Was born in Berlin in 1974. After his schooling in the USA and Germany, he worked as an assistant director for the Berlin Ensemble theater and studied at the Free University Berlin and the "Konrad Wolf" University of Film & Television.
He is the publisher of the cultural periodical Plotzki and has written a book about Andrzej Wajda. Also a theater writer and director, his films include: Um vier Uhr plötzlich ging die Welt unter (documentary, 1996), Zeit ist Leben (short, 2000), Granica (short, 2002), Three Percent (short, 2002), Ich (short, 2003), Netto, And Along Come Tourists and Westwind. (German Films)