Daniela Baumgärtl


Daniela stud­ied screen­writ­ing at the HFF Kon­rad Wolf film school in Pots­dam-Babels­berg and has worked as freel­ance scriptwriter since 2007. She has writ­ten and co-writ­ten fea­ture films, TV series and short films that have screened at fest­ivals (e.g. Ber­linale) and won prizes such as the First Steps Award (for Dígame – Tell me) and nom­in­a­tions (e.g. for Swiss Film Award Enemies in Love). After study­ing at the theatre, film and media depart­ment of Vienna Uni­ver­sity, Daniela has also worked as a script con­sult­ant and dram­at­urg In 2016, she was a ment­or of the Short Film Sta­tion of Ber­linale Talents.She is also a mem­ber of the European scriptwriters col­lect­ive “Dirty Dozen” (www​.dirty​dozen​.tv)

Recent Credits:

  • The Swallow, feature film, co-writer, Frame Film, SRF Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen, Switzerland
  • Marry me!, co-writer, Wueste Film, ZDF, Arte, Germany
  • Enemies in Love, feature film, co-writer, Dschoint Ventschr Filmproduktion AG, SRF, Switzerland


German, English


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