Schuldenberg Films

Schuldenberg Films is an independent film production company based in Berlin and Bad Endorf. SBF focuses on the production of genre-bending fictional and non-fictional film works with a critical and political approach, spanning from feature films, documentaries and series to experimental art works.
SBF is run by producers Sophie Ahrens, Fabian Altenried and Kristof Gerega.




Drama, 81 minutes, color – Writer Tucké Royale – Director Johannes Schmit
Premiere Max Opühls Preis 2020 – Distribution SalzgeberSales Media Luna New Films
Awards Best Feature Film & Prize For Socially Relevant Film Max Ophüls Preis; Braunschweiger Filmpreis für Tucké Royale

Two Stones

Art, doc, 60 minutes, color – Writer & director Wendelien van Oldenborgh
Premiere FID Marseille International Competition 2020 – HKW (installation) 2019

1000 Smiles Per Hour

Drama, 15 minutes, black&white – Writer Anne Heier – Director Fabian Altenried
Premiere Edinburgh IFF / Sarajevo FF, 2017

Cinema Olanda

Art, doc, 17 minutes, colour – Writer & director Wendelien van Oldenborgh
Premiere Berlinale 2018 – La Biennale di Venezia (installation) 2017

Looking For Europe

Documentary, 34 minutes, colour – Writer & director Kristof Gerega
Premiere FilmFestival Cottbus 2018

Prologue: Squat / Anti-Squat

Art, doc, 34 minutes, colour – Writer & director Wendelien van Oldenborgh
Premiere La Biennale di Venezia, daad Berlin 2017

No Longer Our Homeland

Documentary, 92 minutes, colour – Writer & director Kristof Gerega
Coproduction w/ weltfilm (Ger), FilmArtProduction (PL), TVP (PL) Premiere Mostra São Paulo IFF 2016
Pantaflix VoD (TV version) – Trailer

Oilfields Mines Hurricanes

Experimental, 122 minutes, colour – Writer Collective – Director Fabian Altenried
Premiere IFF Rotterdam 2014

Amygdala postproduction

Drama, 29 minutes, color – Writer & director Fabian Altenried
Funded by BKM, FFF Bayern, Bezirk Oberbayern
Premiere Filmfest Dresden National Competition July 2021

Sirens postproduction

Experimental, 10 minutes, color – Writer & director Ilaria di Carlo
Coproduction w/ paradies (Ger) – Funded by BKM, Medienboard, Filmstiftung NRW

Piaffe preproduction

Thriller, ca. 80 minutes, color – Writer & director Ann Oren
Funded by BKM

Life is not a competition but I'm winning preproduction

Hybrid doc, ca. 70 minutes, color – Writer & director Julia Fuhr Mann
Coproduction w/ HFF Munich, 3Sat – Funded by FFF Bayern, Arri

The Silent Revolution production

Documentary, ca. 90 minutes, color – Writer & director Kristof Gerega
Coproduction w/ weltfilm (Ger) – Funded by Creative Media Europe

Papaya & Rüben development

Politcal cooking series, 6 x 25 inutes, color – Creators Daeng Khamlao & Kristof Gerega
Development funded by Medienboard

Lerow development

Fiction, ca. 120 minutes, color – Writers Fabian Altenried w/ Tucké Royale
Development funded by Medienboard


Schuldenberg Films
Sophie Ahrens, Fabian Altenried, Kristof Gerega

Hobrechtstraße 79
12043 Berlin

Langbürgnerseestraße 10c
83093 Bad Endorf

+49 30 55475478

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