Anatol Schuster, born in 1985, studied directing at the University of Television and Film in Munich. He realised various experimental short films and worked as 2nd AD for Edgar Reitz. A Perfect Place won the award “Dialogue en perspective” at the International Film Festival Berlin in 2015. His feature debut Air was internationally awarded. In 2017 he received the Wim Wenders Scholarship for his next feature Silence.