Swiss titles on show at Viennale
by Mathieu Loewer
Four Swiss films have been chosen to take part at the 45th Vienna International Film Festival, which is being held in the Austrian capital from October 19-31.
The Viennale will host A Parting Shot [+see also:
interview: Jeanne Waltz
interview: Pierre-Alain Meier
film profile] by Jeanne Waltz (Thelma Film, see Focus) and Stefan Schwietert’s musical documentary Echoes of Home [+see also:
film profile] (Maximage), which had its international premiere in the Berlinale Forum. Also selected are two Dschoint Ventschr co-productions, Venice 2007 entry Dust by German director Hartmut Bitomsky and Massaker, a documentary by Monika Borgmann, Lokman Slim and Hermann Theissen, whose directing career began at the 2005 Berlinale, in the Panorama section.
(Translated from French)
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