[she / her] Managing Director / Producer - Story Development & Sensitivity Consulting
Sara Sommerfeldt has been working in the German theater and film industry for over twenty years. First as an actress, then also as a writer, director and producer of multimedia projects. After graduating as an actress from the HMDK Stuttgart, numerous theater engagements followed, including at the Schauspielhaus Bochum and the Staatstheater Stuttgart. She also regularly appeared in front of the camera for film and television productions and successfully initiated and realized her own theater projects. In 2009, she founded Voicemaniacs GmbH, as whose managing director she produced navi voices for the major navi manufacturers for ten years. In 2019, she released her album HERZ AUS GLAS, for which she realized several music videos in addition to the songs.
Through her commitment to more diversity and against abuse of power in the theater and film industry, she is in close exchange with numerous organizations and associations. For PQB, she regularly interviews well-known people from the cultural industry about equality, role models and future perspectives. As a sought-after expert on the topic of abuse of power, she is a regular guest on podcasts, panels and interviews. In 2021 she founded RISING GAZE to develop film, series and theater projects with a focus on an intersectional Female Gaze.