We develop and produce high-quality films and television programs with a signature note of individuality, spanning the genre spectrum from sophisticated entertainment to arthouse, in collaboration with national and international partners including 3sat, rbb, arte, ZDF, ORF, SFR among others.
Hubertus Siegert is a Berlin film based producer, author and director. After studies in history, art history and film at Berlin Free University and with a background as certified landscape architect he started his film career in the mid-1990s. Since the foundation of S.U.M.O. Film in 1997 he continues to produce and direct feature documentaries with a small but out-standing team of creatives:
Peter Przygodda, Bernd Euscher, Anne Fabini, Ralf K.Dobrick, Thomas Plenert, Armin Fausten, Marcus Winterbauer, Thomas Schneider, Frank Marten Pfeiffer, Simon Brückner, Josephine Links
Hubertus Siegert was board member of the German Film Academy 2009-2017. Awards: Max-Ophüls-Preis, Best Documentary 2015; Metropolis Award 2015 Best Documentary Director; Nomination German Film Award 2015; Nomination Hessischer Filmpreis 2015