Born near the Baltic coast of Germany, Katharina started her career as a production assistant and assistant director for commercials in Berlin, followed by an internship for X Filme Creative Pool.

She studied directing for feature film at the University of Television and Film Munich and graduated with the feature film and improv comedy “This Is Where I Meet You”.

Katharina is an alumni of the Joan Scheckel Filmmaking Labs, Los Angeles. Her films have been screened at various film festivals and her commercial projects have gathered awards at the Cannes Corporate Media & TV Awards, the New Media Award, Eurobest and been shortlisted at the Cannes Lions.

Her commercial clients include Audi, Deutsche Bahn, KFC, Lufthansa, Conduent, Xerox and Cancom.