Helen studied German and Philosophy in Bochum and Frankfurt. In 2005 she received her Masters in Philosophy and went on to study documentary film directing at the University of Television and Film Munich. Since 2008 she has been teaching at the Film University in Munich and is editor of the book ‘Images of the Wild Years 1968-1970’. ‘No Lullaby’ is her graduation film from the University of Television and Film Munich. The film explores generational sexual abuse within one family and the resulting psychological trauma and pain.