DOCUMENTARYDESIGN GbR is an initiative founded by Pablo Ocqueteau & Philine von Düszeln to create interdisciplinary cultural projects in the fields of film, design and photography.
Pablo Ocqueteau, born in Coyhaique, Chile studied photography, product design and lighting in Spain, Argentina and Chile. Since 2008 he has been working as a freelance photographer, filmmaker and designer in Germany and Chile.
Philine von Düszeln, born in Bremen, Germany studied Audiovisual Communication, Scenery, Lighting and Anthropology in Spain, Switzerland, Argentina and Germany. Since 2008 she has been working as a freelance documentary filmmaker, photographer and journalist in Germany and Chile.
They founded Documentary Design to create interdisciplinary cultural projects related to image, identity and materiality. Their work includes the participative photography project and exhibition “Selfies from Oranienplatz”, co- production and photography of the feature documentaries “Punishment Island”, “The Magic Legacy” and “Cairo Jazz Revolution”, the photographic series “Ick’ bin ein Berliner”, creative direction of the political campaign “Haz tu voto volar”, and direction and production of the interactive documentary “Aysén Profundo” which was supported by UNESCO, financed by Fondart and has been short-listed for the One World Media Awards 2013 in London and selected for Bienal de Artes Mediales BAM17 in Santiago de Chile. Most recently they have been developing the hand-thrown clay speakers “Mapuguaquén – The Sound of the Earth”; that were funded by Fondart 2016 and PRAE Corfo 2017, won a Green Product Award in Germany, a Special Mention at Salone Satellite at Salone del Mobile de Milán, were finalist at Bienal Iberoamericana de Diseño, BID16, Madrid, short-listed for the “Sello de Excelencia en Innovación” of the National Council of Arts and Culture in Chile.
Collaborations During the last years we have worked together with many great professionals such as Ricardo Lopes – Olarikaya, Romina Sandrock, Ana Catalá, Pascuala Ilabaca & Fauna, Marieke Rodenburg – Philming, Laura Cini, Kiné Doc – Claudio Giapponesi, Mick Csaky – Antelope South Ltd., Nicasio Luna, Jörg Grossmann – Greenfilm, The Home Project – Álbio Nascimento & Kathi Stertzig, Four Corners Media – Marie-Hélène Carleton & Micah Garen, Claudio Vergara, Carlos Cid, Victor Solís, Christian Saldia, Rodgers Hermosilla, Marcela Bahamonde, Carlos Yevenes, Daniela Poch, Eleonora Cesareo – Emme News, Carla Vidal Ferrandis, Impact Hub Berlin, Peter Ehwald & Ensemble Su, Andreas Plata, Kelvin Sholar, OnAir, Atef Ben Bouzid, Malte Jäger, David Reissner, Wekas Gaba, Daniela Poch – La Mano Ediciones, Marco Barra Cartes, Qian Sun, Milenka Heran, Rukalihuen, La Visual, FHXB Museum Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg
We have also worked for Adobe Founders Award, Association Internationale du Vin, Berlinale – Filmfestspiele des Bundes, Book a Street Artist, Cinema Chile, Claim – Neue Berliner Räume, Cluster Ganadero, CNN Chile, Costa Compagnie, COY11 at COP21, Desk Wanted, EMoP – European Month of Photography 2014, Dewar’s Whisky, Faux Images, Fossil Free, Frankfurter Buchmesse, Galerie Gillmeier Rech, Galerie Mario Mazzoli, Gestalten.TV, Greenpeace, Hotel 4 Youth, Humboldt Institut für Internet und Gesellschaft, INET Conference for New Economic Thinking + Young Scholars Initiative, Laureus World Sports Awards, Materadio Festival, Mediane – Media in Europe for Diversity Inclusiveness by the Council of Europe, O2 Think Big, Pear.tv, Pictoplasma, ProWein, Servicio Nacional de Turismo Chile, Social Media Week Berlin, Sticks & Stones JobSlam, Transmediale HKW, Pro Chile, Rai3, Spindler & Klatt, Städtische Galerie Bremen, WabeQ Bremen, Werkleitz Festival for Contemporary Art, Zeitkunst Festival, 350°.org, and the magazines Altair Magazine, Qué Pasa!, Placeres, Mercurio, PANTA Magazine, Casa.etc, Revista Nos, and book publication ” Telar Patagónico”.