Alexandra Kaufmann was born in Munich in 1979. After completing her studies in Economics in Munich and Cape Town, she took screenwriting courses with Martin Thau, Keith Cunningham and Tom Schlesinger before studying Directing at the ZeLIG – School for Documentary, Television and New Media in Bolzano. During and after her studies, she conducted research for episodes of Gernstl in Bavaria, Greece and Veneto, a TV series produced by Megaherz Film und Fernsehen for Bayerisches Fernsehen (BR). She has also contributed to the project 24h in Bayern by directing one of the protagonists under the supervision of director Volker Heise.
›› Las Hermanas de Rocinante | documentary | Evolution Film, Cinedokke, ZDF, ARTE, RSI | writer, director
›› Being You, Being Me | documentary | ZeLIG School for Documentary, Television and New Media | writer, director