In The Making, Longlist - Short Film - Non Fiction
Shortlist - Short Film - Non Fiction
Short Film - Non Fiction
Winner - Silver


Sarah Fürstenberg


During the interview shoot, my team (including the cast Angelina Akpovo) were so overwhelmed by feeling that we had to take breaks. When I first met Angelina we talked for about 5 hours, non-stop, and we had such a strong connection.

Sarah Fürstenberg dedicates herself to create value-oriented commercials. She tells emotional stories with powerful moving pictures and always aims for exceptional, touching perspectives. After completing her Bachelor of Arts in "Directing" at Die Medienakademie Hamburg, she studied for one year "Directing Fiction" at the Film and Television Faculty of the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague. In 2020, she completed her Master of Arts in “Value-oriented Commercials" (Creative Producing) at the Hamburg Media School and gained professional experience in a production company. Since 2022 she has worked as a freelance director.