Petra Korner AAC
Petra was born in Vienna, Austria but has really led a nomadic life with chapters in the South of France, New York, Paris, Los Angeles and Buenos Aires as the main stops. She is fluent in German, English, French & Spanish. She found her life-calling at a very young age, and subsequently received her cinematographic education from NYU's Tisch School of Arts, FAMU Prague, Maine Photographic Workshop and the American Film Institute conservatory ( AFI ). Her film 'Umrika' won the 'Audience Award’ in the World Cinema Dramatic section of the 2015 Sundance Festival.
Both in commercials as well as in feature films, her work has received numerous awards and her films have starred leading actors such as Ben Kingsley, Kim Basinger, Mickey Rourke, Winona Ryder and Billy-Bob Thornton to name but a few. Petra is passionate about good storytelling and working with interesting directors who like to take risks. Petra is London Based.
Directors worked with: Jonathan Levine, Wes Craven, Gregor Jordan, Andreas Schmied, Prashant Nair, Martin Romanella, Rafael Lopez-Saubidet, Augusto Gimenez Zapiola, Pucho Mentasti, Daniel Rosenfeld, Diego Pernia, Yael Staav, Aron Kantor, Miranda Yousef, Hezekiah Lewis.