matthias jochmann

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born in 1987 in Germany. Since 2001 he worked as performer at several theaters in Bonn/Germany. Since 2004 he worked as a directors assistant at theaters like Thalia Theater Hamburg, Deutsches Theater Berlin, Staatstheater Stuttgart, Maxim Gorki Theater Berlin (with directors like Christoph Schlingensief, Luk Perceval, Jan Bosse, Werner Schroeter, among others) and at theaters in Santiago de Chile. He studied at the Institute for Applied Theater Studies, where Heiner Goebbels was one of his most important teachers. In 2011 he also took classes in acting and directing in Santiago de Chile.
In 2004 Matthias was co-founder of the film production SceneMissing, where he worked as scriptwriter, co-producer and line producer, especially for the feature film ‚Rolltreppe abwärts‘ which was published in cinemas all across Germany in 2006.
Since 2012 he staged numerous theater productions in Germany, Argentina and China. His works were invited to the National Theater of Greece and to festivals in China, Poland, England, Germany, Austria.
Since 2014 Matthias works as cultural manager, producer, writer, sound designer and director on various documentary formats, such as radio documentaries for German radio stations but also for film. In 2017 he is artistic supervisor of the film project ‚Film Walks‘, which was premiered as guest screening at the Berlin International Film Festival 2018. Further works are realized in Portugal, South Korea, Indonesia and Palestine.

Matthias received various scholarships and grants in Germany, China, Japan and South Korea.

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