Since 2017 I am studying Film at the Zurich University of the Arts. My filmwork contains mainly of experimental and surreal work and documentary. The process of filming someone to me feels very related  to the way I paint someone. But I can not finish the film in one clear gesture as I do my paintings sometimes. 


ELYSIUM (short), 2019, German

ELYSIUM (short), 2019, German

Detached from time and space a man loses himself in the underwater world of his bathroom. He is haunted by the stereotypical image of the female muse. Overwhelmed with his confusion his whole world blows up in flames and he discovers a new approach to sexuality within himself. He decides to leave his dream world in order to create a new one

Written, Directed & Edited by: Kathrin Schweizer

Starring: David Martinez Morente and Jasmin Hauser

DOP: Natascha Vavrina (

Produced by: Zurich University of the Arts.

SWISS FILM PRIZE (Portrait of Gabriel Sandru), 2019, German

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