Cosima Lange has been involved in performing arts since her grade school days. In 2003 she earned her degree in Production from the Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg. Her film Vakuum (2004, co-writer, producer) was nominated for Produzentenpreis Sehsuechte 2004 and screened at numerous film festivals, including Filmfest Munich 2004 (New German Cinema), Viareggio 2004, Sao Paolo 2004, Kolkata 2004, Houston 2005 (won: Gold Award), and Shanghai 2005. Together with Nina Klingen she founded the fliegende-fische-film production company in 2005. Chamamé marks her directorial debut.