Jens Meurer


Biografie"Jens Meurer Date of Birth 1963, Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany Mini Biography Jens Meurer moved to South Africa when he was 12. He studied at Balliol College in Oxford, England, at Sciences-Po in Paris, France and at Columbia University, New York, USA. He received the European Academy Award as 'Documentary Filmmaker Of The Year' 1995. He is currently serving as a member of the German Government Advisory Group on film finance. Jens directed and/or produced more than twenty films in Russia and the former Soviet Union. His first proper job was as a sports reporter and sub-editor on the 'West Rand Times' in Krugersdorp, South Africa." []