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by Mathieu Urfer


Sami, a laid-back songwriter, is shocked when Julia, a brilliant lawyer with whom he’s been living for the last four years, decides to put their relationship on hold. Coached by his old friend Fernand, an alcoholic country musician living in a nursing home for the elderly, he tries to achieve the impossible to prove to her she’s the only woman for him.

international title: Pause
original title: Pause
country: Switzerland
sales agent: Picture Tree International
year: 2014
genre: fiction
directed by: Mathieu Urfer
film run: 82'
release date: DE 9/06/2016
screenplay: Mathieu Urfer, Joanne Giger
cast: Baptiste Gilliéron, Julia Faure, André Wilms, Nils Althaus, Roland Vouilloz, Nicole Letuppe, Margherita Coldesina
cinematography by: Timo Salminen
film editing: Yannick Leroy
art director: Régis Marduel
costumes designer: Anna Van Brée
music: Mathieu Urfer, John Woolloff
producer: Elodie Brunner, Thierry Spicher, Elena Tatti
production: Box Productions, RSI - Radiotelevisione Svizzera di Lingua Italiana
distributor: Filmcoopi, Substance Film (DE)
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