The Best Filmmaker in the World

Germany / 2023 / Comedy / 03:08 min

Embark on a cinematic journey with Michael J. Hilli, hailed as the world's greatest filmmaker. In his quest to prove his unparalleled talent, Michael creates a captivating reel entirely on his own, showcasing his unique process and unwavering commitment to his craft. Witness his extraordinary pre-shooting rituals, where he utilizes even the most unconventional elements like baby tears to capture the perfect shot. Discover his self-sacrificing method as he imparts storytelling prowess to his film equipment, pushing the boundaries of innovation. This introspective and whimsical exploration offers a glimpse into Michael's artistic genius and his unwavering dedication to his vision. Prepare to be captivated by his artistry and immersed in a world where creativity knows no bounds.
Wednesday, 23.08. 20:00
Barrier Free Films

Film maker
Michael J. Hilli

Michael J. Hilli is a German director, producer and actor known for Cyberpunk 2077 Phoenix Program, Assassins Creed Valhalla - The Hunt and Eye Of The Panda. He was born in Gdansk in Poland. He studied filmmaking with a focus on directing and screenwriting in Aachen (Germany). During his studies he was also the founder of the film team JuBaFilms and worked on award-winning short films such as With a Piece Of Chalk and Eye Of The Panda. Hilli co-produced the German feature film "Im Winter So Schön" in 2016 and directed the ZDFneo comedy "neomaniacs" in 2017. In 2020 Hilli was producer and 1st A.D. for T7 production and worked on two major short films: Cyberpunk 2077 - Phoenix Program and Assassins Creed Valhalla - The Hunt.