Sandra Trostel (Germany)

Sandra Trostel is an independent filmmaker from Hamburg. After almost 19 years as editor for documentaries, feature films, commercials and music videos she began pursuing her own documentary projects and created several music videos, among others Pantha Du Prince, Deichkind or Phantom Ghost. Her first full-length documentary, Utopia Ltd., opened the section Perspektive Deutsches Kino at the Berlin Film Festival in 2011. It was shown at further international festivals in Mexico, the Netherlands and Austria, had a cinema run and was shown on German TV. After Everybody's Cage, a movie on John Cage, All Creatures Welcome is her third feature-length film.


  • Frau Selheim & Frau Ruis
  • Relax, It's Only Ghost
  • Mein Paradies ist orange
  • Ich weiß, dass du traurig bist
  • Utopia Ltd.
  • Everybody's Cage

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