Cosima Frei

2017 Switzerland FICTION 17 '

Maren is a private person, leading an orderly life as a bus tour guide. When her brother unexpectedly shows up and joins her traveling group of seniors, she cannot run away anymore. Torn between her affection for her brother and her fear of family ties, she’s forced to find a way to deal with her new guest. Then the situation erupts in front of the entire public.


Born in Zurich, 1987. During an exchange year in New Zealand she discovers her interest in filmmaking. 2008 she started her film studies at the Zurich University of the Arts, where she currently studies directing in the Master Programme. Her previous short film Where are we going (Wo Gömmer) was shown internationally at film festivals.