Daring House is a Berlin based movie company specialized in the production of documentaries, animated films and digital scenographies.

Our movies have been selected for competitions in international festivals and have received various awards, winning the LA Short Fest (Academy Awards qualifier) and receiving a honorable mention at the International Berlin Film Awards, among the others.

Our in-house post-production facilities allow us to deliver a complete range of digital services, including special effects (both digital and physical), digital creations, video editing and color grading.

We provide also production services for movie shooting and TV broadcasting in Germany, building on a long experience in the areas of production management and news reporting.

Founded in 2010, Daring House is based in the Berlin city center.


 

Dr. Stefano Casertano

CEO & Founder


After a career in multi-media journalism in the area of International Affairs, Stefano created Daring House in Berlin in 2010 to produce art-house documentaries and commercials and to provide services for international productions in Germany.

Stefano's first movie "The Last Days of Tacheles" has been selected for the official competition of the Rome International Film Festival and received a honorable mention at the International Berlin Film Awards.

Also a published author, Stefano holds an MBA from Columbia University and a Ph.D. "Magna cum Laude" in International Politics from Potsdam University, with dissertation published by Springer. He has been nominated "Italian Young Leader" by the Council for the US and Italy.

His passions are vintage motorcycles (split between a BMW R75/5 from 1971 and a R80 G/S from 1981), photography and trekking in exotic places. He once traveled from Rome to Aqaba by motorcycle, on the steps of Lawrence of Arabia.

Vanja Prokic

COO & Producer


A native of Serbia, Vanja expanded her career in media production in Europe and the US, reaching the rank of Group Account Director at Media Consulta. She has been also International Account Manager at Weber Shandwick. Joining Daring House in 2017, Vanja is heading productions and corporate development.

Vanja has been perative project leader of the “European Year for Development 2015” campaign on behalf EuropeAid (finalist of the 2016 SABRE EMEA PR Award), and of the "Investment Plan for Europe" campaign on behalf of DG COMM. In 2016 she has been awarded the "Digital Communication Award in Berlin".

Beside her love for stray cats (so far three creatures have been saved from the streets of Berlin), Vanja is a talented pianist and has formal training in opera singing.