Finn-Ole Heinrich

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Finn-Ole Heinrich was born in north Germany in 1982, and is a writer and filmmaker. He started out on Germany’s flourishing slam scene. His writing focuses on characters on the fringe of society, often looking at disability, ethnicity and friendship from an unusual perspective. He has won many different stipends, grants and prizes for his films and writing. www.finnoleheinrich.de

Awards

German Youth Literature Prize 2012
Nominated for the Literary Award Hamburg
Kranichsteiner Literary Award 2008
MDR Literature Prize Audience Award

Books