Piet Baumgartner

Fiction film directing
Master of Arts in Film 2015
Bachelor of Arts in Film 2011
Born in Dieterswil/Switzerland. TV reporter and studies in journalism. Along as producer and VJ. Bachelor studies in film at the University of Arts Zürich by Bernhard Lehner. Assistances for Frank Castorf, Rene Pollesch and Robert Kolinsky. Several theatre projects. Master studies in film directing by Markus Imboden at the University of Arts Zürich. Now working on his first feature.
Director

2015 | Inland | Shortfilm | ZHdK | CH

2013 | Elite | Shortfilm | ZHdK | CH

2013 | Zur Lage der Nation | Theatre | CH

2013 | Die Show die zeigt, was Agota Dimen alles kann! | Shortfilm | ZHdK | CH

2011 | Alle Werden | Shortfilm | ZHdK | CH

2010 | Closer | Theatre

2009 | Geh Aufs Ganze! | Shortfilm

2009 | Art/RUUM | Documentary

2009 | In Flagranti | Shortfilm

2007 | Bellevue | Shortfilm

2006 | Glauser hat aufgehört zu schreiben | Fiction

Showcase Projects

Elite

Director | 2013 | 19 min

Aus dem Master-Projekt "Käufliche Liebe in Zürich"

The breath

Production Manager | 2015 | BA Film | 11 min

In the vacuum of depth delusion is pulsating.

Where are we going

Production Manager | 2012 | BA Film | 20 min

Cem runs away from his family who want to ship him back to Turkey.

Alle Werden

Director, Screenplay, Production Manager | 2011 | BA Film | 18.5 min

Samuel meets Philippe, one highly admired collegue of his best friend Andreas.

Inland

Director | 2015 | MA Film | 20 min

Alina is fifteen when her stepfather, a stately Nigerian, is arrested for dealing drugs