1974 born in Hamburg

1995-96 Music- and Communication science at Humboldt Universität Berlin
1996-02 Directing/Film at Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg
2007    The Business of the Film Industry + Acting for the Camera at UCLA/Los Angeles

2000    awarded with the Caligari-scholarship of the Filmakademie B.W.
2004    scholarship of the Akademie der Künste Berlin (‚Junge Akademie‘)
2007    scholarship of the Villa Aurora/Los Angeles

lives in Berlin