Simon(e) Jaikiriuma Paetau

The son of German father and a Colombian mother, Simon PAETAU (1986, Germany) has lived in Colombia, Germany and Cuba. Since the age of 13 he has been working as an actor and dancer in theatre productions. He was educated at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne and the EICTV film school in Cuba. Since 2006, Paetau has been realising his own film and art projects.


(selection) Rolltreppe abwärts (2005, short), Paloma (2006, short), El otro lado de la ciénaga (2007, short), 4 Movements for the Body (2007, short doc), Oury Jalloh (2008, short doc), Purpurpracht (2009, instal), Lua Verde (2011, short), Mila Caos (2011, short)