CAROLIN VON PETZHOLDT
director / producer / writer/ actress
Carolin von Petzholdt is a German filmmaker currently based in Los Angeles. Daughter of internationally acclaimed German Inventor.
Carolin was introduced to the world of acting at a young age.
Carolin has been working professionally in the independent film industry.
Her first feature film TESTING LIFE was screened at festivals in Los Angeles, New York and Canada. Carolin’s first independent feature film, TESTING LIFE (2011), which she wrote, produced, directed and stars was screened in 6 international film festivals and won a total of 8 awards.
Winner for BEST SCREENPLAY, BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN & AWARD OF EXCELLENCE at the Los Angeles Movie Awards.
Winner for BEST DIRECTOR & BEST FEATURE FILM at the American International Film Festival.
Winner for BEST INTERNATIONAL FEATURE FILM at the Canada International Film Festival.
It earned an Award of Merit at the Indie Fest, Los Angeles and it was in New York International Film Festival in the official selection.
The film is currently being distributed by YTINIFNI PICTURES, UNIVERSAL CITY PLAZA NBC UNIVERSAL.
Apart from working as writer/director/producer, Carolin also works extensively as a Actress in Hollywood.
She is best-known for being a Superhero in WOW woman of wrestling in Las Vegas and for the new cult movie THE BOOM BOOM GIRLS OF WRESTLING (www.theboomboomgirls.com)
It premiered at LA LIVE in Regal Cinemas in Los Angeles.
Winner for BEST ACTRESS at Toronto World Independent Film Festival 2017
Winner for BEST FEATURE at Los Angeles World International Film Festival 2016
Winner for BEST FEATURE at New York Cinema Film Festival 2016
Winner for BEST FEATURE at Women’s Up International Film Festival 2015
Winner for GARDEN CHAMPIONS at Big House Film Festival 2015
Official Selection at the Toronto World Independent Film Festival 2017
Official Selection at New York Cinema Film Festival 2016
Official Selection at Los Angeles World International Film Festival 2016
Official Selection Hong Kong World International Film Festival 2016
Official Selection Artemis Film Festival 2016
Official Selection Los Angeles Cinefest 2016
Official Selection Film Trailer Festival 2015
Nominee BEST ACTRESS Maverick Movie Awards 2015
Nominee BEST SOUNDTRACK Maverick Movie Awards 2015
Carolin is currently working on her new Feature Film LONELY HOLLYWOOD.