Henrik Peschel was born in Hamburg in 1967. Starting off with music videos e.g. for Frank Black (Pixies) and Super 8 shorts, he worked as a DoP for well-known filmmakers such as Klaus Lemke. His own films include: ROLLO ALLER! (short, 1990), ROLLO ALLER! 2 (short, 1992), MADBOY (mid-length feature, 2008), DICKE HOSE – BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE OTTENSEN (mockumentary, 2009) and PETE THE HEAT (feature, 2010), for which he received the Montblanc Script Award at Filmfest Hamburg 2010.