Team

AUTHOR & DIRECTOR, JULIAN M. GRÜNTHAL
Julian graduated as actor from the theatre school Zurich in 2005. After this he worked a couple of years

as actor at various theatres in Germany and Switzerland. Followed by an intense workphase with

the freelance theatre- & filmproduction group 400asa (now digitalbuehne) and his own theatre group

grenzgänger-zürich. During this time he started directing theatre and film, as well as editing and writing

for film and theatre. In 2015 he studied cinematography and scriptwriting at Prague Film School. Since then

he also works as cinematographer. 

FILMOGRAPHY

2017/18 TO THE SEA / Short / Director/Script

2016 NINNANANNA / Music Video / Director,Camera      

2015 MR HASLINGER / Short / Director,Script,Camera                    

2015 FREAK / written by Amanda Alm / Director                               

2015 MIRROR / Musicvideo for Rahel Buchhold / Director/Camera  

2015 CHLAPEC (The Boy) / Short / Director,Script,Camera

2014/15 THE POLDER / feature/ Co-Directing with Samuel Schwarz / Sci-Fi, Coproduction Switzerland-Germany,

         Prix Méliès d'Argent 2015  & Winner Nocturna Festival Madrid

2011 MARY & JOHNNY / feature / Co-Directing with Samuel Schwarz / Switzerland. Zurich Film Festival, Hofer Filmtage, Filmfestival Solothurn,

         special mention at Filmfestival Saarbrücken. Bern Filmprize 2011                                                                 

2011 SUMER WIE DE / Music video / EMI 

 

AWARDS

2016 Polder (dir.J.M.Grünthal&S.Schwarz) awarded best film, best directing, best script, best vfx, best female actress & best male actor at Nocturna Festival Madrid

2016 Polder awarded best feature at the Zinema Zombie Festival in Bogota

2016 Swiss National Theatre Award with the Group 400ASA                                       

2015 Polder  wins Meliès d'Argent Prize at the Filmfestival Trieste as Best European Fantastic Film 2015                                                                                                   2015 Graduation Prague Film School "with honours"                                                        

2011 Bern Filmprize for the feature „Mary&Johnny“ (dir.J.M.Grünthal&S.Schwarz)   2011 Premio theatre-directing-prize best young director for „Nico's Love“        

2007 Stipendium of the culture centre Nairs (Switzerland) as Author                                

2005 Oprecht Prize as best actor, diploma Theatre School Zurich 

www.juliangruenthal.com

PRODUCTION, EMILIA PRODUCTIONS / JUDITH LICHTNECKERT

Emilia Productions is based in Zurich and was established in 2013 by Judith Lichtneckert.

Her passion for film making comprises both creative documentaries and fiction films.

Her special focus lies on projects committed to cultural and social issues. 

www.emiliaproductions.com

DOP, GUILLE VAZQUEZ

Guille graduated in Audiovisual Communication from the University of Santiago de Compostela

in July 2014, with specialization in International Cultural Studies at Aalborg University in Denmark.

Also graduated from Prague Film School in December 2014 with specialization in Cinematography.

Currently Guillermo is finishing his Master's degree in cinematography at AFTI, Madrid.

 

FILMOGTAPHY AS DOP

2018 Malditos / Dir. Ángel Esteban & Elena Goatelli / Documentary Feature ( in post-production)

2017 Univity - Ride The Wave / Dir. Jiajie Yu / Music Video 

2017 Funkiwis - Voz de la Ira / Dir. Sine 513 / Music Video 

2017 Forest / Prod. EFTI / Short Film

2016 Ostrowski / Prod. EFTI / Short Documentary

2016 FCAM - Contamos contigo / Prod. Emarela / TV Commercial 

2016 FCAM - Namórate / Prod. Emarela / TV Commercial

2015 Llojd - Över Taken / Dir. Dennis Näversköld / Music Video 

2015 C.O.T.I. - Lord / Dir. Juliette Clara Bertoldo / Music Video 

2015 Notes On Desire / Dir. Gianfranco Ricchiardi / Short Film 

2015 Night Mail / Dir. Camille van Wessem / Short Film 

2015 Freak / Dir. Julian M. Grünthal / Short Film

2015 Mariage d'amour / Dir. Kali Morgan Davis / Short Film 

2014 Monsters / Dir. Gianfranco Ricchiardi / Short Film

PRODUCTION MANAGER CH, LILIANE OTT

PRODUCTION & LOCATION MANAGER GALICIA, FABIO FERNANDEZ

PRODUCTION ASSISTANT/SPECIAL EFFECTS/RAIN/FIRE/EARTH, BORJA CONDE

2nd AD, DANIELA NERGER

PREPRODUCTION ASSISTANT GALICIA, BERNIE ROSENFELD

1st AC, AITOR URBANEJA 

1st AC WEEK 2, HÉCTOR MONTAÑO

2nd AC & DIT, DANIEL DAMANTI

2nd AC WEEK 2, ALISA TRUYOL

DRONE OPERATOR, LAURA VAZQUEZ,

GAFFER, MARIO LERMA

GAFFER & DIT, JEFF WEXLER

ELECTRICIAN, HUMBERTO FORERO

SET DRESSER, ISABELLE SIMMEN

COSTUME DESIGNER, URSINA SCHMID: ursinas@hotmail.com

WARDROBE & SET PROPS, CARMEN TRINANES

SCULPTURER, DAVID CATA

COMPOSITION & SOUNDDESIGN, MICHAEL SAUTER

SOUND RECORDIST & SOUND DESIGN, ADRIAN PFISTERER

BOAT CAPTAIN, TINU VAL

BOAT CAPTAIN 2, MODESTO RODRIGUEZ CAMPO

CATERING, SIMONE RYSER

CROWDFUNDING CAMPAIGN, JELENA PAVLOVIC

Julian

Guillermo

Judith

Fabio

Lily