Hannes M. Schalle

CEO & Founder @ Moonlake Entertainment

Hannes Michael Schalle is an Austrian born director, writer, producer and film composer. He produced over 50 fictional and non-fictional programmes, composed 70 film scores, produced hundreds of music videos for BMG, Sony Music, Warner Classics including his own music tv show “Classic Cuts” for ZDF/3sat. Next to his feature productions he directed commercials for UBS, Telekom, Chanel, Samsung and recently the “Star Wars. Made GREAT in Britain” campaign.

After studying at Harvard University and Berklee College of Music in Boston, Schalle participated in a pilot project called “Academics start companies” by the Austrian Ministry of Science Research and Economy in 1989. He founded his first business with Peter Doyle, called Schalle Digital Productions in 1989, which is still operating under Aikon Media & Technology (Postproduction, Visual FX). In 2006 he founded his own production label Moonlake Entertainment.