Rachel Lang was born in Strasburg in 1984. After two years studying philosophy and in parallel at the School for Dramatic Arts in Strasburg she went to the IAD in Belgium. Pour toi je ferai bataille (winner, among other awards, of the Silver Leopard at the Locarno Festival in 2010 and shown at Premiers Plans) is her graduation film. It starts a cycle on the theme of moving from adolescence into adulthood. Les Navets blancs empêchent de dormir (2011), her first professional short, was also selected at Premiers Plans. Produced by Chevaldeuxtrois in France and Tarantula in Belgique (and developed at the Ateliers d'Angers), Baden Baden Is Rachel Lang's first feature and the end of this trilogy.