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Swantje Rummel
Executive Producer & Partner
Iconoclast Germany GmbH

BERLIN, GERMANY // Swantje is a founding partner and Executive Producer at Iconoclast Germany.

With now almost 20 years in the industry, Swantje has been living and breathing film production ever since she started out at Trigger Happy Productions in the early 2000s. From there she moved on to Stink Berlin where she worked many years as a Producer and developed herself into a Producer/Exec Producer. She moved to London to work for the Stink headquarter and after her return to Stink Berlin she continued working for both their Berlin and London offices.

Thanks to her unshakable work ethic and keen eye for detail, Swantje was able to work alongside some of the most highly commended directors in advertising, such as Gustav Johansson, Martin Krejčí, Megaforce, Niclas Larsson, Nicolas Winding Refn, Ralf Schmerberg , Stylewar , Vania & Muggia, WeAreFromLA and many more.

In 2014, Swantje co-founded Iconoclast Germany as part of the global Iconoclast network and advanced it into one of the most sought after production companies. Iconoclast Germany produces high-profile cultural projects for the likes of Kendrick Lamar, Peggy Gou, Baby Keem, i-D, Nowness, the Berlin Biennale, as well as award winning campaigns campaigns for Mercedes, MINI, Rimowa, Nike, Audi, BMW, Porsche, Volkswagen, Converse, What’s Apa, Penny and many more.

Swantje’s and her partner’s work for Iconoclast has been rewarded with many awards in the industries most important festivals such as Cannes Lion, D&AD, German ADC, Epica etc. In 2022 Iconoclast won several prices including a Grand Prix in Cannes Lions and Best Production company of the year at the London International Awards and Ciclope.

In 2022 Swantje and her partners founded Iconoclast Films Germany to produce feature films and series for the domestic and international markets.

Having lived and worked all over the world, Swantje calls Berlin her home and is the happy mom of a 6 year old son.