Henrika Kull studied social sciences in Cologne. After completing her diploma thesis on German film financing (2012), she studied film production at the German Film and Television Academy in Berlin (dffb). In 2014, she studied directing at the Film University Babelsberg Konrad Wolf, in the class of Barbara Albert. His film ‘Jibril’ premiered in the Panorama section of the Berlin International Film Festival in 2018 and won several awards, including the Studio Hamburg Young for Best Feature Film. In 2019, it was released in cinemas across Germany.