Born in 1963, Jacob Berger studies film in New York. Returning to Switzerland, he directs Les Anges (1990), his first feature, screened on the Piazza Grande. He also signs several documentaries for television including La Revanche d’Allah (1991) and Le Trac (1995). In 2002, he directs A Loving Father, shown in competition in Locarno. His notable subsequent credits include Le Rêve (2006), a documentary series for Arte and That Day in 2007.
Source : Festival del film Locarno 2016