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Ansgar has worked in different areas of the film, oncl. assistant director on international film in Germany.. In 1999, he founded forseesense., and In 2001 he produced and directed a short film ‘Covered with Chocolate’ – nominated for Golden Bear Award, Berlin Film Festival. In 2004 he started a short films project DAYDREAMS www.WeNeedYourTalent.com.
In 2014 he shot ‘Bach in Brazil’ is his first feature film, a Ger/Brazilian co-production with Disney International.
Green Shoots in Children's and Family Film
New ways to make Children’s and Family films outside the studio system? Using public and TV rights e.g. 'Bach in Brazil’ in Germany or possibly via Film Cymru’s new support for a development deal with Chicken House in the UK? Join us to discover how to do it. 'Bach in Brazil’ is currently still playing in cinema after 15 weeks on release in Germany. Listen to Ansgar Ahlers describe how the combination of German Public Funds, a TV deal and a pre-sale to Disney international saw this film about a music teacher in a Brazilian Children’s prison take the indie…
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