Achim von Borries

Achim von Borries

Achim von Borries

Babylon Berlin
Writer and Director

Achim von Borries, writer and director behind the German crime-drama series Babylon Berlin, will guest this year's Copenhagen TV Festival.

The German writer and director Achim von Borries is one out of the three creators behind Babylon Berlin. Together with Henk Handloegten, who will also guest the festival, he will talk about the making of Babylon Berlin

Achim von Borries was born in 1968. He studied political science and philosophy at the Free University in Berlin until he in 1992 started at the German Film and Television Academy Berlin (DFFB). In 1999 he debuted with his first feature film England! for which he won several awards.

Besides Babylon Berlin and England!, Achim von Borries is also known for co-writing the award-winning movie Good Bye Lenin.