Stefan Schilling, M.A.Translator/Subtitler for English, French and Icelandic into German

Specialised, literary and film translation

My specialist fields include Environmental Economics; Literature (fiction and non-fiction); Theatre; Film, TV & Media; Travel & Tourism; Arts & Crafts; as well as History. I am a qualified member (MITI) of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting, a full member of the German Association of Interpreters and Translators (BDÜ) and a member of the German Association of Literary Translators (VdÜ).

  • Phone : + 44 (0)161 273 2042
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  • Address : Flat 2, 6 Wharf Close, Manchester M1 2WE

About Me


Since 2011

Stefan Schilling, M.A. – Manchester

Specialised, Literary and Film Translation from English, French and Icelandic into German


German QA & Content Assistant –, Manchester

Translation and QA of website content, press releases, etc.; Creation, QA and translation of city guides


Management Assistant for Wholesale and Foreign Trade – Maisach, Germany

Dual-system vocational training (Kaufmann im Groß- und Außenhandel)


Since 2015

M.A. Literary Translation (FR-DE) – Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich

Übersetzung französischsprachiger Narrativik und Essayistik, Übersetzung französischsprachiger Dialoge, Themenspezifisches Übersetzen, Französische Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaft, Ausgangssprachliche Stilanalyse Französisch, Buchwissenschaftliche Übung (Urheber- und Medienrecht für Verlage), Übersetzungskritik, Berufskunde, Creative Writing, Übersetzungstheorie


Certificate, Icelandic Studies – Árni Magnússon Institute/Háskóli Íslands

International summer course in Icelandic language, literature, history and society


M.A. Translating (EN-DE) – University of Salford

Audiovisual Translation, Lexicography & Terminology, Specialised Translation with Translation Technology, Translation Project Management, Principles & Strategies of Translation, Translation Studies


State-Certified Translator (EN-DE) – Fremdspracheninstitut der Stadt München

Fachkunde/Fachterminologie (Wirtschaft, Deutsch), Fachkunde/Fachterminologie (Wirtschaft, zweisprachig), Fachübersetzung in die/aus der Fremdsprache (Wirtschaft), Gerichts- und Behördenterminologie

Working Languages

  • German (native)

  • English

  • French

  • Icelandic

Specialist areas

  • Economics

  • Literature

  • Theatre

  • Film, TV & Media

  • Travel & Tourism

  • Arts & Crafts

  • History

Other languages

  • Swedish

  • Welsh

  • Italian

  • Catalan

Personal interests

  • Germanic, Romance and Celtic languages, cultures and literatures
  • Film & TV
  • Traditional North-Atlantic Knitting (Iceland, Faroe Islands, Shetland)
  • Yoga


Please send me a message and I will be in touch as soon as I can. I’m looking forward to helping you.

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