Viviane Blumenschein was born in Germany and currently resides in Berlin, working as an international documentary and commercial filmmaker. She has her qualifications in Cultural Studies and gained her first experiences in film through working with diverse international commercial and feature film directors as an assistant director. In her earlier works, she filmed and edited herself and became an editor for film trailers working for companies such as X-Filme, Warner and Kinowelt.
Apart from directing commercials, her passion lies in documentary filmmaking where she is recognized for her moving and progressive stories with a strong visual and artistic approach. Viviane’s directorial work is also often regarded as authentic in storytelling, emotional and commanding in visual composition and music sensibility. She is inspired by the minute of every day life and beauty.