Christian Zübert

2001 Lammbock
2005 Der Schatz der weißen Falken/Treasure of the White Falcons
2008 Hardcover
2011 Dreiviertelmond/Three Quarter Moon
2014 Hin und weg/Tour de Force
2015 Ein Atem/One Breath

He was born in Würzburg in 1973. He initially majored in German Studies. Ιn 2005, he wrote and directed Treasure of the White Falcons, a film which won numerous awards, such as the Audience Award at the Hamburg Film Festival and best film for young people in Lünen, as well as an award from the children’s jury in Chicago and a nomination for the German Film Prize in 2006. In 2008 he wrote and directed Three Quarter Moon, which won the Bavarian Film Award for Best Screenplay in 2011 and was nominated for the German Film Prize. That same year, he was honored twice with the prestigious Adolf Grimme Prize.

Open Horizons

One Breath / Christian Zübert

The story of two women from different backgrounds but with the same desire: happiness. Elena, young, welleducated and with no perspective in her native Greece, is trying to pursue a better life, away from her family and country. And Tessa, a thirty-something wife, mother and successful manager in Germany, is torn between happiness as an individual and a mother. These two women meet, Elena starts working as a nanny for Tessa’s daughter, and the encounter changes both their lives forever.

Director:Christian Zübert
Script:Christian Zübert, Ipek Zübert
Cinematography:Ngo The Chau
Editing:Mona Bräuer
Sound:Michael Busch
Music:Julian Maas, Christoph Kaiser
Costumes:Susan Bolling, Sarah Raible
With:Jördis Triebel (Tessa), Chara Mata Giannatou (Elena), Benjamin Sadler (Jan), Apostolos Totsikas (Kostas)
World Sales:ARRI Media World Sales, Germany T. +49 89 3809 1288
Distribution in Greece:Odeon SA Manos Krezias T. +30 210 672 1997
Producer:Ulf Israel, Costas Lambropoulos
Production:Senator Film Köln GmbH (Germany) Τ.+49 221 1689 4171 View Master Productions SA (Greece)
Production Country:Germany-Greece
Co-production:ARRI Media GmbH, BVG Filmproduktion, BR/Arte (Germany)
Format:DCP Color
Production Year:2015
European Premiere

Screening Schedule
OLYMPION:Monday, November 09, 2015 - 22:30 | ID:317
STAVROS TORNES:Tuesday, November 10, 2015 - 15:30 | ID:464