Script Consulting for International Co-productions, Feature Films and Novel-to-Film Adaptations
Member of the Association of German Cinema and TV Consultancy (VeDRA e.V.)
Since 1993 working in TV and Film with experience as Assistant to the executive producer and Production Assistant for production companies such as UFA, ndF and TeamWorx.
1996 Scholarship by the Film Board Berlin-Brandenburg as Dramaturgical Assistant at the „Step by Step“ program of the Master School Drehbuch.
1997-2000 Assistant Director for films, such as „Drei Chinesen mit dem Kontrabass“ by Klaus Krämer, the historical ZDF mini-series „Sturmzeit“ by Bernd Böhlich, or the RTL series „Puma“.
Since 1999 Freelance Reader, Script Advisor, and Book Scout for TV channels, Film Funds, Distributors and Production companies, such as: Road Movies, German Columbia Pictures, Boje Buck & Delphi, Sat1.
2003-2008 Script Advisor, Book Scout and Author at the development department at ndF Berlin
2007-2008 Tutor at Film School Hamburg-Berlin und Member of the Jury
2008-2011 Lecturer for Script Development at the Film Acting School Berlin
Since 2008 Script Expert for European Film funds: MEDIA Program and Eurimages
Since 2009 Founder of the BuchScout Agency, since then working as international Script Consultant, Script Expert and Sales Agent for film rights. Working languages: German, French, English
Script Consulting for Series
CV will follow
The BuchScout Agency cooperates on projects with professional dramatic advisors for the Association of German Cinema and TV Consultancy (VeDRA e.V.):
Kyra Scheuer, Angela Heuser, Marcus Patrick Rehberg, Frauke Schmickl, Vera Richter, Alex Heneka
Mark David Hatwood
Screenwriting & Translation & Script Polishing
1977 bis 1979 Art and Media Sciences studies at the South Bristol College.
1977-1994 Drummer in different British bands such as „The New Seekers“, „Johnny Hates Jazz“ and „Mud“.
1983-2002 Score writer, Composer and Songwriter for films and television in Great Britain and Germany.
2004 His novel „Marcello ́s Date“ is successfully published by Rutten & Löening, and as „Marcello, Marcello“ was adapted to a multi award winning film directed by Denis Rabglia, its premier celebrated at the Locarno Film Festival.
Since 2005 Lives and works as a writer and screenwriter in Cornwall in the UK.
Since 2009 Translator and Script Polisher for the BuchScout Agency
Von 1994 Theatrical studies at the theatre „Éole du Passage“, and German language and European studies at University VIII in Paris and Queens College bei New York.
2003 Professional training „Acting in front of a camera“ at Pygmalion Studio, Paris
2002-2008 Translator and consecutive interpreter for publishers such as L ́Arche, art projects such as „25 seconds” by Angela Middendorf & Andres Schmanski, and German and French cultural institutions such as „Culture et Liberté“, „Cemea“, „Ficemea“, „Infa Europe“ in France, „Work and Life“, „Dock Europa“ and „IKAB“ in Germany, as well as for the European project „P.E.D.A.L”.
2007-2009 Assistant to WDR correspondents Andreas Teska und Johannes Durchrow
Since July 2009 Coordinator at ONDA for the European Theatre Exchange Program SPACE
Since 2009 Translator for the BuchScout Agency.
Other translators and polishers the BuchScout Agency works together with are:
Coraline Grandin, Guilvic Le Cam, Ian Burley, and Steven Trop