buntfilm (english)

BuntFilm is a  Berlin-based film production company working with young talents of German and European filmmakers. The aim is the independent arthouse sector, for which BuntFilm is looking to produce and co-produce feature films and feature documentaries for theatrical, television and/or DVD-release.

Development, financing and production are the main focuses of the company. While constantly evolving the scope of its projects, BuntFilm also looks at the micro-budget filmmaking area, where relatively small budgets, together with strong creative forces can create honestly independent films, with many opportunities for distribution and breakout potential.

BuntFilms are honest, multifaceted and entertaining pictures!

BuntFilm was formed out of a long working relationsship between established independent producer Jost Hering and up-and-coming producer Maxim Juretzka.

Maxim Juretzka studied film & TV production at film school HFF Potsdam Babelsberg (2004-2009) and worked in multiple areas of film production (assistent PM, assistant director, production manager) since 2001. Since his graduation he works as a freelance production manager / executive producer for feature films & TV and produces with BuntFilm.

Jost Hering has produced or co-produced over 50 movies since 1989, specializing in debut or sophomore films of young German directors from the likes of Stefan Dähnert, Marc Ottiker, Anne Wild, Michael Klier or  Andreas Struck. His feature, short and documentary films have gathered critical acclaim at festivals worldwide and won numerous awards. Beside other engagements and his work with BuntFilm, he still produces under his own banner, Jost Hering Filme.   www.josthering.de