The ALPINALE short film festival shows full length films too: for children, with the special assistance of Stefanie Seidel, a specialist in theatre and media pedagogics. A much needed assistance, as KAUWBOY (NL, 2012, director: Boudewijn Koole) is about life and death. A young boy and his father need to come to grips with loss, and it is a little bird, which the boy takes in against his father’s will, who brings father and son together again, in a very unexpected way. Stefanie Seidel asked the children to watch out for matches and what they symbolize … try it yourself, you’ll be surprised by the answers.
Sometimes a film haunts you – in a good way, even though it has its flaws. THE FOUNTAIN is one such, but you’ll need some patience to sit through your confusion as to which story […]
The CLOUDS OF SILS MARIA are a serpent made of nothing but damp air – a meteorological phenomenon mirroring both the magic and the inescapable consequences of things we see creeping up on us. Like […]
Listen up, (film) musicians: Zurich Film Festival will award the composer of the best film music a Golden Eye worth 10’000 Swiss Francs … http://www.filmmusikwettbewerb.ch/en/ download the film REIGN OF DEATH (Matthew Savage) next monday Hier ist […]