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  • de Mariana Otero • France - 2010 - 01h28m00

    To save their jobs, women decide to resume power in their lingerie company by forming a cooperative. At the mercy of events and twists, they find happiness with humor and strength of collective solidarity and a new freedom.

  • L'usine • de Alex Mayenfisch • Switzerland - 2005 - 00h48m00

    In spring, 2002, a factory of textile industry closed its doors and dismisses 140 staying employees. She was not able to resist the globalization of an activity which gradually moved towards countries where the workforce is less expensive. This particular context offers the opportunity to develop under an original shape a documentary with historic character.

  • de Kevin Mc Donald • Jamaica • United Kingdom • United States - 2011 - 02h25m00
    Bob Marley  •  Ziggy Marley  •  Jimmy Cliff  •  Rita Marley  •  Cedella Marley  •  Lee Perry  •  Chris Blackwell  •  Cindy Breakspeare  •  Neville Bunny Wailer Livingston  •  Lee Jaffe  •  Neville Garrick  •  Peter Marley  •  Margaret James

    Bob Marley's universal appeal, impact on music history and role as a social and political prophet. The definitive life story of the musician, revolutionary, and legend, from his early days to his rise to international super-stardom. Made with the support of the Marley family, there is rare footage, incredible performances and revelatory interviews with the people that knew him best.

  • We feed the world • de Erwin Wagenhofer • Austria - 2005 - 01h36m00
    Peter Brabeck  •  Jean Ziegler  •  Karl Otrok

    People today have been sensitized to the issues and most want to know where the meat, fish, vegetables and fruit one their plates are coming from. Austrian documentary filmmaker Erwin Wagenhofer went in search of food from France and Spain to Romania, from Brazil to Switzerland.

  • La Buena Vida • de Jens Schanze • Switzerland • Germany - 2015 - 01h37m00

  • L'Expérience Blocher • de Jean-Stéphane Bron • Switzerland - 2013 - 01h40m00
    Christoph Blocher

    Fall 2011. Christoph Blocher is on the campaign trail, working toward a victory for his rightwing. The story of Switzerland’s most controversial political leader. It also chronicles the face-to-face encounter between a filmmaker and a man of power, through a year of exclusive, up-close interviews and access to his private life.

  • Machine Gun Preacher • de Marc Forster • United States - 2011 - 02h09m00
    Gérard Butler  •  Michael Shannon  •  Madeline Carroll  •  Souléymane Sy Savané  •  Michelle Monaghan  •  Kathy Baker

    When ex-biker-gang member Sam Childers makes the life-changing decision to go to East Africa to help repair homes destroyed by civil war, he is outraged by the unspeakable horrors faced by the region's vulnerable populace, especially the children.

  • de Olivier Zuchuat • Switzerland • France - 2008 - 01h14m00

    April 2006. 13,000 members of the Dajo ethnic group have taken refuge on the plain of Gouroukoun in eastern Chad. They are all survivors of the Darfur conflict. Secluded in the camp they have constructed, they create their own way of life and means of survival.

  • de Zeresenay Mehari • Ethiopia - 2014 - 01h39m00
    Meron Getnet  •  Tizita Hagere  •  Abel Abebe  •  Shitaye Abraha  •  Genene Alemu

    A young lawyer travels to an Ethiopian village to represent Hirut, a 14-year-old girl who shot her would-be husband as he and others were practicing one of the nation's oldest traditions: abduction into marriage.

  • de Gaël Métroz • Switzerland • Pakistan - 2009 - 00h53m00

    At the Pakistan-Afghan border, the last pagan Kalash 3000 live surrounded by the Muslim community and the Afghan refugees. Among them, Najiba, a young woman must choose between converting to Islam, joining the modern world or enabling her tradition to continue.

  • de Wolfgang Murnberger • Austria - 2009 - 01h57m00
    Josef Hader  •  Josef Bierbichler  •  Birgit Minichmayr  •  Christoph Luser  •  Pia Hierzegger  •  Simon Schwarz  •  Ivan Shvedoff  •  Stipe Erceg  •  Dorka Gryllus

    Off in the countryside to repossess a car, weary detective Simon Brenner discovers some strange goings-on at an inn, whose meat grinder seems to be getting a little too much action. While smitten by one of the inn's employees, Brenner gets caught up in a plot that involves a creepy solution to a meat shortage and some very nasty characters.

  • Westen • de Christian Schwochow • Germany - 2012 - 01h42m00
    Jördis Triebel  •  Alexander Scheer  •  Tristan Göbel  •  Jacky Ido  •  Anja Antonowicz  •  Ryszard Ronczewski  •  Andreas Nickl  •  Polina Voskresenskaya

    East Germany. Summer, late 70's. Three years after her boyfriend Wassilij's apparent death, Nelly Senff decides to escape from behind the Berlin wall with her son Alexej, leaving her traumatic memories and past behind. Pretending to marry a West German, she crosses the border to start a new life in the West. But soon her past starts to haunt her...

  • Capitaine Thomas Sankara • de Christophe Cupelin • Switzerland - 2014 - 01h30m00

  • Wadjda • de Haifaa Al-Mansour • Saudi Arabia - 2012 - 01h38m00
    Waad Mohammed  •  Reem Abdullah  •  Abdullrahman Al Gohani  •  Ahd  •  Sultan Al Assaf  •  Alanoud Sajini  •  Rafa Al Sanea  •  Dana Abdullilah  •  Rehab Ahmed  •  Mohammed Albahry  •  Mariam Alghamdi  •  Ali Algorbani  •  Sara Aljaber  •  Mohammed Alkhozain  •  Mariam Alkhozaim  •  Ibrahim Almozael  •  Saud Alotibi  •  Faoziah Alyaaqop  •  Noura Faisal  •  Sami Hazim  •  Talal Loay  •  Ahmad Noman  •  Saud Olojayvan  •  Nouf Saad  •  Alanoud Sajini  •  Dima Sajini  •  Tahany Yusef  •  Mohammed Zahir

    Every day Wadjda passes a toy store window showing a beautiful green bicycle. Although it is forbidden for girls to ride bicycles, Wadja concocts a plan to earn enough money to afford the bike. She takes part in a Koran competition and with her slyness and cunning mind she tries to find a way to rise above her fellow competitors to make her most cherished dream come true... the green bicycle.

  • Passeurs de rêves - Un voyage dans les cinémas indépendants de Paris • de Silvia Angrisani Lorenzo Cioffi • Italy - 2012 - 00h40m00
    Jean-Max Causse  •  François Causse  •  Rodolphe Cobetto-Caravanes  •  Jean-Marie Rodon  •  Alain Roulleau  •  Jean-Jacques Schpoliansky

    Independent cinema exhibitors in Paris let us in on a profession unknown to most of us. We enter their cinemas, we watch them introducing the film at the Saturday night screenings, choosing the posters, or simply standing outside the cinema, perhaps to lure punters…?

  • de Michel Drach • France - 1969 - 01h44m00
    Marie-José Nat  •  Mohamed Chouikh  •  Bernadette Lafont  •  Jean-Pierre Darras  •  Catherine Allégret  •  Jean-Pierre Bisson  •  Mustapha Chadli  •  Albert Michel  •  Martine Chevallier  •  Alice Reichen

    In 1957, Elise, a young woman from Bordeaux, decides to join her brother Lucien, a revolutionary who has decided to become a worker instead of a notable. Lucien has secured a position for her and Elise in turn works on the assembly line of a car factory. There she falls in love with Arezki, a young Algerian immigrant.

  • de Abdellatif Kechiche • France - 2012 - 02h59m00
    Adèle Exarchopoulos  •  Léa Seydoux  •  Salim Kechiouche  •  Mona Walravens  •  Jérémie Laheurte  •  Alma Jodorowsky  •  Aurélien Recoing  •  Catherine Salée  •  Benjamin Siksou  •  Fanny Maurin  •  Sandor Funtek  •  Karim Saidi  •  Baya Rehaz

    Adèle leads her secondary school life the way her adolescent state dictates. Tired of pretending with her new boyfriend, Adèle goes in search of a mysterious young woman with blue highlights whom she saw by chance on the street. She finds her in a gay bar. Emma, a fine arts student, is a bit older and, especially, more sure of her own sexuality.

  • In film nist • de Jafar Panahi Mojtaba Mirtahmasb • Iran - 2011 - 01h15m00
    Jafar Panahi

    It's been months since Jafar Panahi, stuck in jail, has been awaiting a verdict by the appeals court. By depicting a day in his life, Panahi and Mojtaba Mirtahmasb try to portray the deprivations looming in contemporary Iranian cinema.

  • de Deniz Gamze Ergüven • Turkey - 2015 - 01h34m00
    Güneş Nezihe Şensoy  •  Doğa Zeynep Doğuşlu  •  Tuğba Sunguroğlu  •  Ilayda Akdoğan  •  Elit Işcan  •  Nihal Koldas  •  Ayberk Pekcan  •  Bahar Kerimoğlu  •  Burak Yigit  •  Erol Afsin  •  Suzanne Marrot

    Early summer. In a village in northern Turkey, Lale and her four sisters are walking home from school, playing innocently with some boys. The immorality of their play sets off a scandal that has unexpected consequences. The family home is progressively transformed into a prison...

  • de Luc Jacquet • France - 2013 - 01h18m00
    Francis Hallé

    Luc Jacquet guides the audience through the equatorial forest far off the beaten path. He takes the camera in closely to discover tiny seedlings that will eventually become the next forest in five decades. Immobile but very alive, the forest must implement strategies and illusions to meet the challenge of its environment in order to make it through a lifecycle that lasts many decades...

  • de Benh Zeitlin • United States - 2012 - 01h33m00
    Quvenzhané Wallis  •  Dwight Henry  •  Levy Easterly  •  Lowell Landes  •  Pamela Harper  •  Gina Montana  •  Amber Henry  •  Jonshel Alexander

    Faced with both her hot-tempered father's fading health and melting ice-caps that flood her ramshackle bayou community and unleash ancient aurochs, six-year-old Hushpuppy must learn the ways of courage and love.

  • de Gabriel Le Bomin • Switzerland • France - 2010 - 02h15m00
    Laura Smet  •  Charles Berling  •  Marc-André Grondin  •  Grégori Derangère  •  Dominique Reymond  •  Francis Perrin  •  Gabriele Bazzichi  •  Dominique Favre-Bulle  •  Gaspar Boesch

    Everything starts where other films end: with a marriage. For Sam, it is already the beginning of the end but he doesn't know it yet. His sister, Lise, marries Henri, a successful Genevan auctioneer in his fifties. She is 25, Sam a little younger, he is her best man. His hand shakes at the time of signing the marriage certificate...

  • de Nicholas J. Peart Pierre Morath • Canada • Switzerland • France - 2005 - 01h42m00

    Les Règles du jeu immerses into the world of the playoffs with the team of Geneva ice hockey team: Genève-Servette Hockey Club. This documentary was made in order to share with the audience what is the real life of a professional hockey team.

  • de Marc Décosterd • Switzerland - 2012 - 01h12m00
    Renaud Berger  •  Caroline Althaus  •  Marc Décosterd  •  Yannick Merlin  •  Jean Winiger  •  Marie-Aude Guignard  •  Yannick Rosset  •  Virginie Meisterhans

    Erwan is back, he has settled down with his girlfriend Sandra and is done with guns and crime. He now lives peacefully with Sandra, they have a child together. When his friend Harry gets out of prison, Erwan will soon be tempted by one last heist - for the fun of it and to get some college money for his young boy, Gordon.

  • Der Imker • de Mano Khalil • Switzerland - 2013 - 01h47m00
    Ibrahim Gezer

    Ibrahim Gezer lived a prosperous life with his wife and 11 children in Turkish Kurdistan. Having joined the Kurdish resistance, one of his daughters is killed by the Turkish army. Arrested and tortured, Ibrahim hides in the mountains for seven years before fleeing to Istanbul. But the blows continue as his wife commits suicide and his children emigrate; those in Switzerland help him in.

  • de Mirjam von Arx • Switzerland • United States - 2012 - 01h27m00

    Evangelical Christians are calling out for a second sexual revolution: chastity. As a counter-movement of the attitudes and practices of today's culture, one in six girls in the US has vowed to remain 'unsoiled' until marriage.

  • de Philippe Faucon • France - 2011 - 01h18m00
    Rashid Debbouze  •  Yassine Azzouz  •  Ymanol Perset  •  Mohamed Nachit  •  Zahra Addioui  •  Kamel Laadaili  •  Keltoume El Hanafi  •  Habib Bejaoui

    Ali, Nasser and Hamza, societal misfits in their early twenties, meet Djamel who not before long becomes their role model. Knowing their weaknesses, hopes and fears, ten years older charismatic and sharp-tongued Djamel skilfully manipulates and subjugates them. Rejected and disappointed by the mainstream French society, Ali, Nasser and Hamza soon become susceptible to his persuasion.

  • Yasuni - Two seconds of Life • de Leonardo Wild • Ecuador - 2010 - 01h30m00

    In Ecuador, the Yasuni National Park is one of the sites with the greatest biodiversity on our planet – and it also holds a big part of Ecuador´s oil reserves. Ecuador´s president Rafael Correa has made an extraordinary proposal: If the world will pay for protection of it‘s green lungs, Ecuador will leave the oil in the ground and will invest in renewable energy.

  • L'Enquête • de Vincent Garenq • Belgium • France • Luxembourg - 2014 - 01h46m00
    Gilles Lellouche  •  Charles Berling  •  Laurent Capelluto  •  Florence Loiret-Caille  •  Christian Kmiotek  •  Gregoire Bonnet  •  Eric Naggar  •  Hervé Falloux  •  Laurent D'Olce  •  Thomas Séraphine

    Journalist Denis Robert sparked a storm in the world of European finance by denouncing the murky operations of banking firm Clearstream. His quest to reveal the truth behind a secret world of shadowy multinational banking puts him in contact with an ever-expanding anti-corruption investigation carried out by Judge Renaud Van Ruymbeke.

  • Sâdhu • de Gaël Métroz • Switzerland - 2012 - 01h30m00
    Suraj Baba

    In Hindi, Sâdhu means he who is in search of truth. To this end, the bespectacled sâdhu Suraj Baba has spent eight years at 3200 meters in a cave at the source of the Ganges. But peace is hard to find. And so he decides to go on a pilgrimage to Kumbhamela. He soon realizes he can't have anyone imposing a code of conduct on him. In search of himself, he makes his way to the sacred lakes...

  • Der Banker: Master of the Universe • de Marc Bauder • Austria - 2013 - 01h30m00
    Angela Merkel  •  Rainer Voss

    Rainer Voss, a former trader who worked in banking for 10 years, is interviewed in a Frankfurt bank that’s been closed for six years. He unravels the tangled ball of string that is finance, from the origins of the financial crisis (deregulation and simultaneous digitization of the markets) to by-products developed to neutralize all kinds of risk.

  • Podslon • de Dragomir Sholev • Bulgaria - 2010 - 01h28m00
    Tzvetan Daskalov  •  Silvia Gerina  •  Irena Hristoskova  •  Jurii Rahnev  •  Kaloian Siriiski

    While they have been changing TV channels, making pickles or discussing politics, the parents of 12-year-old Rado have missed their son's growing up. Now they cannot understand why, after disappearing for two days, he isn't sorry for the nightmare he has caused them and why is he ready to run away from home with the first junkies he has met on the street.

  • Die Gezeichneten • de Carl Theodor Dreyer • Germany • Russia - 1948 - 01h39m00
    Adele Reuter-Eichberg  •  Vladimir Gadjarov  •  Polina Piekowskaia  •  Sylvia Törf  •  Hugo Döblin  •  Johannes Meyer  •  Thorleif Reiss  •  J.N. Douvan-Tarzow  •  Richard Boleslawski  •  Emmy Wyda  •  Elisabeth Pinajeff

    Russia was in the silent year of 1905, at the dawn of its first revolution; the historic upheavals to come were already beginning but in the meantime, the population was still full of resentments, in particular towards the Jewish minority.

  • Inheritance • de Hiam Abbass • France • Israel - 2011 - 01h28m00
    Hafsia Herzi  •  Hiam Abbass  •  Yussef Abu Warda  •  Ashraf Barhoum  •  Ruba Blal  •  Clara Khoury  •  Makram Khoury  •  Khalifa Natour  •  Tom Payne  •  Lina Soualem  •  Mouna Soualem  •  Ali Suleiman  •  Ula Tabari  •  Ghazi A. Wasi

    As a new conflict opposes Israel and Lebanon, Hajar, a young Palestinian student, returns to her native village in Galilee on the occasion of a wedding in the family. Just before the ceremony, she goes to see her father, patriarch Abu Majd, who has always encouraged her to learn and to discover the world.

  • de Lucy Walker Karen Harley , Joao Henrique Vieira da silva jardin • Brazil • Great Britain - 2011 - 01h38m00
    Vik Muniz

    For two years, the artist Vik Muniz photographed people who live from separating garbage, with the idea of turning their work into a crazy project: transforming refuse into art and thereby money. In Jardim Gramacho, the largest dump in the world on the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro, 3000 people recycle 200 tons of stinking garbage every day. How can art change their lives?

  • de Thomas Vinterberg • Denmark - 2003 - 01h40m00
    Joaquin Phoenix  •  Claire Danes  •  Sean Penn  •  Alun Armstrong  •  Margo Martindale  •  Mark Strong

    John and the world famous ice skater Elena have a cosmopolitan marriage and have lived apart for a number of years. John in Poland, Elena mostly in New York. Time has made the distance between them grow, and eventually John goes to see Elena in New York to get a divorce. But as John arrives in New York he realizes that unexpected and inexplicable things are going on around Elena.

  • Vibrato • de Jacqueline Veuve • Switzerland - 2012 - 01h10m00
    Philippe Savoy  •  Lauriane Beffa  •  Julien Jauquier  •  Fabien Panchaud  •  Elsa Piller  •  Charles Sudan  •  Jean-Thomas Vacher

    Every year, the choir of the Collège St-Michel in the canton of Fribourg attracts around fifty young people from the most diverse backgrounds. Following their concert rehearsals for a year, we discover a world on its own: a world in which singing means a physical experience, the opportunity to forge close friendships, and oneness with the music.

  • de Ava DuVernay • United States - 2014 - 02h08m00
    David Oyelowo  •  Tom Wilkinson  •  Carmen Ejogo  •  Giovanni Ribisi  •  Common  •  Lorraine Toussaint  •  Alessandro Nivola  •  Cuba Gooding Jr.  •  Tim Roth  •  Oprah Winfrey

    The unforgettable true story chronicles the tumultuous three-month period in 1965, when Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. led a dangerous campaign to secure equal voting rights in the face of violent opposition. The epic march from Selma to Montgomery culminated in President Johnson signing the Voting Rights Act of 1965, one of the most significant victories for the civil rights movement.

  • de Frédéric Choffat Vincent Lowy • Switzerland • France - 2011 - 00h44m00
    Jean-Luc Godard  •  Marcel Ophüls  •  André Gazut  •  Francis Kandel  •  Vincent Lowy

    On October 31st, 2009, two giants meet on the stage of the Théâtre de St-Gervais in Geneva: Jean-Luc Godard and Marcel Ophüls. Their conversation draws us inside the history of cinema and into History in itself.

  • Miramare • de Michaela Müller • Croatia - 2010 - 00h08m00

    On the mediterranean borders of Europe, tourists try to relax while “illegal” immigrants struggle for a chance to a better life. Breaking out of a strictly confined tourist zone, two children of a Swiss family rapidly experience that reality here has very little to do with the posh life in the camping site. Then a storm hits the shore and washes away almost all distinctions between rich and poor.

  • de Nicola Bellucci • Switzerland • Germany • Italy - 2010 - 01h25m00

    A touching, poetic exploration of the relationship between mind, body and sound, and a cinematic journey to the borders of communication. The extraordinary story of Wolfgang Fasser, a blind musician and soundscape artist who works with severely disabled children, helping them to find a place in a world not made for them.

  • Fuori dalle corde • de Fulvio Bernasconi • Switzerland - 2007 - 01h30m00
    Michele Venitucci  •  Maya Sansa  •  Juan Pablo Ogalde  •  Vili Matula

    Dropped by his coach after losing an official fight in Germany, an Italian boxer is forced to return to Trieste. But the boxer is not signed for any fights. Frustrated, he turns to illegal fights, that are well-paid but where no holds are barred. Remarkable Italian-Swiss co-production, winner of the Silver Leopard for Best Actor at Locarno.

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