Meet the Telescopes!
Screenwriter, Director, CEO and Co-Founder
Reza is the screenwriter, co-director and editor of RICHARD THE STORK (US: A Stork's Journey / DE: Überflieger - Kleine Vögel, Großes Geklapper / FR: Le Voyage De Ricky), the critically acclaimed and commercially successful co-production by Knudsen & Streuber Medienmanufaktur, Ulysses Filmproduktion, Walking the Dog, Melusine & Den Siste Skilling. He has a background in film editing, marketing and games development.
Producer and Co-Founder
Maite has extensive experience in animated feature film production, development and financing. Her credits (for Ulysses Filmproduktion) include OOOPS! NOAH IS GONE... (DE: Ooops! Die Arche ist weg... / US: All Creatures Big and Small / UK: Two By Two / FR: Oups! J'ai raté l'arche…), NIKO & THE WAY TO THE STARS (US: The Flight Before Christmas / DE: Niko - Ein Rentier hebt ab), NIKO 2 - LITTLE BROTHER, BIG TROUBLE (UK: The Magic Reindeer / DE: Niko - Kleines Rentier, Großer Held / FR: Niko le petit renne) and many more.
Legal Expert and Co-Founder
Henner is a legal expert and knows the special professional situation of creatives also from own experience as a gallery owner. He was legal adviser of the Screenwriters Guild of Germany (VDD) and focuses on cinematic and copyright law. He has negotiated contracts with many film producers, broadcasters and publishers, always with a focus on bringing creative processes to a mutual success of the contractors through well-balanced contracts.
Screenwriter and Co-Founder
Ulla studied English literature, philosophy and political science in Plymouth, UK, and Munich. From 1997, Ulla worked as a senior script editor at GREENLIGHT MEDIA AG on the script development of animated series and feature films. Since 2001 she works as an independent author, dramaturg and script doctor in Berlin and writes and supervises both live-action and animation projects. In 2014, her first novel appeared.
Producer and Co-Founder
Roshanak began working in the film industry as a festival coordinator and production manager. In 1999, she started her first production company Flying Moon, together with Helge Albers and Konstantin Kröning. Until 2014 they produced arthouse films, with over 30 international awards, among them the German Film Award in Gold and the Prix Europe Iris.
In 2012, Roshanak launched another company, LudInc together with Jan von Meppen, in order to produce Serious Games. LudInc’s first game, ‘Professor S.’, was already nominated for the European Innovative Games Awards and named a Pioneer of new education by the Lego Foundation in 2014.
In 2014, she teamed up with Jani Thiltges and Claude Waringo, starting In Good Company in Berlin. The focus of IGC is on international co-productions, with an emphasis on European features, aiming to entertain on a smart level.
Roshanak also works as an expert and consultant for various institutions and training organisations such as MEDIA MUNDUS and EAVE. She is a member of the German Film Academy as well as the European Film Academy, an EAVE graduate and group leader.