I AM a Buffalo
short film series | 10 min | 2022
A new kind of portrait by Netflix Germany showcasing the actors and filmmakers behind Netflix originals. The first portrait series that spans different genres, each episode unique in rhythm and style. All united by one common goal: bringing each protagonist’s uniqueness to life on screen.

In the second episode we portray the actor Bless Amada and his inspiring fight against self doubts on and off stage.
created with: Bless Amada
written and directed by Linda-Shiva Klinkhammer
produced by megaherz for Netflix

Netflix: Andreas Laux
dop: Cedric Schanze
editor: Klara Plainer
productio design: Luisa Rauschert, Lena Müller, Cecilia Ratibor
styling: Leandra Bendorf
music: Giovanni Berg
sound deisgn: Andrew Mottl
color grading: Zé Maria
title design: Carolin Flammang
telephone voice:  Nikolaus von Bemberg
text editing: Simon Böhm
producers: Oliver Gernstl, Fidelis Mager


London International Awards  – Gold – Scripted Short
Spotlight Student Award  – Student Gold
Spotlight Student Award – Audience Silver
ADC Talent Award  – Silver – Concept
Young Director Award Cannes  – Shortlist – Original Series