Rebecca Panian

After her pre-film-life as a sign writer, a Flight Attendant and a Graphic Designer Rebecca Panian worked as a TV-Editor for Endemol Germany and as a freelance-editor and director for the Swiss Television and did her Bachelor of Arts in journalism. Since 2006 she realizes documentaries and fictional film projects. From 2012 till 2015 she did her Master’s in directing fiction at the ZHdK in Switzerland. She finished her studies with the short film Fragile. Her first feature length documentary Dying To Live won the Audience Award at the Zurich Film Festival 2014 and had its theatrical release in Switzerland in April 2015. Aside to the film the Swiss publisher Wörterseh Verlag has distributed the book ZU ENDE DENKEN. Currently Rebecca Panian is in post-production with her short film You're Welcome, supported by Fandor. Further more she is developing several feature film scripts, such as BACKPACK (WT) and TOUCH SCREEN.

[bio courtesy of the filmmaker] 

Filmography

Recent Reviews

Fragile

3 1/2 stars, oh, who hasn't been here before?! Aaaaaaaaaarrrggghhhh! Yeah, probably don't watch if you're just out of a bad break up...


Fragile

Authentic and striking depiction of an angry broken heart. If you can't relate to this film then you're probably young, or boring--and even at that, I'd be surprised if you...


Fragile

Excellent story, beautifully written, excellent acting


Fragile

I don't know what it is like inside a woman's head....I certainly don't know what it is like inside an angry woman's head....but I could strongly relate to what came...


Fragile

enjoyable!