Janina is a great cook and holds the believe 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 the 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.