Director Original Production Scripted | Sky Deutschland

As Director Original Production Scripted Frank Jastfelder is responsible for the development and commissioning of all fictional content for Sky Deutschland – national as well as international. Amongst it the critically acclaimed series Das Boot, Der Pass and Acht Tage. He joined Sky in 2010 after several years as a freelance writer and filmmaker for various non-fictional TV-formats and documentaries on German television. His work was shown on various private and public TV channels such as arte, Bayerischer Rundfunk, The History Channel and RTL.

His professional career started in 1992 as a copywriter for acclaimed ad agency Scholz & Friends in Hamburg. Later he joined TV production company Me, Myself & Eye (MME) as an editor. There, among other things, he wrote and directed four episodes of the critically acclaimed documentary series Pop 2000 (ARD), which was awarded with the Adolf Grimme Preis.

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