Lena Mäder

Documentary Filmmaking
Master of Arts in Film 2016
Lena Mäder - born 1984 in Lucerne. She worked as a kindergarten teacher for several years and in 2010 decided to return to her studies.
In 2014, she graduated in Bachelor of Design from the Lucerne School of Art and Design and in the autumn of 2016 she finished her ‘Master of Film’, specializing in documentary, at the Zurich University of the Arts, with the film "The Children of Babel".

2016 | Die Kinder von Babel | Documentary | 50 min | Drehbuch, Regie | ZHdK, SRF | CH

2015 | PILATUS | Documentary | 9 min | Director | ZHdK | CH

2014 | Blaulicht | Documentary | 17 min | Director, Sound | HSLU, SRF | CH

2013 | ORCUN | Documentary | 7 min | Director, Sound | HSLU | CH

Showcase Projects

The Children of Babel

Director, Screenplay | 2016 | MA Film | 50 min

Children with an immigration background find a common language in classical music.