About Me

Caroline Reucker

Caroline Reucker is a freelance filmmaker, director, producer and author.

Caroline was born in Marl/North Rhine-Westphalia in Germany in 1985. After graduating from high school, she first wanted to learn the practical aspects used in filmmaking and trained as a "media designer for image and sound". On the side, Caroline began to produce smaller, documentary films on her own.

Later she enrolled at Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg with a major in documentary film directing. There she learned about the great many ways of storytelling in documentaries. It was then that she developed her own cinematic style. Her films are characterized by an empathetic, open attitude and allow intimate insights into strange, unknown realities of life.

After graduating with a diploma she worked as a freelance producer, director and filmmaker in Ludwigsburg and Berlin. Since 2021 she lives and works in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.