"My work as a documentary filmmaker is very personal and intimate in many ways and being able to pass those aspects onto the viewers in a discrete way is what I’d like to achieve."
Since 1983 Reiner Holzemer works as a director of documentary films. The portraits of internationally renowned artists, especially in the field of photography and fashion, constitute a key aspect in his work.
His most recent films DRIES, about the designer Dries Van Noten and MARTIN MARGIELA IN HIS OWN WORDS have been shown at film festivals all over the world and were distributed in 64 countries worldwide.
The Hollywood Reporter rated Reiners movie about designer Martin Margiela in 2020 as the best fashion documentary of the last decade.