Fernand Melgar (Switzerland)

Fernand Melgar is of Spanish origin. He was born in 1961 in Tangier, Morocco. He lives in Lausanne since 1963. He is self-taught producer, director and editor of documentaries since 1985.


Performances at the Musée Deutsch (15´, 1983)
The Imaginary Museum (9´, 1986)
The Naked Man (8´, 1987)
Cathodic Chronicles (52´, 1990) co-directed with Stéphane Goël
I Zap, Therefore I Am (60´, 1991)
Album de famille/ Family Album (56´, 1993)
Lorsque mon heure viendra/ When My Time is Up (55´, 1995) collective film
Thrills of Fortune (15´, 1997)
Classe d’accueil/ Induction Class (56´, 1998)
Remue-ménage/ Storm in a C-Cup (60´, 2002) À Table!/ Dinner's Ready (15´, 2003) co-directed with Grégoire Mayor
À l'Arrière / At the Back (15´, 2003) co-directed with Grégoire Mayor
“J” (15´, 2003)

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