Rita Ziegler
 
* 1950 in Basel.

1972-76
Sculpture Studies at the Berlin University of Arts.

1972
Formation of the independent theatre group „Birne-Theater für Kinder". Worked the following ten years as an actress and co-writer, built puppets and masks for theatre and film.
Among others „Ratz und Rübe" for the series „Rappelkiste", ZDF.

1982-94
Screenwriter of several feature films in the children’s programme of the German television channels SFB and ZDF for the series: „Morgen schon", „Bettkantengeschichten", „Hals über Kopf", „Karfunkel"; Co-director and dramatic consultant for various feature film productions.
 
1989-95
Freelance editorial collaboration at the ZDF.
 
1996
Documentary fairytale „Die versteckte Prinzessin" for SFB.
 
1997-2001
Dramaturgical consultancy for B. & T.
Sculptural works in plaster, terracotta & bronze.
 
1998
Exhibitions in Berlin, Leipzig, Basel, Zürich.
 
2002
Documentary „Wir haben den Körper nur geborgt" about burial rituals in Bali.

2005
Documentary „Wir da oben in den Bergen“, produced by point de vue.
 

 
E-Mail: rizie(at)gmx.de