Christiane Büchner

FAMILY_BUSINESS_ohjaaja_Christiane_BüchnerChristiane Büchner (b. 1965) is a German director, producer, writer and cinematographer. She has studied at the Berlin University of the Arts and the Academy of Media Art Cologne. In 1994, he founded the production company Büchner Filmproduktion together with Tobias Büchner.

DocPoint will screen Büchner’s latest film Family Business (2015) which takes on a topical subject: Jowita, a Pole, leaves her own family to travel to Germany and tend to Anne, 88, whose daughters are not able to provide her around-the-clock care. Büchner’s touch around the complex subject is both warm and delightful.