After 23 years in the industry Sven has cut more than 500 commercials, over 150 music videos, and 12 feature films in a variety of genres.
Sven recently cut Rat Pack / Mythos Film`s remake of Winnetou for Director Philipp Stölzl. Before that Sven was asked to edit the first five episodes of the multiple award-winning drama series Deutschland ’83 directed by Edward Berger, produced by Niko Hofmann for RTL and the US Sundance Channel. He was the editor on countless commercials, among them Stink’s Smart FOR for directors Stylewar, Iconoclast’s Mercedes C-Class for director Markus Walter and Markenfilm’s Kia for Cadmo Quintero.
Other feature films include The Physician, starring Tom Payne and Sir Ben Kingsley, Young Goethe in Love and North Face, all of them for director Philipp Stölzl.
In the last decade Sven has received several awards and nominations: An LIAA for For Boys Who Were Always Men (VW) directed by Steve Miller, a Cannes Bronze Lion for Outtakes (Mc Donald’s) directed by Andreas Hoffmann, a Cannes Silver Lion for The Graduate (Audi) directed by Michael Bay with Dustin Hoffman reprising his seminal role, a VDW Award nomination for Memorable Moments - Paul Potts (Deutsche Telekom) directed by Cadmo Quintero and Painter (Hornbach) directed by Robert Jitzmark as well as a Best Commercial VDW Award for Revolución (Renault Dacia) directed by Markus Walter.
In 2015 he was nominated for the German Film Award in Gold for his craft in film editing for STEREO directed by Maximilian Erlenwein.
Sven is also member of the European Film Academy (EFA), The German Film Academy (Deutsche Filmakademie), Bundesverband Film Editor (BFS) and Deutsche Werbefilm Akademie (DWA).
His enthusiasm for storytelling big or small is matched only by his love for movies and their music, his exceptional technical expertise on how to achieve an emotional response and an extensive joy of open-hearted laughing.