Tizza Covi

Tizza Covi at IFFR

Tizza COVI (1971, Italy) was born in Bolzano and lived in Paris and Berlin before studying photography in Vienna. There, she met fellow student Rainer Frimmel. Since 1996 the two have worked together on photography, theatre and cinema projects, which are characterised by a focus on a documentary approach, even in fiction.


Das ist alles/That's All (2001, doc, co-dir), Babooska (2005, doc, co-dir), La pivellina (2009, co-dir), Der Glanz des Tages/The Shine of Day (2012, co-dir), Der Fotograf vor der Kamera/The Photographer in Front of the Camera (2014, doc, co-dir), Mister Universo (2016, co-dir)

Tizza Covi at IFFR

The films by this director at IFFR