David Bernet is a member of the German Film Academy and the AG DOK. As a board member of the AG DOK, he is involvedin film politics, in particular for the improvement of the fee conditions of authors and directors for documentary works. The Swiss author and director has lived in Germany for many years and also works as a dramaturge, lecturer and producer. His #films have received many awards. His last movie documentary DEMOCRACY was released et. al. awarded the German Documentary Film Award 2017.