Short Żubrówka version // As a writer, film scholar and filmmaker Franziska is joyfully experimenting with transitions between Anna Karina dance moves, Social Realism and liminality in film as a narrative and art.
Extended Stronachie version // Franziska earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Film and Theatre Studies at Free University Berlin with a main focus on interdisciplinary fields between modern film theory and philosophy. She continued to study film directing at the University of TV + Film Munich and founded the inclusive film seminar „Asylum Film Academy“ in 2013. She also teaches film studies and filmmaking to collaborating clients with various academic and artistic backgrounds aiming to produce their own filmic work. Franziska has studied, travelled and worked in the United States, Great Britain and New Zealand. Her film production collective „Chihuahua Arthouse“ was founded in 2016 producing short films and short form series, which have been screened at various festivals. Franziska also develops and hosts a Berlin based performance lecture series and currently works on a feature film.