Arne Kohlweyer was born in 1981 in Wolgast (Island of Usedom) in the former GDR and grew up in Berlin. In 2008 he finished his post-graduate studies in film direction at FAMU in Prague. Prior to that, he studied photography in Graz, Austria, literature in Frankfurt/Oder (Bachelor of Arts) and for one semester film theory at the University of Gothenburg in Sweden. Arne has made various short films and in 2009 he was selected as director for the 7th Berlinale Talent Campus, while his feature-length screenplay "Out of Time Man" was chosen for the Berlinale Script Station in 2009 and the Talent Project Market 2010. 2010/11 he developed his feature-length project "Summer Solstice" in the framework of the Academy for Children Media in Erfurt. Arne is member of the German Screenwriter's Guild (VDD) since 2010. He lives and works as an independent filmmaker in Berlin.
Locarno Summer Academy
European Short Pitch
Berlinale Talent Campus
FAMU - FILMOVÁ A TELEVIZNÍ FAKULTA AKADEMIE MÚZICKÝCH UMĚNÍ V PRAZE