"They say: if you don't show your feelings, you have everything under control. If you get upset, you are unprofessional. But that also prevents a lot. For me, however, emotions, discourse and intellectuality are not in contradiction to one another."
Photo: Tatjana Turanskyj
Tatjana Turanskyj is one of the most important representatives of the present German feminist cinema. In addition to her work as a filmmaker, producer and author, Tatjana Turanskyj is a co-founder of Pro Quote Regie, the organization for gender justice and diversity in the film industry. In addition to lectures and workshops on "Women and Work", she has been a speaker on gender and film on various panels. With Jan Ahlrichs she founded the film production company turanskyj & ahlrichs GbR to revive the author film.
"Tatjana Turanskyj – fighter against inequality in film"
Irene von Alberti in conversation with Gabi Wuttke at Deutschlandfunk Kultur (19.09.2021)
Listen to contribution (German)
Her film THE DRIFTER is in the cinema distribution, DVD and VOD program of Filmgalerie 451 since 2011. In 2021, we released her short films on 451 on Demand.