Sebastian Winkels

Sebastian Winkels, (*1968 in Kleve/Germany) graduated in cinematography from „Konrad Wolf“ Film University (Potsdam-Babelsberg). He lives in Berlin and has worked as a freelance director and editing coach. His documentaries and short films received numerous awards and have been screened at festivals in Venice, Rotterdam, Ouagadougou, San Francisco, New York, Nyon, Melbourne, Leipzig, Munich and Berlin. Sebastian Winkels also teaches at film schools and universities and develops creative documentary training programs. He has been working as a workshop tutor in various countries since 2005.


  • 2017Talking Money (83 min)
  • 2015My Beautiful Life (Don’t Swallow Everything) (86 min)
  • 2007The Herb Garden of Java (52 min)
  • 20063 Island Diaries (30 min)
  • 2004Falling Grace (14 min)
  • 20037 Brothers (86 min)
  • 2002Inside-Outside-Mongolia (21 min)
  • 2000partie lento (5 min)
  • 2000Oberstube (6 min)
  • 2000Hase & Igel (6 min)
  • 1998Volles Rohr (29 min)