Cordula Kablitz-Post studied German and English Literature and Theater Arts in Munich and Berlin, with an emphasis on film and television. She has written and directed numerous documentaries and artist’s portraits for the public broadcasters ARTE and ARD. In 1995 she founded the production company Avanti Media, which has since been awarded the Grimme Prize several times for the ARTE-documentary series INTO THE NIGHT WITH…. In 2001, she founded Avanti Media Fiction, through which she primarily produces and directs feature films and high-quality television and theatrical documentaries. The multi-awarded period movie IN LOVE WITH LOU – A PHILOSOPHER’S LIFE marked her feature debut.