On thursday, November 29th at 22:00 pm my second theatrical feature SCHWESTER WEISS will be aired on SWR television, Germany.
It’s been four years since we made the film. It took a year after the festival première to cinema release, another year of lawful waiting for a first tv première on arte tv in Germany and France and another one to be finally shown within the programme of our home broadcaster SWR.
It surely feels like coming home…
This Sunday, November 18th 2018 my Music video TUTORIAL, which I directed for the Band Ermöbel and was nominated for the MuVi Award in Oberhausen will be shown at short film festival KFFK N°12 in Cologne.
12:30 in the cinema ODEON as part of the children’s programme 8+
15:00 at FILMFORUM of the Museum Ludwig as part of the guest programme curated by art foundation SK-Kultur
available at Thalia, Amazon, Hugendubel, eBooks.de, luebbe.de
or for für 1,99 $ at Barnes And Noble
Please note, the eBook is available in German only.
a story about exclusion and trust
48 min in one continuous shot
written based on improvisations of nine of my acting graduates
On Friday, September 9th we will be showing the film project LETZTE BASTION of some of my Arturo acting school graduates at 9:30 pm at
Dillenburger Straße 67
Saturday, September 22nd at 9:30pm
Sunday, September 23rd at 8pm
Tickets can be reserved via email at
Please note: german only, there will be no subtitles
As part of the film collection rbb QUEER my debut SASHA will be shown once more on German TV. Thursday, July the 26th at 23:55 pm on rbb television Berlin.
And I’m very happy about this.
Today is the day my first novel is released! LUCID, which I had the pleasure cowriting with Christoph Mathieu, is published as an eBook by Bastei Lübbe publishers in Germany.
If you read German, get it anywhere where there are eBooks — i.e. here. And to check, if your German is truly good enough, you can find a reading sample here.
In this music video, ten women actors present what it means to cry for the camera and how it can be done in ten steps… Among them grand thespians like Corinna Harfouch (the Downfall) and known german comedians such as Petra Nadolny. In this interactive version, you can chose who you want to watch struggling for ‘fake tears‘ TUTORIAL interaktiv…
Christoph Mathieu and I wrote our 600 page scifi-thriller LUCID during a long, back-aching winter.… Unfortunately for all english speakers there is no translation yet. Of course you’re welcome to practice your german with this 😉
Young artist Signe Mortensen has been a vivid lucid dreamer all her life: In her sleep she can do anything and be anyone she can imagine.
To the neurologist Fabian Hardenberg she is not only his great love, but also his ticket to scientific success. Her unique abilities are key to a science project that might enable manipulations of human memories. But whererever there is great power, the worst in man lurks around the corner …
from october 10th 2018
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My feature film Schwester Weiß (The Prodigal Sister) will be screened once again this friday, may 11th 2018 at 20:00 h at Cineplex Münster for the 101st Katholikentag (catholics’ day).
It’ll be in good company — following a preview of Wim Wender’s new documentary about Pope Francis, which my scholarship father Wim will attend in person. A very catholic film screening indeed, but I’m sure non-catholics and non-believers will be welcome, too 🙂