GABRIEL BAUR

gabrielGABRIEL BAUR

a.k.a. Gabrielle Baur

gb@onixfilms.com
gabriel.baur@onfeatures.com

 

 

DIRECTOR   FILMAUTHOR   PRODUCER

Gabriel Baur got to film through visual arts, drama and anthropology. Master of Arts in cultural anthropology, psychology and mass communications / Master thesis about film at the university of Zurich 1982. Filmschool New York university 1983/84. From1984 to 1987 Gabrielle Baur lived and worked between New York and Central America. 1988 she returned to Europe. In-depth study of directing and dramatic technique experience with Wojciech Marczewski (PL), Krzysztof Kieslowski (PL) and Frank Daniels (USA), among others. Collaboration as actress, cinematographer, assistant director and director for film, theatre and television.

1983 Co-founder of Onix Film and 2008 Co-founder of Onfeatures Film. Since 1984 Baur is freelance film director and film author, and has won national as international awards. Gabriel Baur is living and working between Zürich, Lisbon and New York.

Since 1990 Baur is European delegate of the Swiss Filmmakers Association ARF/FDS for the European directors association FERA. 1995 – 2010 lecturer at private and public universities, among others at the ZHdK/ Zurich University of the Arts/ MA Film. Publications. 2005 patronage film for the first national transdisciplinary „ Forum des artistes Bienne“.  2010 – 2014 Vice-President of the European Filmdirectors Federation FERA.

Gabriel Baur is a member of the European Film Academy EFA and the Swiss Film Academy,

FILMS  PROJECTS (Selection)

 

GLOW (Release 2017)
Documentary Feature, in Postproduction, CH/DE
Co-producer, Director, Author and Co-editor.

 

NORDLAND
Feature, 2014, DE/CH
Co-producer. Supported by the Federal Film Board FFA.
A film by IJ.Biermann and Stephan Schoenholtz
A Silverio Films und Onfeatures Film Production
in Co-production mit the Deutschen Film- und Fernsehakademie and Myrland Films

 

AMOUR FOU IN PROCESS
Feature, 2010, CH/DE
Screenplay. Supported by the Bundesamt für Kultur,
the Filmstiftung Zürich, Succes Cinema,
Kuratorium des Kanton Aargau and ONIX.

 

VENUS BOYZ
Documentary Feature, 2002, CH/DE/US/GB
Co-producer, script, director and co-editor.
Over 50 internationals Festivals. Awards a.o. Winner Best
Film / Semaine de la critique / Locarno
IFF, Internationale World Premiere IFF Berlinale 2002,
Kinoreleases in DE, FR, SW, NL, AT, BL, IT, CH and USA,
National and international TV-sales & DVD releases.

 

THE QUEEN OF BED
Feature, 1994, CH
Co-producer, screenplay and director.
National and Internationale Festivals and Awards,
Theatrical release CH, TV DE

 

THE EXCEPTION AND THE RULE
Experimental Film, 1992, A/CH
Script, director and editor.
Art exhibitions, theatres,
special screenings

 

LULUTOPIA
Feature film project,1990, ch
Script and director.
Winner national competition 1990

 

CADA DIA HISTORIA
Documentary, 1986, NIC/CH
Co-producer, script, director and editor,
in cooperation with Kristina Konrad.
National und International Festivals,
Art House Distribution CH/DE, TV/DRS

 

ONE TO ZERO
Short fiction, 1984, US (missing in N.Y.,
useful lead welcome)

 

A TALE
Short fiction, 1984, US/CH (Teil von Anna)
Co-producer, script, director and editor.
Worldpremiere Solothurner Filmtage, Festivals