Dream Nails has been shortlisted for the Short of the Year Online Audience Award!

One can WATCH and VOTE from January 27th until April 27th HERE!

Homevideo #3




Shot with the Straubs during Christmas Family Lockdown


Lyrics: Katjuschka Straub

Medody: Katjuschka Straub & Katey Lehmann

Arrangement: Katey Lehmann & Katjuschka Straub




Dream Nails is part of the Official Selection at Short Film Factory
(Monthly screenings in multiple countries)

Dream Nails wins its first Award!!


Dream Nails receives the Special Mention Jury Award for Best Production from The CineFem Festival Internacional de Cine de la Mujer.


Thank you @ CineFem 8 in Punta del Este, Uruguay!!

Dream Nails was selected for the Official Short Film Competition of CineFem 8 - Festival Internacional de Cine de la Mujer in Punta del Este, Uruguay!!

This year as online version.

Screening time:

Sunday, November 1st, at 3:30 pm (Uruguayan time)




Click HERE for the interview with Guiseppe Mallozzi, President of the Association Il Sogno di Ulisse, and me.

Dream Nails celebrates its Italian Premiere as a finalist at the VisioniCorte International Short Film Festival at the 15th of December 2020 at the Ariston Theatre in the beautiful sea town of Gaeta.

Click HERE for the interview

Achtung Berlin found a catch-up date!


Dream Nails celebrates its Berlin Premiere at Achtung Berlin Festival <3


Screening time:

Saturday, September 19, 4pm at the City Kino Berlin


Dream Nails has been accepted to screen at the 22nd Annual Sidewalk Film Festival!

This Year as Drive-In version from August 24-30, 2020


Screening on Friday, August 28 at 8pm

Dream Nails plays at Filmkunstfest MV on Mai 5th 2020!

This year as online version 5.-10.5.2020.


Link zum Programm

Dream Nails was selected for the 30th International Film Fest Emden –Norderney, which was then unfortunately canceled for this year due to Covid.


Dream Nails is selected to be part of the Short Film Selection at the Achtung Berlin – New Berlin Film Award


Link zum Programm



Dream Nails has its US Premiere at the Dallas VideoFest April 3-5.


It screens as part of the "Power Dynamic Short Block" on

Saturday, April 4 2020 @ 12pm CDT


Dream Nails is awarded the highest rating “especially valuable” by the Jury of The FBW (Filmbewertungsstelle).


Link zum Pressetext



Dream Nails plays at The Internationales Filmwochenende Würzburg!


Screening times:

Friday, 31st of January at 7:15pm (@Central im Bürgerbräu)

Saturday, 1st of February at 7:30pm (@Central im Bürgerbräu)


My first film All White People Are French (2004) screens on Sunday, November 24 2019 at 6pm, as supporting film of Die Unerwünschten by Sarah Moll, at the Regenbogenkino Kreuzberg.


Link zum Event



Dream Nails celebrates its World Premiere at the 53th Hof International Film Festival!On Donnerstag, den 24.10 / 21:15 / City KinoFurther Screenings:Saturday, October 26 / 12:45 und 18:00Sunday, October  27 / 11:15 


My short film Martha (2008) (re-)plays on Thursday, October 24th at the Konstanzer KURZ.FILM.SPIELE as part of * A BEST OF 15 YEARS *