Matt Schömer - director, producer, lecturer and passionate photographer
Matt was born in Munich. He graduated his film and animation studies in Stuttgart and Munich and then he worked for several agencies and companies in commercials, advertising and feature films. Lecturer at SAE Institute in dramaturgy, film history and analysis. He was a jury member at the 23 Film Festival in Baden-Württemburg. Matt loves to travel to distant lands. He documents his impressions using analogue photography in 35mm and medium format – almost exclusively in black and white. Melancholia and honesty play an essential role in his photography and stories. But telling stories using still photography is not the only important thing for him. He is equally passionate about directing and telling stories using moving images. the essential thing for him is to tell a story and explain the background and reasons for the story. Matt is working as a director, producer and photographer. He is based in Stuttgart.