About MovieBrats Pictures


MovieBrats Pictures is an independent film production house with offices in Berlin and Los Angeles, developing, producing, or co-producing commercial, high-quality theatrical feature and animated films. The company's focus lies on English-language, genre-driven entertainment, and high concept family films for audiences worldwide.

Their projects include the mystery thriller LOST PLACE 3D and the Russian-French-German supernatural drama ZOOLOGY, winner of the Special Jury Prize at Karlovy Vary and Best Picture at Fantastic Fest (see reviews at Screen Anarchy, The Guardian), among other awards. The film went on to play at TIFF, San Sebastian, Busan, BFI London, and many more festivals.

Upcoming projects include the 3D animated feature film HUMP, directed by Sundance Audience Award winner Amin Matalqa ("Captain Abu Raed") and Pete Dodd (Netflix's "Watership Down") (see announcement in Variety); the arctic horror thriller THE TUPILAQ, directed by Stephan Rick ("The Dark Side Of The Moon"); the 2D animated drama ADAM, directed by Ron Segal and David Nasser ("I Lost My Body"), and the 3D animated family comedy THE DUMPLING QUEEN, a co-production with China's Gravity Pictures ("The MEG"; see announcement in Variety).

Meet the Team


Esther Friedrich
CEO | Producer
+49 30 53 16 78 24
Alexander Weimer
CEO | Producer
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Tom Schirdewahn
VP Art & Creative
+49 30 53 16 78 21