Prof. Roman Paul holds a Master Degree in Theatre-, Film- and Media Studies as well as American and German Literature from Goethe University in Frankfurt.
Prof. Roman Paul started his career in the film business as Director of Acquisitions for the arthouse distributor “Prokino” in Munich. In 1999 he took over as Head of International Acquisitions at Senator Film Distribution in Berlin. In October 2002 he founded Razor Film Produktion in Berlin along with Prof. Gerhard Meixner. From October 2002 until April 2006, besides working as a producer, Prof. Roman Paul also served as an acquisitions consultant for Celluloid Dreams World Sales in Paris.
Prof. Roman Paul is a member of the European and the German Film Academy, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and ACE (Atelier du Cinéma Européen).