“Vitus” at Shanghai Film Festival
At the 10th Shanghai International Film Festival, which is taking place from June 16-26, 2007, and is the largest Chinese film event, four Swiss films have been invited to screen in the Panorama section. Actor Urs Jucker will introduce the film "Vitus" to the Chinese audience. The film's theatrical release in China is marketed by the Huayang distribution company. Jan Gassmann represents the documentary film "Chrigu" as co-author at the event. "La mémoire des autres/Moon On The Snow" by Anguita-MacKay "Mon frère se marie/My Brother Is Getting Married" by Jean-Stéphane Bron round out the Swiss presence at the Shanghai festival.The Shanghai International Film Festival counts among twelve film festivals credited by the International Federation of Film Producers Association as first-rank. It has been acknowledged by the film industry as one of the most important platforms for potential film distribution in China.