Judith Weiler - writer/producer
Judith Weiler (born 1986) is a creative producer and the CEO/founder of Butterfilm, based in Cologne (Germany). After her studies in communications and literature at the University of Erfurt, she started her filmmaking career by working as an assistant director, assistant production manager and junior producer on various national and international film and TV productions. Since 2013 she was mostly employed as a junior producer at 2Pilots Filmproduction and augenschein Filmproduktion in Cologne. While gathering hands-on experience, she participated in the International Producing program of the ifs international film school in Cologne. In 2015 she started her own company Butterfilm with a scholarship of the Mediengründerzentrum NRW and since then realized several short and middle length films as well as a first feature as a producer. Judith is an Alumna of Rotterdam Lab 2017 and Cannes Producers Workshop 2018. Over the past years she has also trained her writing skills by taking classes with Keith Cunningham, Pilar Alessandra, Tom Schlesinger, Scott Myers and Morgan Gendel. She is (co-) writing on some of Butterfilm projects and aims to specialize her career on creating and producing TV series.