Paul Hoffmann, born on January 3rd in Halle/Saale, grew up in Cologne. He decided that he wanted to make films as a writer and a director when he was just fourteen years old. Having moved to Berlin in 2004 he started working in the film industry in departments like camera, Art direction and as an AD. He was part of the AD Team of the feature film „The Fourth State“ directed by Dennis Gansel. Paul continued to shoot several smaller short films learning the craft of directing while making films. After four years of work, his first middlelong film „Two Soldiers“ is completed. Right now Paul is developing his next short film and is planning his first feature film.