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Meet the Experts: Casting II

Archived event Berlin 2020
Time / Location
Feb 26th 2020 / HAU3 - Houseclub
Guests
Anja Joos, Beatrice Kruger
Admission
For Berlinale Talents participants only | ticket required learn more
Casting director Beatrice Kruger (Casino Royale, The Life Aquatic) and artistic agent Anja Joos are no strangers to stardom. Indeed, their behind-the-scenes work has increased the momentum of many filmmaking careers, whether in Germany or abroad. Don't miss this chance to ask for their advice on how to make an impression online and in auditions and the principles behind successful casting.
Anja Joos

Anja Joos is the managing director of the agency Spielkind Berlin, where she represents German and international actors and directors. After working for over ten years in various areas of the film industry, she founded Anja Joos Management in 2009, which merged with Spielkind in 2017. She coordinated the Acting Studio at Berlinale Talents from 2010 until 2018.

Beatrice Kruger

As a casting director based in Rome she is responsible for CASERTA PALACE DREAM, THE CUT, THE WHOLLY FAMILY, THE AMERICAN, TEN WINTERS and MY MOTHER'S SMILE and for the European or Italian casting of TO ROME WITH LOVE, LETTERS TO JULIET, THE TOURIST, NINE, THE INTERNATIONAL, CASINO ROYALE, OCEAN'S TWELVE and many more. She is also founder of the European casting platform www.e-talenta.eu.