Katja von Garnier's ideas stream from hand to paper.

Katja von Garnier

The letter written by Katja von Garnier


From 1989 to 1994 Katja von Garnier studied Direction at the HFF - the University for Television and Film - in Munich. The German director and screenwriter now lives in Hollywood with her family.


The Contents of the Letter.

"Journal, idea book, first ideas for a script and memories still keep streaming from hand to paper. Not only for nostalgic reasons, but also because these processes deserve sensuality, which is - as much as I love them - withheld from the good old Imac and, eventually, the ballpoint pen, as well. And so, I listen carefully to the "pop", when opening the cap of my fountain pen, remembering my childhood days when I had ink smeared fingers, and I am so glad to have the ink streaming directly onto the paper, now without assistance from my finger tips..."