Ulrike Kübler

Director, Producer, Editor, this is her debut film.

Kübler studied Cultural Anthropology and published her thesis „The Route to Europe – African Migrant Experience in the Maltese Context“ in 2010. Her book is also the scientific groundwork for Stepping Forward. She lives in Freiburg, Germany.

Casjen Ennen

Director, Producer, Camera, Editor

Ennen completed his Master´s degree in Media Design. He is Creative Managing Director of the moving image agency Bildwerkfilm, founded in Stuttgart in 2010.

Casjen Ennen

Simone Oesterle


Oesterle studied Online Media and Media Design in Furtwangen and Stuttgart. During these years she realised that her passion is documentay film. She completed her Master’s degree in 2013 and worked as a producer at simpleshow GmbH for two years. Since 2014 she is looking for the deeper meaning of media work and loves to use her resources for documentary projects, which focus on social issues. Stepping Foward is her latest one.

Simone Oesterle


Benjamin Wiedenbruch


Felix Beck


Felix Beck completed his studies in classical music at the University of the Arts in Bremen. Besides his work as a composer and producer of film- and mediamusic, he is a guitar player and part of several classic and pop-music projects. Felix Beck lives in Hamburg.