Julia Penner comes from a political background. After graduating from the prestigous acting school „Ernst Busch“ in 2006, she worked as an actress in different theatres such as Stadttheater Konstanz und Schauspiel Frankfurt. She worked internationally in Paris, Armenia and Israel. After writing her first theatre play „Lev Shalem“ in Israel in 2012, she started studying „screenwriting“ at the dffb. Her short films have be shown at festivals such as Hof and Cannes. Currently she is developing her first feature with director Christian Schwochow. The agency players represent her.