Director Biography – Manuel Gübeli (BEING SASCHA)

Manuel Gübeli is a filmmaker, artist and writer. His films and videos have been shown at various festivals and exhibitions. The last three years he spent pretending to work on his first feature film – whereas in fact he was writing for TV, shooting a documentary and doing performance acts. Manuel lives in Basel, Switzerland.


Sexperiment (2014, 12 min.)
Festivals (selection):
Solothurn Film Festival
VIS – Vienna Independent Shorts (2015 and 2018)
Mecal, International Short Film and Animation Festival of Barcelona
Backup – Kurzfilmfestival Weimar
Swissfilms Kurzfilmnacht Tour – Basel
Pornfilmfestival Berlin
Porny Days Zürich
Holy Fuck Filmfestival Amsterdam
La Fête du Slip Lausanne
META – Shortfilmfestival Minsk
Organized Orgasms Festival Mainz

Eigenleben (Their Own Lives, 2015, 16 min.)
Festivals (selection):
Shorts Filmfestival in Offenburg, Award for Best Creative Film
FILMZ Festival des deutschen Kinos Mainz

By lgbttorontofilmfestival

Festival occurring twice a year. In Toronto in June. And in Los Angeles in September. Showcasing the best of LGBT Short Films and Screenplays from around the world.

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