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I AM a Buffalo

2nd episode | portrait series | Netflix | 2022

A production by megaherz on behalf of Netflix Germany.

A new kind of portrait by Netflix Germany showcasing the actors and filmmakers behind Netflix originals. The first portrait series that spans different genres, each episode unique in rhythm and style. All united by one common goal: bringing each protagonist’s uniqueness to life on screen.

In the second episode we portray the actor Bless Amada and his inspiring fight against self doubts on and off stage.

How would your portrait look like?

episode two


I AM a Buffalo

created with

Bless Amada

written and directed by

Linda-Schiwa Klinkhammer


Andreas Laux


Cedric Schanze

1st AC

Julian Hanschke

steady-cam operator

Andrey Tartyshnikov

1st AC

Julian Hanschke


Klara Plainer

1st AD

Johannes Kotzke

production design

Luisa Rauschert

Lena Müller

Cecilia Ratibor


Leandra Bendorf


Giovanni Berg

sound design

Andrew Mottl

color grading

Zé Maria Abreu Santos


Dustin Fisher

executive producer

Christoph Hoppstädter

line producer

Rebecca Steinke

assistant producers

Teodora Djukaric

Jule Kattendick


Benedikt Hass

title design

Carolin Flammang

telephone voice

Nikolaus von Bemberg

text editing

Simon Böhm


Oliver Gernstl

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