Matti Geschonneck, born in Potsdam on May 8, 1952, is the son of well-known Brechtian and DEFA actor Erwin Geschonneck. ". Hhe dedicated himself to the small screen for 18 years and would direct many, often multi award-winning features. Lately, he received the Student Jury Award at the Television Film Festival in Baden-Baden in 2015 as well as the Goldene Kamera Award in 2016 for his production “EIN GROSSER AUFBRUCH”.
Film: In Times of Fading Light (2017)
Frederick Lau was born in Berlin in 1989 and has established himself in recent years as one of the most outstanding actors of his generation. He had his first lead in a feature film in Andreas Kleinert’s “Head Under Water” (Freischwimmer, 2007), followed by the major success with “The Wave” (Die Welle, 2008).
Film: My Brother Simple (2017)
Lars Kraume was born on February 24, 1973 in Chieri, Italy, and he grew up in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. His feature film “THE PEOPLE VS FRITZ BAUER” (2015) won numerous Awards, amongst them the Audience Award for Best Picture at the Locarno International Film Festival and six awards at the German Film Awards 2016.
Film: The Verdict (2016)
Born 1982 in Lucerne (Switzerland), Michael Koch studied from 2003–2008 at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne and also worked as an actor.Polar received a Special Mention at the 2009 Berlin International Film Festival and the German Camera Award as well as the German Short Film Award 2009.
Film: Marija (2016)