Cinema Verite 1 Dec 2018 - 15:29 -------------------------------------------------- Title : Chris the Swiss -------------------------------------------------- 90’, Croatia - Finland - Germany- Switzerland, 2018 Text : Director: Anja Kofmel Screenplay: Anja Kofmel Cinematography: Simon Guy Fassler Editor: Stefan Kalin Producer: Samir,Sinisa Juricic, Heino Deckert, Iikka Vehkalahti Distribution/sales: Urben Distribution Synopsis: Croatia, January 1992. In the midst of the Yugoslav Wars, Chris, a young Swiss journalist is found dead under mysterious circumstances. He was wearing the uniform of an international mercenary group. Anja Kofmel was his cousin. As a little girl, she used to admire this handsome young man; now a grown-up woman, she decides to investigate his story, trying to understand what really was the involvement of Chris in the conflict Filmography: Ghrigi 2009 (short film) 2006 Boxer Box 2006 (short film) Je Suisse 2005 (short film) Strichcode 2004 (short film) Festivals and Awards: 24th Sarajevo Film Festival Melbourne International Film Festival Locarno Festival Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 57th Semaine Internationale de la Critique Cannes Adelaide Film Festival Athens Film Festival Sao Paulo Film Festival