Filmmaker & Journalist
Sibylle Trost is a TV und print journalist. As a writer for television, Trost made a name for herself with 24 films in the documentary series 37° on ZDF (Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen, German public-service television broadcaster). The series has an average market share of 12% with about 60 million viewers.
Her films are characteristically lively, with authentic portraits and moving interviews. Trost has a passion for stories about people who take the risk of turning social norms upside down. Her work is close-up, humorous and provocative all at once. She focuses on gender, work and education issues.
Since 2014, Sibylle Trost has been writing for the German weekly ZEIT Magazin.