aboutBORN IN THE BRAND NEW YEAR OF ´75, IN BADEN-WUERTTEMBERG, GERMANY. MOM´S GERMAN, DAD IS FRENCH, PASCAL GOT THE BEST OF BOTH.

IN ´93 HE GRADUATED FROM HIGH-SCHOOL IN PENNSYLVANIA, USA.

EXTENSIVE TRAVELLING ACROSS SOUTH AMERICA MADE HIM FLUENT IN SPANISH AND PROPELLED HIM INTO  A LIFE OF FILMMAKING.

FROM 2000 HE STUDIED AT THE FILMAKADEMIE BADEN-WUERTTEMBERG, WHERE HE RECEIVED A SCHOLARSHIP TO ATTEND THE FAMOUS BUDAPEST CINEMATOGRAPHY MASTERCLASS. IN 2005 HE MASTERED IN CINEMATOGRAPHY.

NOW BASED IN BERLIN.



Awards:

BEST FEATURE DEBUT @ Filmkritikerpreis 2016 for VERFEHLUNG
AUDIENCE AWARD @ Santa Barbara Int. Film Festival 2016 for VERFEHLUNG

BEST FEATURE -  Lola in bronze @ DEUTSCHER FILMPREIS 2015 for ZEIT DER KANNIBALEN
BEST SCREENPLAY@ DEUTSCHER FILMPREIS 2015 for ZEIT DER KANNIBALEN

VERFEHLUNG in COMPETITION at 36.FILMFESTIVAL MAX-OPHÜLS .
BEST FEATURE at CINEWORLD RECKLINGHAUSEN for VERFEHLUNG


Günther-Rohrbachpreis 2014 for BEST ACTORS & FILMKRITKERPREIS 2014 BEST FEATURE & BEST SCREENPLAY
BEST ACTOR & Nomination for BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY for ZEIT DER KANNIBALEN

 
HYPO FÖRDERPREIS DEUTSCHER FILM in 2008 two nominations for FRIEDLICHE ZEITEN
CANNES PROMO LIONS 2007 SHORTLIST for DAD´S DEAD

STUDIO HAMBURG AWARD BEST FEATURE 2006 for URLAUB VOM LEBEN
NOMINATION FIRST STEPS AWARD "URLAUB VOM LEBEN"
"URLAUB VOM LEBEN" OPENING FILM at 39. INT. HOFER FILMTAGE
BEST FILM at ABGEDREHT INT. SHORT FILM FESTIVAL for THE WORLD IS YOURS


GERMAN CINEMATOGRAPHY AWARD 2005 NOMINATION for"THE WORLD IS YOURS"
GERMAN CINEMATOGRAPHY AWARD 2005 NOMINATION for STORYTELLING MAN
KODAK CAMERA AWARD 2004 for "THE WORLD IS YOURS"
INT. AUDIENCE AWARD, PRIX DE RIRE FERNAND RAYNAUD
& PRIX CANAL+ at CLERMONT-FERRAND FESTIVAL for MEINE ELTERN
AUDIENCE AWARD for "MEINE ELTERN" at LOS ANGELES AFI FILMFESTIVAL

BEST STUDENT FILM at ASPEN SHORTSFESTIVAL for "MEINE ELTERN"
BEST FILM at FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE FILMETS BARCELONA for "MEINE ELTERN"
BEST EUROPEAN SHORTFILM at PRIX DU JURY PARIS XII for "MEINE ELTERN"
AUDIENCE AWARD at RIO DE JANEIRO INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL for "MEINE ELTERN"
BEST SHORT at STUDIO HAMBURG AWARDS for "MEINE ELTERN"
EASTMAN KODAK AWARD for "MEINE ELTERN" at 37. INT. HOFER FILMTAGE
AUDIENCE AWARD GOLD at SPOTLIGHT 2003 for HUNDRED PERCENT