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IMAGE PROBLEM

by Simone Baumann, Andreas Pfiffner

synopsis

Bank secrecy, the minaret ban and tax dispute: Switzerland has an image problem. But have no fear, Simon and Andreas will rectify it. The two filmmakers decide to correct Switzerland’s tattered image abroad and set thus out in search of the right picture. Their goal: a promotional film that puts the Swiss Confederation in the proper perspective. But the Tour de Suisse unintentionally shows more negative than positive features.

original title: Image Problem
country: Switzerland
year: 2012
genre: documentary
directed by: Simone Baumann, Andreas Pfiffner
film run: 90'
screenplay: Simone Baumann, Andreas Pfiffner
cinematography by: Andreas Pfiffner
film editing: Katharina Bhend, Mischa Hedinger
music: Claudio Bucher, Anna Trauffer, Noah Veraguth
producer: Simone Baumann, Andreas Pfiffner
production: ton und bild GmbH, SRF - Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen, Guzo GmbH
distributor: Frenetic Films
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