Valerie Heine – Director / Writer / Line Producer
Valerie Heine was born in Berlin in 1985. She studied philosophy and art history at the FU-Berlin before shifting her focus to filmmaking after attending the SF Art & Film workshop and Method acting courses at the Actors Center of San Francisco. She received a scholarship from the Berkeley Film Institute in 2008. Returning to Germany, Valerie graduated from Academy of Media Arts Cologne with Masters degree (Diplom). During her film studies “El carro azul” was realized as part of an exchange program with the International Film School San Antonio de los Baños in Cuba. Valerie Heine is currently working on her first feature -length movie. She is the founder of Pluma Film along with Ziya Aktas.