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.


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