Michael Rösel was born in 1971. He studied Directing at the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg and focused his thesis on commercials. Since 2003, he has been working as a freelance director for advertising and image films on behalf of various agencies and clients such as Mercedes-Benz , Microsoft , DFB , Avira , McDonald's , Haribo , Chupa Chups , Trumpf , Vitana , Merck and others. He also realized the first season of the highly successful series LAIBLE UND FRISCH. DOLORES is his feature film debut.