Lara Juliette Sanders is currently working as a tv host, scriptsupervisor, writer, director, producer, sales producer, executive producer, dialogue coach, distributor, post production coordinator in Los Angeles and Europe, (e.g."Hannah`s schlafende Hunde 2015, Enigma Films (Associated producer, dialogue coach). Lara is also writing memoirs and novels, e.g. ("Einfach davongeflogen"/ "Up and away", National Geographics/Malik).
Since 2012, Lara is a tv host for the famous prime time Reality TV Show "Good bye Deutschland", vox. She became a celebrity in 2009 because of her life story and her award winning movies and is invited in the most popular TV shows all over Germany and Austria. (e.g. “Stern TV”, RTL; “Punkt 12”, RTL; “Das Mittagsmagazin”, ZDF; “Hallo Deutschland”, ZDF; “Frühstücksfernsehen”, SAT 1; “Fröhlich lesen”, MDR; “Schöner Leben”, Servus TV/Redbull; “Mona Lisa”, ZDF and more).
As a director and producer, Lara has received numerous honors and international awards such as (“Best Foreign Film”, Gloria Film Festival, Utah 2007; “Best Feature Documentary”, Thin Line Festival, Texas. 2007; “Best Documentary” and “Young Audience Award”, Int. Film Festival, Dijon 2007; "2nd Prize" at Planète Couleurs, St. Etienne 2008, “documental del mas” 2009 in Spain, “German Gems” 2011, in San Francisco, “Monaco Charity Festival”, 2011) and is being broadcasted on major European TV Stations, e.g. ZDF/ARTE, RAI, SVT, NRK, ERT, YLE, AB SAT, SRF and Red Bull 2012 for different movies, e.g. "Celebration of Flight" (director and producer: e.g. ZDF, ARTE, RAI, Red Bull) and "The Real Daktari" (director and producer e.g. ZDF, ARTE, ABSAT).
Lara Juliette Sanders was studying communication sciene and business managment in Munich, worked as a tv producer and tv/ radio host (e.g. ZDF, Bayerischer Rundfunk, RTL, M1, Sat 1) before working for the biggest broadcaster WDR in Germany, Cologne. In the 90ies Lara was working for the Bavaria Film Studios in Munich, beeing responsible for international coproductions and program development. And she also started shooting her first movies as a script/ continuity (e.g. "Ein Fall für zwei", Odeon), assistant director, producer and director for international movies (e.g. "Celebration of Flight").
Lara Juliette Sanders was the founder and CEO of Lombardo Films which was a international film production and distribution company based in Munich, Germany. She opened a film distribution department, which was selling on the top international film markets, e.g. Cannes Festival, Berlinale and AFM for smore than a decade.