Frédéric Hambalek was born in 1986 in Karlsruhe, Germany. He majored in film studies and American studies at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz. As a writer, he won the Tankred Dorst Award of the Drehbuchwerkstatt München with his script ONE MAN’S HAPPINESS. The TV movie, produced for ZDF, would go on to be nominated for the Grimme Award. As a director, he was nominated for the Vimeo Best of the Year Award with his short film. MODEL OLIMPIA is his first feature film.
Filmography: Mountain Fever (2016)