Philip Scheffner, born in Homburg/Saar in 1966. Lives in Berlin since 1986. 1991–1999 member of the Berlin writers group and production company ‘dogfilm’. 2001 founded the media platform and production company ‘pong’ with Merle Kröger. Since 2001 further work with experimental music/art of sound. His film project ‘The Halfmoon Files’ on an Indian POW who's voice was recorded in a German POW camp during WW2, was shown at the Berlinale this year. Together with his collegue Britta Lange, he is currently working on an extension of the project within the framework of an exhibition at Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien Berlin.