JANO BEN CHAABANE


DIRECTOR

Jano Ben Chaabane, born in 1986, came to Berlin in 2006 and since then he has been working as a director and writer. Alongside successful duo “Joko und Klaas”, he shot and developed formats like “MTV Home”, “neo Paradise”, “Circus Halligalli” and “Duell um die Welt”. He directed the TV show “Schulz in the Box“ starring musician and entertainer Olli Schulz. In 2017, he celebrated his series debut as a director, head writer and showrunner for NBC Universal’s first German production, “culpa – Niemand ist ohne Schuld”, starring Stipe Erceg, Maxim Mehmet, Ludwig Trepte and Mehmet Kurtulus among others.

FILMOGRAPHY

2018

Druck, season 2
Web/tv series
Production: Bantry Bay Productions
Screenplay for 2 episodes, Director for 4 episodes
In development

2017/2018

Blind ermittelt – Die toten Mädchen von Wien
TV film
ORF/ARD
Production: Mona Film Produktion
Director

Ein Mann, eine Wahl
TV series
Pro7
Production: Readymade films
Director and screenwriter
Trailer

culpa – Niemand ist ohne Schuld
TV series
NBC Universal, 13th Street
Production: Readymade films
Director, showrunner, head writer and screenwriter of 1 episode
TV Premiere: 12th of Juli 2017 at 20:15 on 13th Street
Trailer

2016

Eden
TV series
Production: Lupa Film / Port-au-Prince Films / SWR / ARTE
Director: Edward Berger
Idea and concept in collaboration with Felix Randau, writers room

2015 

Schulz in the Box (7 Episodes)
TV series
Production: Florida TV/ ProSieben
Director and writer
Link to the episode

until 2014

MTV Home // neoParadise // Circus Halligalli // Duell um die Welt
TV formats
Production: Florida TV/strandgutmedia
Director, writer and producer
Clip: Duell um die Welt: Joko in Las Vegas”
Clip: Circus Halligalli „Oliver Stark“

2010

zweisam
Short film
Production: eyeline film
Director and screenwriter
German Youth Film Award 2010 – Best Film

2009

zweieinhalb
Short film
Director and screenwriter

COMMERCIAL

2015

von Jungfeld – Die Socke adelt den Mann
Client: von Jungfeld
Agency: Kemmler Kemmler GmbH
Production: Partizan GmbH
Link

Jano Ben Chaabane has also directed numerous commercials, music videos and short films.