Sonja is a Berlin-based actress and filmmaker born in Germany and studied performing arts at the Theater Academy La Casona in Barcelona, Spain, directing at the performance masterclass in Kazan State Theatre, Russia and film at The Free University of Berlin. She and wrote and directed the short films “Supay”, filmed in Peru which premieres in 2018. In May 2018 she was selected for the masterclass “Filming in Peru with Werner Herzog”. Each participant filmed a short guided by Werner Herzog. Sonja´s film “El alma ausente” is a tale of magic realism about a boy who feeds his death mother`s soul with butterflies.