Tobi Sauer, born in Fulda, Germany, studied in the Film and Moving Image class at Kunsthochschule Kassel (Art University Kassel). His films cover a broad spectrum of essayistic, documentary and experimental forms. Among the recurring elements is an engagement with literature, film and media history as well as history in general. His films have been shown at festivals such as Filmfest Weiterstadt, Stuttgarter Filmwinter, Festival de Cine de Huesca and IndieLisboa. They have won awards, e.g. at Lichter Filmfest Frankfurt and Festival La Cabina in Valencia.