Freya Stewart

Born in Berlin in 1964. Her childhood ended at the age of sixteen when she moved into a shared apartment with some artists in Berlin-Kreuzberg. After affairs with art and music, she returned to her true love, the written word. As part of her journalistic activities, Freya Stewart worked as a Hollywood correspondent for various women’s magazines, producer and assistant to a Hollywood producer. She wrote for the American weekly LA Weekly. She studied screenplay at the University of Southern California, USC, Los Angeles and at the dffb in Berlin. Since 1996, she has edited countless scripts and translated several of them. Freya Stewart has worked on many productions in recent years as a dramaturge, script doctor, editor, chief author and writer. She lives in Berlin and writes in German and English.

 

Various scriptdoctoring assignments a few weeks before shooting starts regarding content and structure

Screenplay funding 2018 BKM for the cinema project “Summer School” together with Jovan Arsenic

EWIG DEIN

Kinofilm 2018/2019
Adaptation of the novel of the same name by Daniel Glattauer
Production: Mona Film

LIFE IS A ZOO

Development of a television series in Prague (in English) 2018

SENORES PAPAS

TV series adaptation for Slovakia 2017
Concept and delivery to local authors (in English)
Series runs very successfully

ANNE UND DER KÖNIG VON DRESDEN

TV movie 2016
in collaboration with Lars Morgenroth
R: Karola Meeder
P/S: UFA Fiction/ZDF

DIE HOCHZEIT MEINER SCHWESTER

TV-movie 2013
edited by Ronald Mühlfellner
R: Marco Serafini
P/S: Bavaria Filmproduktion/ ARD Degeto

KÜSTENWACHE: RACHE, KALT SERVIERT

TV-series 2012
in collaboration with Andreas Hug
R:  Zbynek Cerven
P/S: Opal Film/ ZDF

KÜSTENWACHE: TEUFLISCHE LIST

TV-series 2012
in collaboration with Andreas Hug
R: Zbynek Cerven
P/S: Opal Film/ ZDF

EIN SOMMER IN DEN BERGEN

TV-movie 2012
in collaboration with Stefanie Sycholt
R: Jorgo Papavassiliou
P/S: teamWorx/ZDF

KÜSTENWACHE: Eisige Stille

TV-series 2012
in collaboration with Andreas Hug
R:  Raoul W. Heimrich
P/S: Opal Film/ ZDF

IM FALSCHEN LEBEN

TV-movie 2011
script editing
Drehbuch: Regine Bielefeldt
R: Christiane Balthasar
P/S: teamWorx/MDR, ORF

ANNA UND DER PRINZ

TV-movie 2009
Dramaturgical advice
Autoren: Knut Boeser, Julian Pölsler
R: Julian Pölsler
P/S: OPAL Film/epo-film ORF/ZDF

KLINIK AM ALEX

Headauthor | series 2009
1. season (Episode 1-27)
P/S: teamWorx/Sat1

SPUR IM SCHNEE

feature film 2005
in collaboration with Robert Narholz
R: Robert Narholz
P: Lena Film