Interconnecting Dance and Film.

– That´s what LongLeg Productions stands for.

Simone Winkler, having come from the field of dance, and working for years in film (cinema, documentaries, and feature films), founded LongLeg Productions so that her knowledge, experience, and passion for dance and film could be utilized to its fullest.

Director
Documentary film
2012
“Before Opening Night - Richard Wherlock and His Company”
, Basel
2009
“Average Joe”
, NY
2005
“Behind the Curtain - Being a Professional Dancer”
, NY
Corporate video / Project documentation
2016
„Power für Pankow“
, Refugee Repertoir, Berlin
2013
„Steuervereinfachung ist möglich!“
, Stiftung Marktwirtschaft, Berlin
2013
„Mit Nudging zur Energiewende“
, Stiftung Marktwirtschaft, Berlin
2013
„Die Rente ist sicher, aber für wen?“
, Stiftung Marktwirtschaft, Berlin
2013
„Nachdenken über (Ordnungs-)Politik“
, Stiftung Marktwirtschaft, Berlin
2013
„Lundbeck Projekt“
, Pears Media GmbH, Berlin
2012
“Change Pain”
, Pears Media GmbH, Berlin
2012
“Aufstieg durch Arbeit”
, Stiftung Marktwirtschaft, Berlin
2012
“Gesundheit und Marktwirtschaft”
, Stiftung Marktwirtschaft, Berlin
Reportage
1999reportages for n-tv, Berlin
1998continuity studio
“DM Wallstreet Talk”
, n-tv, weekly 15-min broadcastings of the NYSE, NY
1998
“John Slade - Founder of Bear Sterns”
, n-tv, 20-min. reportage, NY
1997trainee for ZDF- television, NY
Feature film
2003-2008script development for the dance movie
“Crossroad of Time”
Projects as Script/Continuity
2012visuarte, Munich
Promotional film
“Midnight Stories”
, Carl Zeiss
Director: Melanie Müller-Ittstein
2010Pantaleon Films GmbH, Frankfurt
Feature film
“What a man”

Director: Matthias Schweighöfer
2010Novafilm Fersehproduktion GmbH, Kappeln
Series
“Der Landarzt”
(3 Folgen)
Director: Domenikus Probst
2010Eyeworks Fiction Cologne GmbH, Berlin
TV movie
“Man lernt Liebe”

Director: Joseph Orr
2009Eikon Media GmbH, Berlin
TV movie Tatort:
“Schein und Sein”

Director: Klaus Krämer
2008MOOVIE the art of entertainment GnbH, Berlin
TV movie
“Lady like”

Director: Vanessa Jopp
2008Film1 GmbH & CO KG, Berlin
Feature film
“Lila, Lila”

Director: Alain Gsponer
2007Lisa Film Produktion GmbH, China
TV movie
“Traumhotel Peking”

Director: Otto Retzer
2007Achte Babelsberg Film GmbH, Berlin
Feature film (2nd Unit)
“Operation Walküre - Das Stauffenberg-Attentat”

Director: Bryan Singer
2007Barefoot Films GmbH, Berlin
Feature film
“Keinohrhasen”

Director: Til Schweiger
2006Megaherz GmbH Film und Fernsehen, München
TV movie
“Engelchen flieg – das Leuchten der Sterne”

Director: Adolf Winkelmann
2006NFP, Berlin
TV movie
“Die großen und die kleinen Wünsche”

Director: Ilse Hofmann
2005TV60 Filmproduktion GmbH, Stuttgart
Feature film
“Das wahre Leben”

Director: Alain Gsponer
2005UFA Fernsehproduktion GmbH, Berlin
TV movie
“Schüleraustausch”

Director: Konrad Sattler
2005TeamWorx, München
Feature film
“Rose”

Director: Alain Gsponer
2004Nostro Film GmbH, Berlin
Series
“Mein Chef und ich”

Director: Hans-Klaus Petsch
2003TeamWorx, Berlin
TV movie
“Experiment Boot Camp”

Director: Andreas Linke
2003B und T Filmproduktion, Berlin
Director assistent for feature film
“Last Minute”

Director: Marina Caba Rall
2002Moovie the art of entertainment, Berlin
Series
“Bewegte Männer”

Director: Mike Zens
2002NFP, Berlin
Series
“Praxis Bülowbogen”

Director: Bernhard Frey
2002NFP, Berlin
TV movie
“Mörderherz”

Director: Christian Görlitz
2001Mitteldeutsches Filmkontor, Leipzig
TV movie
“Vater braucht eine Frau”

Director: Matthias Tiefenbacher
2001Nostro Film GmbH, Berlin
Series
“Wolffs Revier”

Director: Michael Knof
2001NFP, Berlin
Series
“Praxis Bülowbogen”

Director: Dr. Jürgen Kaizik
2000Opal-Film, Berlin
Series
“Küstenwache”

Director: Elmar Gehlen / Michael Werlin / Carl Lang
2000Cinecentrum, Berlin
Series
“Herzschlag”

Director: John Delbridge
1999Doro Film, Berlin
TV movie
“Mörderischer Doppelgänger”

Director: Jörg Grünler
1999Cinecentrum, Berlin
Series
“Herzschlag”

Director: Sebastian Monk / Norbert Schultze jr.
1999Aspekt Telefilm, Hamburg
TV movie
“Die blauen und die grauen Tage”

Director: Dagmar Damek
1998Telefilm Saar, Berlin
TV movie
“Stan Becker - Riga Connection”

Director: Kaspar Heidelbach
1997Elevator Pictures Inc., New York
Feature film
“Snapped”

Director: Jesse Feigelman
Choreography
2016Freilichtbühne Korbach e.V.
Choreography for the theater play “Pension Schöller”
2015Wiedemann & Berg Television GmbH & Co. KG, Berlin
Choreography for the feature film “Honigtopf”
2015Freilichtbühne Korbach e.V.
Choreography for the theater play “Ganze Kerle”
2015Freilichtbühne Korbach e.V.
Choreography for the theater play “Michel aus Lönneberga”
2014Freilichtbühne Korbach e.V.
Choreography for the musical “Simba – König der Tiere”
2008Telemaz Commercial, Berlin
Commercial “Red Cross - Stars”
(Gold Award Cannes 2009 / Jury Award for best film)
2010Ice Skating, Berlin
One on one Ballet classes for couples
2010Ice Skating, Berlin
Choreographic corrections on ice and competition preparation for couples
2008 - 2011Team Berlin 1 (Synchronic Ice Skating), Berlin
Ballet and Lyrical classes – multiple choreographies
2003B und T Filmproduktion, Berlin
Choreography for the feature film "Last Minute"
2001Mitteldeutsches Filmkontor, Leipzig
Choreography for the tv movie “Vater braucht eine Frau”
1999-2001Theater - cabaret: Die Stachelschweine, Berlin
Complete choreography for three seasons, each running for one year
1994Castillo International, NY
Performed as a dancer in a theater piece “Red Corner”
1993Stuttgart
Complete choreography for 2 dance shows “Dancing Dreams”
Dance Education
University
2001Degree as a certificate-sports scientist with main focus on Dance,
University of Saarbrucken, Germany.
Dissertation subject: “Lyrical dance, a new style in modern dance?”
Dance Classes
2003Steps on Broadway, NY
Professional training in Lyrical Jazz with Suzi Taylor / Joe Lanteri
2003Steps on Broadway, NY
Professional training in Ballet with Peff Modelski
Since 2000Marameo, Berlin
Professional training in Ballet with Edwin Mota and Marion Buchmann
1997-1998Alvin Ailey Dance Center, NY
Professional training in Horton Technique and Modern as well as
Internship:
Alvin Ailey choreography introduction for school classes before performance in
New York City Center.
Visiting schools and teaching Modern Dance
1997-1998Broadway Dance Center, NY
Professional training in Lyrical Dance and Modern with Ray Leeper / Michelle Assaf
as well as Ballet with Kat Wildish
1995Dance Space, NY
Professional training in Modern with Max Stone

Qualified Integrated and Systematic Trainer since 2011

  • Development and Solution Oriented Approach
  • Systemic Models for Change
  • Collective Intelligence and Dynamic Learning according to Robert Dilts
  • Systemic Structur according to Sparrer/Varga von Kibéd
  • System Dialogue
  • Neuro-linguistic Process Development