Thursday, 11/8/2018

Meet the Filmmakers: EPITHESE

Interview with director Rebecca Zehr

Meet the Filmmakers: EPITHESE

Director Rebecca Zehr


Write a one-sentence teaser text for your film EPITHESE.

EPITHESE is a film about the wish to be normal and complete.

Which film was the first to deeply impress you?

"Sans Soleil" by Chris Marker

A new TV series about studying film needs a title – which would you choose?

"Kids, how time flies!"

Which actor or actress would you love to work with and why?

My neighbours, the postman, regular people.

 Scene from EPITHESE

What do your grandparents think you do as a job?

An unprofitable but beautiful art

If your film was an animal, what animal would it be?

A chimeras - maybe the Sphinx? Half human, half animal.

What would you be if you weren’t a filmmaker?

Organic farmer

Is this your first visit to Munich? What do you expect from the city and the festival?

I live here and lead a love-hate relationship with the city. It is so nice to be part of the festival! 



  • This film will be screened in HFF Special 2
  • Film School: HFF, University of Television and Film Munich
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