Sandra Trostel
Sandra Trostel © Peter Hönnemann

Sandra Trostel is an independent filmmaker, digital storyteller and researcher based in Hamburg, Germany. The central issue of her work is the analysis of current and future social developments via the artistic examination of aspects of human interaction, with a particular focus on the effects of digitization. Depending on the given subject she makes use of different media and forms.

In 1998 Trostel started out as a film editor for documentaries, feature films, commercials and music videos. From 2008 onwards she began pursuing her own documentary projects like Utopia Ltd. or Everybody’s Cage – which are shown at international festivals, on cinema and TV. Here latest movie All Creatures Welcome is freely available under the Creative Commons Lizense (CC-BY-NC-SA 4.0).

Furthermore she participates in think tanks, theatre projects and workshops and is giving talks about her work.