Michael Sasdi was born in Bern in 1968. After acting school, he studied history and economics. His first novel “Melchers Abschied” was published in 2005. In recent years he produced the short film “Reigen der Ziege” and the feature film “Steigers Ausstieg”, trained as a teacher and toured the country with the polka band “Clochard Deluxe”. “Aus uns ist nichts geworden” is his second novel.