A SOUND OF MY OWN
Germany 2021 – Director: Rebecca Zehr – Original language: English, German – Subtitles: English, German
Can you hear images? Or see sound? Is it possible to be open without losing yourself? Or walk your own path without denying your roots? Marja Burchhard, the new leader of the musical collective Embryo, searches to find her own sound. A filmic work of art – like it were being played on an instrument – that improvises and experiments with image and sound. Ysabel Fantou
Camera: Felix Press. Sound: Rebecca Zehr. Editing: Melanie Jilg. Music: Marja Burchard. Production: taro films in Kooperation mit der Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München. Producer: Rebecca Zehr, Katharina Rabl. Length: 52 min.
No youth rating
The German director first studied cultural anthropology, religious studies and psychology in Munich. Since 2016, she has been studying documentary film directing at the University of Television and Film Munich. Her films have won awards.
A SOUND OF MY OWN, DE 2021, 52. min.
DEAD SEA DYING (co-directed with Katharina Rabl), DE 2019, 29 min.
EPITHESE, DE 2017, 9 min.
Munich is the home of the filmmakers whose works are gathered together in the Munich Premieres. But time and again, the view extends far beyond the city limits.