Oscar-Winner Jochen Alexander Freydank to shoot for Disney

The Hollywood Reporter announces that successful German director Jochen Alexander Freydank will give his feature film debut adapting the romantic comedy best-seller “Macho Man” for Walt Disney Germany. It’s the story of a sensitive German guy, who tries to be a macho to land a sexy Turkish girl. Disney Germany will release the local-language comedy in 2013.

Jochen Alexander Freydank worked continuously in Germany, most recently he directed the episode “Heimatfront” for the classic German TV-Series “Tatort”. The East-Berlinborn director won an Academy Award in 2009 for his film “Toyland”
Let’s take a look back with this TV-feature (in German)