Ella Rumpf


Ella Rumpf was born in Paris in 1995 and got raised bilingual (German/French) in her hometown Zurich.

In 2011 Ella gave her feature debut in Friederike Jehns SUMMER OUTSIDE. That experience was groundbreaking for Ella and led her to the decision to study acting in London. Before that, she was cast for the role of Ali in Simon Jaquemet’s awarded feature film CHRIEG („War“) and got nominated 'best supporting actress‘ for the Swiss Film Award. Most recently Ella was starring in the German feature TIGER GIRL by Jakob Lass as well as in GRAVE (France) by Julia Ducournau which premiered at the Festival de Cannes.

Credits Include

Raw (OT: Grave) Julia Ducournau Cannes Filmfestival, lead role
Tiger Girl Jakob Lass Opening Film Berlinale 'Panorama Special', lead role
War (OT: Chrieg) Simon Jaquemet nom. Swiss Film Awards

Personal Data

Languages Swiss German, French (mother tongue), German, English (fluent)
Residence Zurich
Place of birth Paris
Nationality Swiss
Height 1.67m (5' 5.7“)
Hair dark brown
Eyes green
Training “Giles Foreman Centre for Acting in London” 2013-2015, Atelierschule Zurich 2013
Sports boxing, canoe, snowboard, swimming
Actors Training Physical Traning of Yat Malgren

Trailer TIGER GIRL | go to video's page

Interview ENGLISH | go to video's page

Mar 09

Release Date

Die göttliche Ordnung

feature film
Location cinema release Switzerland
Director: Petra Biondina Volpe

Mar 10

Release Date


feature film
Location cinema release Germany
Director: Julia Ducournau

Mar 15

Release Date

Grave (Raw)

feature film
Location cinema release France
Director: Julia Ducournau

Apr 06

Release Date

Tiger Girl

Location cinema release Germany, Switzerland
Director: Jakob Lass

ELLA RUMPF (© Ingo Pertamer)
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