Felix Kempter grew up in a small town in Bavaria and New York. When he finished school he became a paramedic. Then he studied at University of Television and Film Munich. He directed several short films and television broadcasts. In 2013 he founded the production company BRAVE NEW FILMS together with his affiliate Alexander Krötsch and produced several feature documentaries, doc-series and feature films that screened at national and international Festivals. After having worked as a commissioning editor for documentaries and TV shows at Bavarian Television, he is now responsible for the development and production of Sky Original documentaries.