Sebastian Gilmano Ugovsky-Strassburger
Sebastian "GIlmano" Ugovsky-Strassburger is a German writer, novelist, screenwriter, play wright, essayist, theater & film maker, stage and film director, composer, music producer, cinematographer and conductor with notable stations and stopovers of work in Paris, London, Napoli, Berlin, New York, Los Angeles, Moscow and many other places in the world. He is the son of the well-known German theater and film actress Karin Ugowski and the recently died theater and film director Helmut Straßburger (stage lead in the Berlin Volksbühne) and has German, Jewish and Silesian ancestry. His prior fields of work is writing followed by staging and mentoring other artists to support independent and relevant art worldwide. His work as a film maker can be assigned to a new generation of independent film d'auteur. Resulting from an early certification of "perfect pitch" (absolute hearing) in the age of 4 and a classical music education in a school program for highly gifted, he is also certified as a classical pianist, multi-instrumentalist and conductor. HIs music label and studio REQQORD music (formerly Slo'Jam) had many hits all over the world and his compositions and productions have contributed to international and awarded Hollywood motion pictures.