Membership

The German Stunt Association (BvS.e.V.) allows in accordance with its constitution,the following levels of membership: full individual membership, junior membership, company membership, honorary membership and special membership. You can find more information concerning the different types of membership beneath the list of current members.

list of members

Marco Albrecht - Stuntman /// Joe Alexander - Stuntman ///  Boris Backes - Spezialist /// Felix Bartholomä - Junior /// Jo Bauer - Spezialist /// Robert Becker, becker stunts - Firmenmitglied /// Josh Behjat - Sondermitglied /// Melanie Benna - Juniorin /// Ferenc Berecz - Stuntman /// Thomas Bloem, Stunt Coordinator/// Jan Böhme - Stuntman /// James Bomalick - Stunt Coordinator /// Michael Bornhütter - Stuntman /// Ulrik Bruchholz - Stuntman /// Billy Buff, Buff-Connection - Junior /// Volkhart Buff, Buff Connection - Firmenmitglied /// Jackie Chan - Honorary Membership /// Martin Cronebach - Stuntman /// Sandor Czirjak - Stunt Coordinator /// Marcus Daffinger - Stuntman /// Tolga Degirmen - Stuntman /// Tanja de Wendt - Stuntwoman /// François Doge, Cinecas Filmproduktion GmbH - Firmenmitglied /// Petr Dvorak - Stuntman /// Georg Ebinal - Stuntman /// Jörg Ellmer - Stuntman /// Moritz Fischer - Stuntman /// Falko Friesecke - Stuntman /// Kristoffer Fuß - Stuntman /// Phong Giang - Stuntman /// Leandra Giese - Juniorin /// Sascha Girndt - Stuntman // Christian Gneißl - Stuntman /// Wanja Götz - Stunt Coordinator /// Joshua Grothe - Stuntman /// Dennis Grzesczak - Stuntman /// Gerd Grzesczak, ESN-The European Stuntnetwork GmbH - Firmenmitglied /// Simon Angelo Grzesczak, ESN-The European Stuntnetwork GmbH - Firmenmitglied /// Ralph Güthler - Stuntman /// Thomas Hacikoglu - Stuntman /// Fred Hady - Stuntman /// Bernhard Häfner - Stuntman /// Ralf Haeger, haeger stunt & wire works - Firmenmitglied /// Christian Hebenstreit - Stuntman /// Martin Holterhoff - Stuntman /// Dori Horvath - Stunt Coordinator /// Florian Hotz - Stuntman /// Lee Huang - Stuntman /// Antonia Jauß - Stuntwoman /// Hermann Joha, action concept - Firmenmitglied /// Katja   Jerabek, Face off GmbH - Firmenmitglied /// Torsten Jerabek, Face off GmbH - Firmenmitglied /// Oliver Juhrs - Stuntman /// Steffen Jung - Stuntman /// Bastian Kern - Junior, Prospekt /// Heiko Kiesow, Stunt At Work - Firmenmitglied /// Niklas Kinzel - Junior /// Jürgen Klein - Stunt Coordinator /// Alrik Kreemke - Stuntman /// Holger Kriechel - Stunt Coordinator /// Nils Lange - Junior /// Stefan Langel - Stuntman /// René Lay, Lay Stunts - Firmenmitglied /// Roland Leyer - Stunt Coordinator /// Sascha Magerl - Stuntman // Uwe Mannshardt - Stunt Coordinator /// Anja Mavaddat - Stuntwoman /// Andreas Mayer - Stuntman /// Matthias Mayer - Junior /// Alister Mazzotti, mazzotti action - Firmenmitglied ///Michael Mohr, Stuntteam Michael Mohr - Firmenmitglied /// Angela Mögele - Stuntwoman /// Mike Möller - Stuntman /// Bruno Montani - Stuntman /// Marie Mouroum - Juniorin ///  Benjamin Nippe - Stuntman /// Jason Oettlé, Stunt Network - Firmenmitglied /// Leyla Özbek - Juniorin /// Necla Özbek - Juniorin ///  Piet Paes - Stuntman /// Kristina Papadopoulou - Stuntwoman /// Hannes Pastor - Junior /// Ronnie Paul, Double Action - Firmenmitglied /// Tanja Pelster - Stuntwoman /// Christian Petersson - Stuntman /// Bernd Pietsch - Stuntman /// Leo Plank, haeger stunt & wire works - Firmenmitglied /// Thomas Pöpl - Stuntman /// Felix Quinton - Stuntman /// Wolfgang Raach - Stuntman /// Markus Ranglack - Stuntman /// Ernst Reimann, Film- und Stuntproduktion - Firmenmitglied ///  Jana Reinhardt - Stuntwoman /// Gerry Reinitzhuber - Stuntman /// Felix Rugor - Stuntman /// Kim Ruhnau - Stuntwoman /// Swaantje Rütten - Stuntwoman /// Christian Salzwedel - Junior ///  Armin Sauer, Stunt At Work - Firmenmitglied /// Robert Schenker - Stuntman /// Bernhard Schirmer - Stuntman /// Mai-Lin Senf - Stuntwoman /// Jolly Sèra, SN-The European Stuntnetwork GmbH - Firmenmitglied/// Marc Sieger, Face off GmbH - Firmenmitglied /// Hannah Spreitzenbarth - Juniorin /// Marcel Stefanski - Stuntman /// Dani Stein - Stuntwoman /// Mac Steinmeier, StuntMac GmbH - Firmenmitglied /// Daniel Stockhorst - Stunt Coordinator /// Giacomo Strasser - Stuntman /// Suzanne Struben SèraSN-The European Stuntnetwork GmbH - Firmenmitglied /// Dr. Steve Szigeti - Stunt Coordinator /// Eskindir Tesfay - Stuntman /// Joe Tödtling - Stunt Coordinator /// Asuka Tovazzi - Stunt Coordinator /// Denise Treffler - Juniorin /// Antonios Varvasoudis - Stunt Coordinator /// Tim Vetter - Stuntman /// Bastian Volkmer - Stuntman /// Ronny Wechselberger - Stuntman /// Rainer Werner, Stunt At Work - Firmenmitglied /// Vanessa Wieduwilt,  SN-The European Stuntnetwork GmbH - Firmenmitglied /// Katja Wilhelm - Juniorin /// Lukas Wilson - Junior /// Luisa Wolf - Juniorin ///

Full individual membership

Full individual membership and the junior membership in the association can be applied for by every person of legal age, who professionally pursues one of the following occupations in Germany, and is liable to pay income tax in Germany:

Stuntwoman / Stuntman
Stunt Coordinator
Assistant Stunt Coordinator
Fight Choreographer
Precision Driver
Stunt Rescue Diver
Stunt Rigger 
2nd Unit Director

Our aim is to promote quality and professionalism and we require our members to meet the levels of education, activity and occupational experience as set out below.

Company membership

Company membership can be applied for by institutions and companies whose main business lies within our occupational field, and who support our association in an active, ideal and financial way.

Honorary membership

Honorary members are appointed exclusively by the board of directors. This will be awarded to those people who have earned this honour through exceptional service to the association.

Special membership

The special membership is exclusively for members who perform an official function within the association or have personally contributed to the aims, objectives and external image of the association. This membership is also granted by the board.

Requirements

Stunt woman / stunt man / precision driver / stunt technician / stunt rigger (full individual membership):

Membership applicants for stunt woman / stunt man / precision driver / stunt technician and stunt rigger, should have successfully concluded their professional training, or hold a certificate of academic qualification (i.e. BA or higher). Evidence of more than 30 paid jobs in film, TV, advertising, photo, music or theatrical productions.

The confirmation or support by two responsible stunt coordinators or 2nd unit directors. 

Junior membership:

Stunt trainees who work under the guidance and supervision of a stunt coordinator or action unit director, but do not not yet comply with all terms of a full individual membership, can apply for the junior membership. The junior membership lasts for a maximum of 2 years. The following proof needs to be presented to the board: evidence of film, TV, advertising, photo, music or theatrical productions. The confirmation or support of two responsible stunts coordinators or 2nd unit directors.

Stunt coordinator: 

Stunt coordinator applicants must have worked as a stunt woman / stuntman for at least 5 years and during this time have had a minimum of 30 fully paid jobs in film, TV, advertising, photo, music or theatrical productions and 15 paid jobs as a stunt coordinator. 
To be presented: the evidence of film, TV, advertising, photo, music or theatrical productions and the confirmation or support of two member stunt coordinators or second unit directors. 

Attention: the proof of the paid jobs can be listed in the appendix of the application for admission (Auftragsnachweis.pdf). Crew-United members have the possibility to print out their list of credits to use as evidence.