DOK Leipzig 29. Oktober – 4. November 2018
61. Internationales Leipziger Festival für Dokumentar- und Animationsfilm
DOK Leipzig 29 October – 4 November 2018
61st International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film
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Saskia Walker

Saskia Walker

Selection Committee 2018

Saskia Walker Selection Committee 2018Photo: Susann Jehnichen

Saskia Walker was born in Cologne in 1970. She studied art history, French and Russian in Paris, Freiburg, Moscow and Berlin. Afterwards she completed postgraduate studies in film directing at the Academy of Media Arts in Cologne.


The filmmaker, curator and translator has been a co-editor of Revolver film magazine since 2008 and she has been on the selection committee for the Berlin International Film Festival's Berlinale Shorts section since 2011. In 2012, she curated the Hands on Fassbinder event programme in Berlin and a year later she founded the production company Sprechfilm.