BIO

Photo Amit Jacobi © Malte Jäger

Amit Jacobi is a director and actor with a design background currently living in London. Born and raised in Israel he spent most of his adult life in Berlin. He directed several short films and videos works. He is a graduate of the renowned “Ernst Busch” School of Drama.

Amit has been directing and acting on various theatre stages in Germany and received recognition from the Mayor of Berlin for his satirical pieces ‘Mazal Tov, Performancekunst’ and ‘We know what’s hot where and when’. He collaborated on numerous campaigns with the pranksters-artists-activists collective, Peng!

Among other cinematic appearances, Amit performed in Marjane Satrapi’s feature film ‘Chicken with Plums’, as well as in Eran Riklis’ ‘Shelter’. Amit is also a qualified web and graphic designer with experience in the art department.

Film – IMDb

Stage and acting – Spotlight