Lone Scherfig

Lone Scherfig

In her native Denmark, Lone Scherfig began her career directing award-winning commercials and television dramas. Her first feature as director, THE BIRTHDAY TRIP, was screened at the 1991 Berlin International Film Festival and “new directors”, MOMA New York. Her second feature, ON OUR OWN, won the Grand Prize at the Montreal Film Festival. Lone next wrote and directed Denmark's fifth official "Dogme 95" film, ITALIAN FOR BEGINNERS, which won among many other awards the Silver Bear Jury Prize for Best Director at the 2001 Berlin International Film Festival....

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Ulrich Seidl

Ulrich Seidl

Ulrich Seidl is an Austrian director, author, and producer. He started his career with award-winning documentaries such as GOOD NEWS (1990), ANIMAL LOVE (1995) and MODELS (1998). Seidl‘s first feature film DOG DAYS won the Special Jury Prize at the Venice Film Festival in 2001. IMPORT EXPORT (2007), the first film to be produced by his own production company Ulrich Seidl Film Produktion, was followed by his successful and multiple-award-winning PARADISE TRILOGY (2012), whose films had their premiere in the competition of the film festivals in Cannes, ...

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Malte Grunert

Malte Grunert

After attending law school Malte Grunert began working in the industry by producing documentaries and television at various companies including Bavaria Film and CLT UFA. From 2006 until 2009, he was head of the feature division at Studio Hamburg. In 2009, he founded the production company Amusement Park, which aims to create quality projects with commercial appeal for an international audience. In 2015 Daniel Brühl joined as a partner. Malte produced and co-produced 13 feature films to date, 6 of which were co-productions with the UK...

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Charles Collier

Charles Collier

Charles Collier is a lawyer and film agent. He studied at Cambridge University and practiced law at Allen & Overy and the West End firm Drew & Co. There, his media law practice focused on rights management, company law, and independent film finance. His business activities include producing for a number of film and television projects, including the award-winning TV drama TOP BOY. Charles is managing director and a founding partner of Tavistock Wood. The company is one of Europe’s leading artist management agencies and is specialist in the film, theatre, television and publishing industries. He represents a number of outstanding international artists...

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Marie Kreutzer

Marie Kreutzer

Marie Kreutzer was born in Graz, Austria, in 1977 and studied screenwriting at the Film Academy Vienna. Her first feature length film, THE FATHERLESS, premiered at the Berlin Film Festival in the Panorama Special sidebar in 2011, receiving Special Mention for ‘Best First Feature‘. Her second film, GRUBER IS LEAVING (2015), was nominated for the Austrian Film Award and won Special Mention as ‘Best Film‘ at the Zurich Film Festival. WE USED TO BE COOL is her third feature film. It depicts a couple of ‚bobo’ (bohemian-bourgeois)...

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Christoph Daniel and Marc Schmidheiny (DCM)

Christoph Daniel and Marc Schmidheiny (DCM)

In 2008, Christoph Daniel (32) and Marc Schmidheiny (32) founded the production company DCM together with Dario Suter in Berlin. Since then, the native Swiss CEOs are in charge of project development and production of DCM Pictures. Since Joel Brandeis joined the partners in 2010, they are a Swiss quartett. After the success of their feature film WAFFENSTILLSTAND, DCM decided to gain a foothold in distribution as well. In 2011, they partned up with the long-standing Berlin DELPHI Filmverleih, which they successfully refloated, and started distributing...

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Tobias Weber and Baptiste Planche

Tobias Weber and Baptiste Planche

Tobias Weber and Baptiste Planche are entrepreneurs exploring new ways of cinematic storytelling. Tobias Weber studied filmmaking at the London Film School. Baptiste Planche holds an MA in Sociology, History and Political Sciences. Together, they run the film production company &SÖHNE and the start-up for interactive movies CtrlMovie. With their award-winning productions for clients such as NIKE, FREITAG or UBS they always strived for attractive new ways of storytelling enabling unique branded entertainment experiences...

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