[she / her] Actress, writer, director
Ariana Gansuh was born in Mongolia and immigrated to Berlin with her family in 1998, where she grew up. She studied acting at the Berlin Film Acting School until 2011 and then moved to Frankfurt am Main. Since then she has been working as an actress for cinema and TV.
In 2012 she made her short film project SPEED AND STILLSTAND, for which she wrote the script and directed. She is currently working closely with dramaturge Roland Zag on WHEN THE RAIN FALLS. The feature film project was funded with script funding from Hessenfilm und Medien. In spring 2022, together with the Frankfurt-based production company Westlight Film, filming will begin on her short film OH FATHER, which was funded with an HKST project grant and which she will also direct.
Ariana is involved in various associations for her heart issue, diversity, and moderated the BFFS podcast “Schauspiel Held*innen" until 2021.