About Bavaria Fiction GmbH (formerly Bavaria Fernsehproduktion)

    17,000 on-air minutes per year. Series, Movies and Events: Fiction as far as the eye can see.

    "Storm of Love", "The Rosenheim Cops", "SOKO Stuttgart", "Inga Lindström" and "Dr. Klein" - with approximately 17,000 on-air minutes every year, Bavaria Fiction (formerly Bavaria Fernsehproduktion) programming reaches millions of viewers every week in Germany alone.

    In addition to long-running daily and weekly series, movie collections such as Tatort and a wide range of TV movies, Bavaria Fiction is renowned for ambitious event television including multi-parters "Bella Germania" and "Brecht" as well as international co-productions such as "Das Boot", the highly-anticipated new drama inspired by Wolfgang Petersen’s Oscar® and Golden Globe® nominated masterpiece.

    Bavaria Fiction is one of the most successful production companies in Europe. A subsidiary of Bavaria Film and ZDF Enterprises, the company is headed by managing directors Jan S. Kaiser and Manfred Haus-Pflüger and has its headquarters in Munich-Geiselgasteig as well as other locations in Cologne, Stuttgart and Berlin.

    Projects as producer

    YearTitleGenreDirectorComment
    2019FreudTV Series, NetflixMarvin Kren
    2019Das Geheimnis des TotenwaldesTV Movie (multi-part)Sven Bohse
    2019Inga Lindström - Symphonie der SehnsuchtTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Stefanie Sycholt
    2019Väter allein zu Haus - TimoTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de]Esther Gronenborn
    2019Die Rosenheim-CopsTV Series, ZDF [de]Multiple
    2019RentnercopsTV Series, ARD [de]Multiple
    2019Tatort - Niemals ohne michTV-Movie (Series), WDR [de]Nina Wolfrum
    2019Tatort - MonsterTV-Movie (Series), WDR [de]Torsten C. Fischer
    2019SOKO StuttgartTV Series, ZDF [de]Multiple
    2019Die Rosenheim Cops - Kalter TodTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Jörg Schneider
    2019Sturm der LiebeTV Series, ARD [de], Degeto [de]Multiple
    2018Tatort - Gegen den StromTV-Movie (Series), WDR [de]Felix Herzogenrath
    2018Tatort - Dann steht der Mörder vor der TürTV-Movie (Series), WDR [de]Torsten C. Fischer
    2018Die Drei von der Müllabfuhr - Baby an BordTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de], Degeto [de]Bettina Schoeller-Bouju
    2018Väter allein zu Haus - MarkTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de]Jan Martin Scharf
    2018Väter allein zu Haus - GerdTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de]Jan Martin Scharf
    2018Schwartz & Schwartz - Der Tod im HausTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Jobst Christian Oetzmann
    2018I Need YouTV Movie, ZDF [de]Max Färberböck
    2018Inga Lindström - Auf der Suche nach dirTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Oliver Dieckmann
    2018Inga Lindström - HeimkehrTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Udo Witte

    Film awards

    YearFilmAwardCategory 
    2019Das BootDeutscher FernsehpreisBeste Drama-SerieNominated
    2019SOKO StuttgartFair Film Award Fiction 2019SerieNominated
    2019SOKO StuttgartFair Film Award Fiction 2019SerieNominated

    Branch offices

    Company data

    Date of company foundation2007
    Permanent employees60
    Immediate working areaHead office: Munich
    Branch offices: Berlin, Cologne, Stuttgart