MATTHIAS ABERLE / Director, Author, Producer / Germany
Matthias Aberle studied directing in Paris and filming in Berlin. As director he has worked for film, television, radio, and print. His written works have been published in newspapers, magazines, and by Diogenes publishing house. He has staged theatrical works at spectacular locations including the aquarium at the Berlin Zoo (Waiting for Godot), the Berlin Cathedral (The inaugural speech of the American female Pope), and Rheinsberg Castle (A Midsummer Night’s Dream). His work in theater, incorporates music videos and film. Matthias Aberle is the director, author, and producer of numerous films, screenplays, and plays.
CÉSAR CHARLONE / Director of Photography, Director / Uruguay
César Charlone attended the Escola Superior de Cinema Sao Luis in Sao Paulo and worked as a camera assistant. In 2002, his collaboration with Brazilian director Fernando Meirelles began with „City of God.“ The film brought César Charlone an Oscar nomination for Best Cinematography. In 2007, he directed „The Pope’s Toilet.“ The film was selected as Uruguay’s official entry for the 80th Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. In 2006, he was nominated for the BSC Award for Best Cinematography for „The Constant Gardener“. César Charlone is a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
VANGELIS PAPAGEORGIOU / Musician, Composer / Greece
A very well trained Composer with ability to compose in many different styles of music (from contemporary classical music to jazz, rock, electronic and ethnic) composing and arranging music for film, TV and theaters. After finishing the MA Post Production – Composing course he feels ready to respond to any challenge coming from this field. He has also a great experience in teaching music as he has been Course Leader and Artistic Director for many years at Conservatoire of Kalamaria, Thessaloniki.