Katrin Renz studied German Literature and Media Science at the Philipps-Universität in Marburg, Germany, and at the Thames Valley University in London, UK. During her studies she did a lot of internships at several broadcasters as well as publishers.
In 2001 she moved to Berlin to work as project manager for the training initiative Master School Drehbuch. From 2003 to 2006 she worked as a producer and script consultant for the film production company Glücksfilm in Berlin. Subsequent she worked as consultant for the MEDIA Programme of the European Union at the MEDIA Antenna Berlin-Brandenburg.
Since November 2007 Katrin Renz lives in Zurich, Switzerland, working as a producer for tellfilm.
(production – selection)
2003 VERGISSMEINNICHT, short film
2004 KOMETEN, feature film
2004 TAG X, Docu-Drama
2006 NICHTS IST VERGESSEN, TV movie for German TV WDR
2009 KAPO-SPOTS, TV spots for Kantonspolizei Zürich
2010 TATORT WUNSCHDENKEN, TV movie for Swiss TV SF
2010 SF BI DE LÜT – SCHLOSS BIBERSTEIN, documentary series for Swiss TV SF
2011 SF BI DE LÜT – DAS KLEINE PARADIES, documentary series for Swiss TV SF
2013 HORIZON BEAUTIFUL, feature film