Ella Rumpf • Actress
"By playing a character, I look for what we are when we're totally naked"
BERLINALE 2020: We have chatted to Ella Rumpf, the Swiss participant in the 2020 Shooting Stars, about her career
(Portrait © EFP/Harald Fuhr)
Ella Rumpf's acting debut was in Summer Outside [+see also:
interview: Maria Dragus
film profile] by Friederike Jehn in 2012. Before heading to London to study acting, she was nominated for the Swiss Film Award as Best Supporting Actress for her role of Ali in Chrieg [+see also:
interview: Simon Jaquemet
film profile] by Simon Jaquemet. Next came leading roles in Tiger Girl [+see also:
interview: Jakob, Tom Lass
film profile] by Jakob Lass and the festival hit Raw [+see also:
interview: Julia Ducournau
film profile] by Julia Ducournau. For this role, Ella was selected as Révélation for the César Awards 2018. Recently, Ella was cast in main roles in Freud (Netflix), opening the Berlinale Series section and Beast by Lorenz Merz, both to be released in 2020.