JAN KRÜGER, born in 1973, is a German director. His short film The Whiz Kids was awarded with the Silver Lion at the Venice International Film Festival. Krüger’s first feature film En Route received the Tiger Award at the International Film Festival Rotterdam. His second and third feature films premiered at the Berlin International Film Festival. // Films (selection): Freunde (The Whiz Kids, 2001, short), Unterwegs (En Route, 2004; CE’04), Tango a pasionado (2006, short), Hotel Paradijs (2007, short), Rückenwind (Light Gradient, 2009; CE’09), Auf der Suche (Looking for Simon, 2011), Die Geschwister (Brother and Sister, 2016).
Source: Crossing Europe 2016