Janina is a great cook and believes that making a movie or a series is like cooking: it is all about the ingredients, experience and a perfect sense of timing, added to personal taste and creativity. Janina graduated from the Berlin School of Journalism as an Editorial Journalist in 1997 and holds a diploma in film directing from the University of Television and Film Munich. Her entire professional life bounces back and forth between fictional and non-fictional work. She has written, directed and produced fictional short films. Her work as a writer, director and supervising editor in unscripted television includes some of Germany’s most successful TV shows.