11/20/2019 10:00 pm – Caligari FilmBühne
Germany 2019 98 min German original version with English subtitles
by Christina Ebelt
Script: Christina Ebelt, Franziska Krentzien, DoP: Bernhard Keller, Editor: Florian Riegel, Music: Benjamin Drees, Jakob Ilja, Producers: Harry Flöter, Jörg Siepmann, Regina Jorissen, Production: 2Pilots Filmproduction, ZDF/ARTE, Cast: Franziska Hartmann, Claudio Magno, Kai Ivo Baulitz, Nicole Johannhanwahr, Davina Donaldson, Elias Reichert
More information: https://2pilots.de/de/project/die-sterne-ueber-uns/
Christina Ebelt was born in Filderstadt/Germany in 1979. She studied Screenwriting and Directing at the Vancouver Film School in Canada. After that, she worked in Berlin as an assistant director and specialist for script continuity for the production HOTTE IM PARADIES (2002) by Dominik Graf and as an assistant to Romuald Karmakar during post-production for DIE NACHT SINGT IHRE LIEDER (2004), among other roles. Next, she began studies at the Academy of Media Arts (KHM) in Cologne. In collaboration with Jan Bonny, she wrote the screenplay for the feature film GEGENÜBER (2007), which celebrated its premiere in Cannes in the “Quinzaine des Realisateurs” section. Among other works, she has directed the short films DER DAUERLÄUFER (2008) and WANNA BE (2009). STARS ABOVE US is her feature film debut.