DISCUSSION “PERSPECTIVES ON GERMAN CINEMA”
Daniel Carsenty was born in Frankfurt in 1982. He worked as a journalist for the WDR and RTL. From 2008 until 2014 he studied cinematography at the Film University Babelsberg.
After Theresa graduated with an MA in History from Oxford University, she studied Fiction Directing at the National Film & Telivision School in Beaconsfield (UK). Her first short Film Gecko was nominated for the Golden Bear at the Berlinale in 2007. The script for Theresa’s first feature film-Vier Könige- was nominated for the Deutscher Drehbuchpreis early in 2014.
Florian Gallenberger, Honorary Patron of the 4th Festival of German Cinema.
Born in Munich in 1972, Gallenberger studied directing at the renowned Munich Academy of Television and Film. He won the Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film in 2001 with graduation film Quiero ser (I want to be ...). Gallenberger’s debut feature, SHADOWS OF TIME (2005), won the Bavarian Film Award as Best First Feature Film. In 2009 JOHN RABE won 4 German Academy Awards, including best film.