Cannes 2013: Films by Basil Da Cunha, Marie-Elsa Sgualdo and Kaveh Bakhtiari in Directors’ Fortnight
This marks the third year Basil Da Cunha has been invited to Cannes, this time with his feature-length fiction film debut “Até ver a luz” in the 45th Directors’ Fortnight.
Two Swiss directors honoured with Student Oscar
Switzerland celebrates a historic success with two winners of the Student Academy Award 2013: Talkhon Hamzavi won the award for his short film “Parvaneh” and Mauro Mueller for “Un mundo para Raúl.”
“Der Imker” celebrates international premiere in Munich
Mano Khalil’s “Der Imker” will celebrate its international premiere with a screening in competition at the Munich International Documentary Film Festival.
Nadasdy Film guest in Trebon, Czech Republic
Swiss film producers Zoltán Horváth and Nicolas Burlet will present eleven films from their Nadasdy Film studio at the international Festival of Animated Films Anifilm in Trebon and provide insight into their experience with international coproductions.
Two short films from Switzerland in Oberhausen
Two short film productions from Switzerland will be screened in Oberhausen at Germany’s oldest and most renowned festival for the short film genre at the beginning of May.
Two short films from Switzerland in the running for a Student Oscar
Two short films From Switzerland are on the shortlist of finalists for a Student Academy Award.
Peter Mettler and Marcel Gisler in North America
The Hot Docs Documentary Film Festival in Toronto, which ranks among the most important festival for the genre in North America, will honour the Swiss-Canadian director Peter Mettler with a retrospective.
Films by emerging directors at “IndieLisboa” Festival
The “IndieLisboa” International Festival of Independent Cinema is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year.
Major laurels for “La nuit de l’ours” and “Un mundo para Raúl” in USA
All three Swiss short films screened in competition at the Aspen Shortsfest were honoured with awards.