Valentin Thurn is a filmmaker who produced more than 40 documentaries for several German and international TV channels such as ARD, ZDF and Arte.
His new movie “Taste the waste” was one of the most successful documentaries in the German movie scene in 2011. The film participated at several national and international competitions and received more than 15 awards.
He also published two books on the topic “waste of food”: a recipe book and “Die Essensvernichter” (The Food Wreckers) .
Valentin Thurn was board member of the “International Federation of Environmental Journalists” in 1993 and he is currently chairman of the German Foodsharing association.