Julia Schlingmann works as a freelanced director of photography since 2013 after graduating her camera-studies at the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg. Julia realized numerous, successful short films, documentaries and commercials for different production companies. Her movies acclaimed their premieres on well-known international film festivals around theglobe and were retailed by TV-stations.

Since 2018, she is a board member of the German Society of Cinematographers (BVK).

As part of her responsibilities, she campaigns for gender equality in the German film industry. Julia is actively raising awareness and giving Anti-Bias workshops to create more inclusive workplaces in the film industry.