Opitz Florian

Filmmaker, author and journalist. Studied History, Psychology as well as English and American Literature at the University of Heidelberg (Germany) and at the University of Cologne (Germany). Since 1998 documentary filmmaker. Awarded in 2009 for his feature film debut “Der Große Ausverkauf” with the “Grimme-Preis”. In 2012 Opitz’s second movie “Speed. Auf der Suche nach der verlorenen Zeit” started in German cinemas. The homonymous book has already been published in 2011 at “Riemann Verlag (Random House)” and in 2012 as a paperback edition at “Goldmann”. www.florian-opitz.net