After studying at the College of Design & Art in the video department, Franziska Sonder gained her first experiences in film production, working as a production assistant on various shoots.
Simultaneously she completed a series of further training courses in the fields of dramaturgy and assistant direction. From November 2010 she worked as a production assistant and production manager for Dschoint Ventschr Filmproduktion AG.
2015/2016 she enrolled in a one-year degree at «Atelier Ludwigsburg- Paris», a further education program at the Baden-Württemberg film academy and the film school La Fémis specializing in production, content development, financing and distribution.
Franziska Sonder currently works as a freelance producer in close collaboration with authors and directors. The first full-length documentary DIDA by Corina Schwingruber Ilić and Nikola Ilić is currently in production and MERCI DE VOTRE VISITE by Julia Furer is in its funding stages.