The film production company "Andere Filme" presents the new genre film: Human, emotional, and thrilling. – Our film production focuses on stories that touch the heart and challenge the mind.

From heartwarming children's movies to profound relationship dramas – we love exploring social issues and philosophical questions in a captivating way.
Our films are characterized by complex main characters who create a strong identification with the audience. At "Andere Filme," we rely on bold authorial voices and combine them with exciting genre elements. For us, genre means not just horror, crime, or thriller, but above all, thrilling entertainment and a journey into exciting worlds that leave a lasting emotional resonance with the viewer.

Experience the extraordinary – experience "Andere Filme".

Who we are

Ben Scharf

Head of Development, Writer, Producer, Director

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Ben Scharf is an international screenwriter, story consultant, lecturer, director and producer.

Ben Scharf guides writers all over the world and helps them to make their stories marketable and advises production companies and agencies such as the United Talent Agency (Los Angeles) on the selection of stories and writers. He also gives scriptwriting workshops in Germany and abroad (focus on serial storytelling) and teaches scriptwriting at the SAE University, Berlin.

Ben Scharf has published numerous books on screenwriting. His extensive non-fiction book "The 10 Shortcuts to great screenwriting" is currently being editing and is aimed directly at the next generation of storytellers, giving them the tools they need to tell their stories dramaturgically well.

Ben Scharf is also a juror at festivals, most recently at the Revolution Me Festival (New York), the Bundesfestival Film (Germany) and the Palm Springs International Short Fest.

Thomas Prudlo

Entrepreneur, Storyteller, Producer

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Thomas Prudlo is an entrepreneur and a passionate story and essence seeker, writer and producer.

Thomas Prudlo has founded and built numerous companies in the environmental and renewable energy sectors and is still in charge of them.
As a political scientist, however, he has long been interested in social developments and relationships.
This is his approach to the film world. He sees himself as an essence seeker who wants to understand the characters and bases his stories on these characters.
Andere Filme offers him precisely this field: Uncovering, developing and implementing exciting stories.
For decades, Thomas Prudlo has had a special relationship with film, especially with short films, because this is where the pulse of the times is felt best and all the upcoming get a chance to present themselves. That is why he has also been the program maker for the short film festival Kino, Mond & Sterne in Munich for 13 years.


Projects in development


  • Elvor - Der gute Dämon
  • God is Dead

Film series

  • Machine Learning
  • Orwell
  • Wasserfront
  • Die losen Enden der Macht


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Get in touch

Office Berlin

Thaerstr. 39, 10249 Berlin

Office Munich

Steinheilstr. 10, 80333 München