Martin Wohlfarth, Managing Director
Martin Wohlfarth was born in Bad Homburg near Frankfurt. After attending high school in the USA and completing his schooling in Germany, he studied business management in Munich. During vacations he worked for a film and TV production company.. While still studying, he was offered the opportunity to head up recording at Studiofilm 38 in Munich. A few years later he took over as production manager for the same company, responsible for cost estimates, coordination of filming and editing. In 2001 he was nominated executive general manager of the company.
During his time as production manager he worked on numerous industrial films and image films for well-known German companies and institutions (Ciby Geigy, Daimler-Benz, DASA, Hakle, Henkel, Höchst, Lufthansa, MBB, Schering, SIG Combibloc, Bundeswehr, the German air traffic authority, German Rail, the Post Office, etc.), as well as producing various programs and series for different German TV stations.
After 1995 he was also responsible for the production of many entertainment programmes and specials shown at prime time on North German Broadcasting, including Dream Melodies from the Cape of Good Hope and similar programs of light music on location in Germany. He was in charge of musical production and negotiations with performers and agencies.
In January 2007 he founded his own company Proximavistasta.