“We seek out projects that have a special regional and cultural character, projects that cross borders and encourage us to think beyond boundaries.”
Komplizen Film was founded by Janine Jackowski and Maren Ade (“Toni Ardmann”) during their film studies days. Nowadays, it is one of the most successful production companies in Europe, earning Oscars and prestigious awards around the world. The company’s primary focus is on developing art house feature films, simultaneously managing directors and producers. Heiss and Kiraly’s masterclass, will focus on the special connection between director and production company, a sometimes essential ingredient for creating award-winning films.