Felix is Thursday’s managing director. Over the past years he has built a strong track record of films dealing with social-political issues which has brought him to conflict zones around the world for more than ten years. Felix is a founding member of non-governmental agency Media Frontline e.V. which is dedicated to supporting other filmmakers in countries with restricted freedom of speech.
Today Felix is focused on developing commercially and character-driven stories for international streamers always with the aim to get to the bottom of human relations and to find cinematic approaches.
Felix’ recent projects include a Netflix Original documentary feature (Executive Producer) and a true crime mini series for RTL+ (Showrunner), both to be released in 2023.
Nils works as a director, showrunner and EP for documentaries and documentary series. He also served as a juror, consultant, and expert on various training initiatives for international documentary films and series.From 2019 – 2021 Nils commissioned Original Documentaries for the global streaming service Netflix as lead creative for the DACH territory and part of the EMEA team from London.Within Thursday, he spearheads the development of fictional series content based on real-life events with international production partners.
Benjamin is a director, producer and show runner. After studying directing at the dffb in Berlin, his feature-film debut, HARVEST premiered on the 61st Berlinale – Generation 14Plus, where it won the Berlinale Teddy Reader’s Award and best feature on the Side-By-Side Filmfestival in Russia.
He developed and realized documentary films and fictional series, commissioned by ARD, Arte, ZDF, AlJazeera and Paramount+.
Benjamin is an alumnus of the Torino Film Lab and participant of EAVE producers workshop, as well as fellow of the Salzburg Global LGBT Forum.
In 2020-21 Benjamin was entrusted by Netflix Studios as show runner of the award-winning true crime series DIG DEEPER. In 2022 he directed a feature documentary for Netflix, to be released in 2023.
Benjamin is currently closing financing of a true crime series partnering Netflix and ORF within the Thursday team.
is a Berlin based producer and a big fan of Excel. He studied at the German Film and Television Academy Berlin (DFFB) and has worked on documentaries for German TV broadcasters and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
With a strong eye on documentary content and creative narratives, Daniel is currently taking care of the Thursday-projects as line producer.
is a producer and film festival organiser based in Berlin.
Yevgeniya is a Ukrainian native and worked as a marketing manager in Kharkiv before she moved to Berlin. Since 2014 she has produced numerous short films, documentaries and film-related workshops and panels for the German Foreign Ministry. In 2016 she founded non-governmental agency Think Tank Ukraine and is organising since then Eastern Ukraine’s biggest film festival, Kharkiv MeetDocs.
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