Vienna-born director Chiara Grabmayr studied film in Germany. Her first film 'Moonjourney' - about a young refugee who believes her flight from home is indeed a journey to the moon - won awards in both Europe and the US, and launched Grabmayr into the industry.
She's known for her cinematic style and emotional authenticity in both commercial and non-commercial work; finding the magic at the heart of every story.
Penny "The Walk" Family reconciliation is at the heart of this unusual Christmas ad from German supermarket Penny. German retailers have become known for putting a darker spin on the festive season, and Penny joins the heartstring-tugging trend with this film about an estranged mother and daughter. The mother decides it's time to reconcile, and takes the first step of an arduous journey.