Grand Jury

Michael Gugger is the Directors Rep at Bonaparte Films, a boutique production company in the heart of Berlin. As a filmmaker himself, he brings an abundance of sensibility and passion to his role in building up the company’s presence. Driving the focus on artistry. His creative eye and background in production play an essential part to his main task of managing and presenting the growing roster of curated directors.

Before joining Bonaparte, Michael spent a good portion of his career in the world of feature films and television series in New York City. Starting in production and later finding himself scouting locations, he had the privilege of working on some of the biggest productions in town such as Alejandro González Iñárritu’s ‘’Birdman’’and Comedy Central’s hit series Broad City.