Jan Soldat

Director of
HAPPY HAPPY BABY

Jan Soldat was born in Karl Marx Stadt (now Chemnitz) in 1984. He studied directing at the Konrad Wolf College of Film and Television in Potsdam-Babelsberg. His documentary on zoophilia, BELOVED, was selected for Berlinale Shorts in 2010. In 2012 LAW AND ORDER screened in the Panorama section of the Berlinale, while in 2013 A WEEKEND IN GERMANY premiered at Visions du Réel (Nyon, Switzerland) in 2013. DER UNFERTIGE (THE INCOMPLETE) is his diploma film and first middle length work.