Katrin Rothe is working as an freelance film-director. In nearly all her works she combines animation with other genres, preferably feature length documentaries on social issus. She was born in East Germany. 1990 she moved to Berlin and studied ‚fine art -experimental filmmaking’ at the University of Art Berlin and CSM London. After she founded Karotoons, a Berlin Label who produced animations for TV and internet. Since 2012 she is the producer of her films too. She is the winner of several film awards.