Stefan Schilling, M.A.Translator from English, French, Icelandic and Swedish

Specialised translation, literary translation and film translation

Freelance translator and subtitler (English, French, Icelandic and Swedish into German). Member of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting (MITI), the German Association of Interpreters and Translators (BDÜ) and the German Association of Literary Tranlators (VdÜ).

  • Phone : + 44 (0)161 797 4763
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  • Address : Apt. 35, 5 St. John's Gardens, Bury BL9 0QY, United Kingdom

About Me


Since 2011

Stefan Schilling, M.A. – Manchester

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


Since 2017

MLitt Viking Studies – Centre for Nordic Studies, University of the Highlands and Islands


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

Translating French Narratives and Essays, Translating French Dialogue, Topic-related Translation French, French Linguistics, French Literature, Stilistics: Source Language French, Trade-specific Exercises in Book Science, (Copyright for Publishers), Translation Critique, Professional Skills, Creative Writing, Translation Theory


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
  • Swedish

Specialist fields

  • Economics
  • Environment
  • Renewable Energy
  • Archaeology
  • History
  • Literature (fiction and non-fiction)
  • Travel & Tourism
  • Arts & Crafts


  • SDL Trados Studio 2015
  • memoQ
  • EZTitles

Personal interests

  • Germanic, Romance and Celtic languages, cultures and literatures
  • Film, TV & Video Games
  • Traditional North-Atlantic Knitting (Iceland, Faroe Islands, Orkney, 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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