Villa Aurora Grant Recipients | 2011

Jan, Feb, Mar

Sonja Heiss | Filmmaker

Sonja Heiss
Sonja Heiss
born in Munich
studied documentary at the Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München
lives in Berlin

Filmmaker Sonja Heiss is currently working on a script for her second feature movie Mother's Little Helpers. Her debut feature movie HOTEL VERY WELCOME was presented at the Berlinale 2007 and her short films KARMA COWBOY and CHRISTINA OHNE KAUFMANN have been awarded numerous international prizes. In addition to her activities as screenwriter Sonja Heiss is also working on a collection of stories, which will be published by Berlin Verlag in the fall of 2011.