born in Berlin
Work in the printing house “Neues Deutschland” as an unskilled worker and internship in the workshops of the Technical School for Advertising and Design (FWG) Berlin
1982 – 1983
Traineeship in the graphics department of GDR television/director’s training workshop
1983 – 1988
Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst Leipzig (Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig), diploma with a video work
1988 – 1990
Work for GDR television
Since 1988, videotapes and installations, printed graphic works, animations and documentary films. as well as moving image design and experimental video projects for various television stations and film production companies. VFX and animation for Alexander Sokurov (Russian Ark, Father and Son), Peter Greenaway (The Tulse Luper Suitcases), Jutta Brückner (Hitlerkantate), Damir Lukaevic (Transfer), Matthias Glasner (BLOCHIN), among others.
Participation in film and video festivals worldwide. Betina Kuntzsch lives and works in Berlin.