Thomas Grube

Thomas Grube realizes as director and producer a variety of documentary films for television and cinema with BOOMTOWN MEDIA.

For his film WARSAW EXPRESS he is nominated for the German Television Award 2000. In 2004, his movie RHYTHM IS IT! premieres at the Berlin International Film Festival, for which he receives the Bavarian Film Prize in 2005 and the German Film Award, the Goldene Lola. The film becomes one of the most successful documentary films in German-speaking cinema. In 2008, the movie TRIP TO ASIA is released in German cinemas. The film receives the "Tiempo del Historia Award" at the Valladolid International Film Festival 2008, the German Cinema Guild Award and the ECHO Klassik 2008 and is also one of the most successful documentary films in German cinema. Thomas Grube received the 2012 Grand Prix Golden Prague for his film LANG LANG - THE ART OF BEING A VIRTUOSO. The concert version of his film CAMERON CARPENTER - THE RECORDING receives an ECHO Klassik in 2015 with the album "If you could read my mind".

As a producer Thomas Grube is responsible for documentaries like TO FIGHT FOR by Gerardo Milsztein (World Premiere at the Berlin International Filmfestival), CINEMA JENIN by Marcus Vetter (World Premiere IDFA Amsterdam 2011) or PORGY AND ME by Susanna Boehm and Julia Gechter (World Premiere International Hofer Filmtage 2009). The feature documentary TO FIGHT FOR, which is released by Piffl Medien in German cinemas in 2010, receives the German Cinematography Award ("Best Documentary Film") in the same year. The project CINEMA JENIN is awarded the "Peace Prize of the German Film - Die Brücke" in 2011. The film also receives the German Cinematogryphy Award 2012 ("Best Documentary Film") and is released by Senator Film in June 2012 in German cinemas.

In 2014, Thomas Grube accompanies organ virtuoso Cameron Carpenter on the road to the birth of his International Touring Organ. The documentary THE SOUND OF MY LIFE, which is being developed in cooperation with ZDF / ARTE and the Japanese WOWOW, is also released on DVD by Sony Classical in 2014.

In the years 2014 to 2016, Thomas Grube is accompanying the 150th anniversary of the BASF Group in Europe, the USA, South America and India with the feature film EXPERIMENT 150. The world premiere of the 120-minute film takes place in 2016 at the 12th Festival of German Film in Ludwigshafen.

Thomas Grube is a member of the German Film Academy.

Today he is directing and producing for BOOMTOWN MEDIA and together with Andrea Thilo and Uwe Dierks was a founding member of the company.

For commercials he is represented at Fröhlich Management.