Ariane Krampe sets up own indie

German producer Ariane Krampe has launched an independent production company to develop television series for Germany and international markets.

Ariane Krampe Filmproduktion, which is based in Gruenwald near Munich, will be part of the Beta Film group, led by Jan Mojto.

Krampe has worked with Bavaria Film, UFA Fiction, and Zeitsprung, and in 1998 founded TeamWorx with Nico Hofmann and Wolf Bauer.

She was behind Berlin Wall event movie The Tunnel in 2001, as well as kidnapping drama Dance with the Devil.

The first projects, details of which have not been disclosed, will begin shooting this summer.