Villa Aurora Grant Recipients | 2020

Jan, Feb, Mar

Henk Handloegten | Filmmaker

Henk Handloegten | © Joachim Gern
Henk Handloegten | © Joachim Gern

Henk Handloegten studied film at the German Film and Television Academy Berlin and has received several awards for his diploma film "Paul Is Dead". This was followed by further successful movies like "Learning to lie down" and "Summer Window" as well as some television movies which were all nominated for the Grimme Prize. Among others, Handloegten worked on the script for "Good Bye, Lenin!" (2003). Together with Tom Tykwer and Achim von Borries, he is responsible for the internationally successful series BABYLON BERLIN as a showrunner, screenwriter and director.

During his fellowship at Villa Aurora, Henk Handloegten will work on a new drama series.

Henk Handloegten's fellowship is supported by Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg