Alex Tondowski started out as a stage actor in Paris, London and New York in the 1980s. After that he continued his career as a film actor in Los Angeles. In 2004 he moved to Berlin and began producing films with his wife Ira. Today Tondowski Films has offices in Berlin, Leipzig and Bonn. They won the German Film Prize – LOLA, among others, with their film BORN IN EVIN by Maryam Zaree in 2020. For TONDOWSKI FILMS, filmmaking is about creating strong stories in a simple and uncomplicated way that have an impact on society and politics.