Nine Swiss films hit European screens
May, June and July are prosperous months for Swiss cinema as nine films bearing Switzerland’s stamp are being released in France and Germany.
Two titles from Akka Films’s line-up are also setting out to conquer French audiences this May: Raja Amari’s co-production Buried Secrets [+see also:
film profile] (released by Sophie Dulac Distribution on May 19) and Nicolas Wadimoff’s documentary Aisheen [Still Alive In Gaza] [+see also:
interview: Nicolas Wadimoff
film profile] (Solaris Distribution – May 26).
Meanwhile, Richard Dindo’s documentary The Marsdreamers (Lea Produktion) is set to be released in France by its co-producer Les Films d'ici on June 16.
German audiences will get the chance to discover Denis Rabaglia’s Marcello Marcello [+see also:
film profile] (produced by C-Films and distributed by Senator Filmverleih) from June 10; and Stascha Bader’s Rocksteady: The Roots of Reggae (co-produced by HesseGreutert Film and distributed by Rapid Eye Movies) from June 24.
Two releases are scheduled for July 15: Ruedi Gerber’s Breath Made Visible [+see also:
film profile] (produced by Zas Film and distributed by Barnsteiner Film); and Christian Frei’s Space Tourists [+see also:
film profile] (produced by Christian Frei Filmproduktionen and distributed by Kool Filmdistribution).
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