Pipe, an elderly farmworker, experiences an exemplary transformation during 30 years of work in the same farm. The film shows how he buys a small motor-cycle, and how this small step represents the beginning of his liberation from his dependence and submission, and the development of his independence and an autonomous existence.
Max Bodmer and Moritz Fischer, the leading characters in this ironic, satirical comedy dealing with becoming - and living as - a Swiss citizen, are members of the Cantonal Police entrusted with the delicate task of examining foreigners who are candidates for Swiss citizenship. Different people have their own experiences when confronted with the various...
Zucchini is a rather unusual nickname for a 9-year-old boy and his unique story is surprisingly universal. After his mother’s sudden death, Zucchini is befriended by a kind police officer Raymond, who accompanies Zucchini to his new foster home filled with other orphans his age.
Les hélicoptères rouges et blancs et les jets de la Rega sont tous les jours sur le terrain. Dans les cinq épisodes de la série "Rega 1414 – Les secours arrivent" la caméra accompagne l’équipage lors de son travail au quotidien dans les hélicoptères et avions ambulances en Suisse et à l’étranger.
Late at night, the psychologist Eliane Hess is called to the hospital to take care of Yves, an eight-year-old boy, who just has lost his parents and siblings in a car accident. Eliane is both shocked and curiously drawn to the traumatized boy. As time goes by, she loses the professional distance to the patient.
Thomas Rickenmann returns to the three families he portrayed three years earlier during the annual cattle drive up to the alpine pastures in the film “z’Alp”. In his second film, we spend the entire summer high up in the Alpstein of the Appenzell Alps, in the Bernese Oberland and in Central Switzerland.
David Miller wants to end his life. He doesn’t want to leave anything to chance, so he contacts an assisted suicide organization. However, Espe, the woman accompanying him on his quest, doesn’t seem that familiar with the procedures. Meanwhile David tries everything he can think of to convince Tréplev, the Russian prostitute in the next room, to act as...
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