Christian Zübert

Christian Zübert

Germany

Biography

Christian Zübert was born in Würzburg, where he studied German language and literature. He started working as a screenplay writer for the crime film series DER CLOWN. Zübert’s first cinema productions were the comedy LAMMBOCK (2001), which he wrote and directed, and director Dennis Gansel’s debut film GIRLS ON TOP (2001), whose screenplay he co-wrote. In 2005 he wrote and directed THE TREASURE OF THE WHITE FALCONS, a teen film which received several awards. He wrote and directed the comedy HARDCOVER (2008), as well as the tragicomedy THREE QUARTER MOON (2011), for which he received the Bavarian Film Award 2011 (Best Screenplay). In the same year, Zübert received a double distinction: the Adolf Grimme-Preis for the screenplay of NEUE VAHR SUD (2010) and for the Tatort TV series NIE WIEDER FREI SEIN (2010), which he directed.

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