Günter Jekubzik

Film Critic, Germany

Born in 1964, Günter Jekubzik has established himself as an independent international film journalist.  After studying German literature and language, he moved on to teach film analysis. Since 1988 he has worked as a freelance critic for several newspapers and magazines throughout Germany: "film-dienst", "Leipziger Volkszeitung", "Badische Zeitung" (Freiburg) and "Aachener Nachrichten". For three years he organized the tree-nation-film festival "Made in Europe". He is especially interested in the conversion of film and digital media as well as the films from the Netherlands and Belgium. His "complete works" can be found at www.filmtabs.de.

Another Earth' Rises Above the Competition

in 64th Locarno International Film Festival

Only a few films of the 2011 Locarno competition man... read more

The Decline of the American Empire By Günter H. Jekubzik

in 63rd Venice International Film Festival

Is it "good" timing or a macabre coincidence? Right ... read more

Prefab Lives By Günter Jekubzik

in 43rd Gijón International Film Festival

A slap in the face - that's how it begins and ends. ... read more

Split Screens

in 8th Split International Festival of New Film

There are worlds lying between mainstream features, ... read more

The Dangerous Path of the Shadow Dancer

in 50th Gijón International Film Festival

Shadow Dancer is the story of female undercover agen... read more