delahaye in Simone Barbès Or Virtue (Simone Barbès Ou La Vertu)
05 Jan 2021
Marie-Claude Treilhou on a scene with Ingrid Bourgoin and Michel Delahaye in Simone Barbès Or Virtue
Article about highlights of New Directors/New Films
15 Dec 2020
Giraffe, The Metamorphosis Of Birds, The Mole Agent, The Cloud In Her Room and Two Of Us
Petra Epperlein and Michael Tucker on The Meaning Of Hitler and memorial culture
15 Nov 2020
Petra Epperlein and Michael Tucker on memorial culture and The Meaning Of Hitler

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News Stories

Calamity, A Childhood Of Martha Jane Cannary to open Animation First
15 Jan 2021
Rémi Chayé films to screen at the French Institute Alliance Française
Wes Anderson’s favourite animated films to screen at Animation First
02 Jan 2021
French Institute Alliance Française to host festival
Inventor attends Museum of Tolerance film discussion
16 Dec 2020
Eddy Goldfarb reflects on a career in sonar
NYFF extended through today
13 Oct 2020
Muhammad Ali, the Greatest and Meeting the Man: James Baldwin in Paris screening tonight
Christian Petzold and Heinz Emigholz to give free NYFF talk
28 Sep 2020
Directors to discuss Undine and The Lobby

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Galleries

Gothams gallery
29 Nov 2012
National Board of Review Awards Gala
15 Jan 2013
Opening Night for New York's Rendez-Vous with French Cinema
05 Mar 2013
Mademoiselle C red carpet photo gallery
09 Sep 2013
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