Born in Freiburg im Breisgau, he grew up in Paris and attended courses in applied cultural studies in Hildesheim and San Francisco. He has taken part in stage productions, produced video installations for the theatre as well as concerts, and directed short films. He took up studies in directing at the German Film and Television Academy (dffb) in Berlin in 2005.
Source: 61. Internationale Filmfestspiele Berlin (Catalogue)