Julia von Heinz was born in 1976 in Berlin. After a degree in Cinematography, she worked as an assistant to Rosa von Praunheim at the “Konrad Wolf” University of Film and Television in Potsdam-Babelsberg. In 2007 she founded Kings & Queens Filmproduktion with John Quester. Her films have won important awards including the German Film Award, Bavarian Television Award and Golden Sparrow and were shown at many international festivals. A selection of her films include: NOTHING ELSE MATTERS (2008), NOBLE COMMITMENTS (doc, 2009), HANNI & NANNI 2 (2011), ROSA'S CHILDREN (2012, an episode film with the directors Chris Kraus, Axel Ranisch, Robert Thalheim, and Tom Tykwer), HANNA'S JOURNEY (2013), I'M OFF THEN (2014), KATHARINA LUTHER (TV, 2016), TATORT - FOR EVER AND YOU (TV, 2018), and AND TOMORROW THE ENTIRE WORLD (2019).