Sonja Riesen

Sonja Riesen/Der Goalie bin ig

Best Actress 2014 - Nominated

Sonja Riesen

For her performance in «I Am The Keeper» directed by Sabine Boss

Born in 1979 in Bern. 2000 Obtains her degree as a primary school teacher in Bern. 2001-2005 Studies at the Zurich School of Music, Drama and Dance. Since 2005 works as a free-lance actress in Switzerland and Germany, with performances at Schauspiel Frankfurt, Theater an der Parkaue Berlin, Theater an der Sihl Zürich, Schlachthaustheater Bern, as well as in two productions by Meret Matter with Club 111: “Stadtdschungel” and “Elsi die seltsame Magd.” Performances in two different works by Poche Nostra (USA/Mexico) at the Züricher Theater Spektakel and further guest appearances in Switzerland, Germany, Austria and Portugal.

Selected film roles:
2014 «Unser Kind», Regie: Luki Frieden
2014 «Der Goalie bin ig», Regie: Sabine Boss
2012 «Eine wen iig, dr Dällebach Kari», Regie: Xavier Koller
2007 «Endzeit», Regie: Christoph Wagner
2004 «Aprex Soleil», Regie: Steve Walker
2003 «L’oeil obscure», Regie: Julie Forster