Peter Entell (Switzerland)

Peter Entell was born in 1952 in New York, USA. Since 1975 lives in Switzerland. Originally studied antropology but later decided for documentary filmmaking. He has worked in Europe, Africa and Asia on social, political and environmental projects. He received the Guggenheim Foundation grant. In 1998, nominated for the Swiss Film Prize for the Best Documentary for Rolling.

Filmography

  • Moving on: The Hunger for Land in Zimbabwe
    1983
  • Depending on Heaven
    1987
  • Waiting for the Caribou
    1991
  • A Home Far Away
    2013
  • Rolling
    1997
  • Le tube
    2001
  • Josh's Trees / Les arbres de Josh
    2005
  • Shake the Devil Off
    2007
  • A Home Far Away / Ailleurs, ma maison
    2012
  • Like Dew in the Sun / Comme la rosée au soleil
    2016

Doc Alliance Members

Doc Alliance is a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.