Born in Switzerland in 1975, Claudia Lorenz grew up in Argentina and Switzer¬land.
She first studied photography and then film at Zurich University of the Arts (ZHdK).
Her Master film Hoi Maya (2005) was screened at numerous film festivals around the
world and won many awards, including the Prix UIP Award and the Panorama
Audience Award at the 56th Int. Berlin Film Festival in 2005. Claudia has since made
six short films, three of which co-directed by Chilean-Spanish filmmaker Cecilia
Barriga: Oje Eje (2008/09), El día del euro (2008) and Im Fluss (2007).
Claudia Lorenz lives and works as an independent filmmaker, screenwriter and film
editor in Zurich.