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Maximiliano Schonfeld


Maximiliano Schonfeld was born in 1982, in Crespo, Entre Ríos, Argentina.

He graduated Film School , Buenos Aires from E.N.E.R.C.


His first feature film, Germania, won the Special Jury Award, the Feisal Award at BAFICI´s International Competition and many more. It was selected for numerous festivals including Hamburg, Chicago, Göteborg and Rio de Janeiro. 


Moreover, Schonfeld and Estonian director Kadri Köusaar have directed Auster, a midlength feature for the CPH: DOX program, held by the Copenhagen Film Festival.


The Black Frost (La Helada Negra) presented at BAL (Bafici), was awarded the Arté Development Award, and will be Maximiliano’s second full-length feature film.

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