Director, Assistant director, Screenplay, Sound, Producer
Hachenburg

Biography

Bastian Günther was born in Hachenburg, Westerwald on September 3 1974. He studied teaching at Cologne University and then joined broadcaster WDR as a freelancer. As assistant director he worked with Martin Martschewski and Christian Petzold. His dffb graduation film "Ende einer Strecke" received the First Steps Award in 2006.

His feature film debut "Autopiloten", which interweaved the life paths of four utterly different people, premiered at the 2007 Berlin IFF and later was awarded a prize at the Television Festival in Baden-Baden. In 2013, Günther's second full-length feature premiered at Sundance: "Houston" depicts the descent of a an alcoholic job headhunter (Ulrich Tukur), who vainly tries to get his life back on track. The film was released in Germany in December 2013.



 

FILMOGRAFIE

2019/2020
  • Director
  • Screenplay
  • Executive producer
2014/2015
  • Director
  • Screenplay
2014
  • Director
  • Screenplay
  • Sound
2012
  • Director
  • Screenplay
2011-2013
  • Director
  • Screenplay
2006/2007
  • Director
  • Screenplay
2005
  • Director
  • Screenplay
2004/2005
  • Assistant director
2004
  • Director
  • Screenplay
  • Interviews
  • Producer
2001
  • Director
2000
  • Director