William von Tagen - Director
WILLIAM VON TAGEN (30) is an American writer and director--originally from Boise, Idaho. William graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno in 2012 with a degree in Creative Writing. William has written and directed several short films and two feature films, while also working on a number of commercial, documentary and freelance projects.
In 2014, William began work on his first feature length film, ALMOSTING IT. The film--which William wrote and directed--also stars Lee Majors of Six Million Dollar Man fame. ALMOSTING IT won Best Feature at the Lone Star Film Festival in 2015 and was acquired for distribution by Gravitas Ventures. The film is available on Amazon Prime, iTunes, Direct TV and other VOD platforms.
In April, 2016 William began production on his second Feature Film, currently titled AFTER WALPURGISNACHT. The film is a thriller, loosely based on William’s studies of the Harz Mountains of East Germany in 2013. The film was produced on location in Germany and Bulgaria--both in English and German. William wrote and directed the script, as well as serving as the film’s cinematographer. The film will be completed in the fall of 2017.
William currently works as a commercial director in Berlin, Germany.