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Zvicra

Direction
Year
2018
Country
  • Switzerland
Duration
65min
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Subtitles

With its massive immigrant population, Switzerland has always been a place of a double search: first, how is the country’s DNA evolving as it constantly redefines itself? Second, how do these foreigners articulate their search for identity in the midst of uncertainty and constant need to define the “self” in tangible terms? “Zvicra” (which means "Switzerland" in Albanian) highlights the complexity of lost and rediscovered identities in Switzerland, a country that is destined to adapt to ever-increasing population arrivals. The film tackles the question through 7 Albanian characters whose community is one of the most important of the country.

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  • Original title
    Zvicra
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Fisnik Maxhuni, Benoît Goncerut
  • Dir. of Photo.
    Jules Guarneri
  • Editing
    Boris Gétaz
  • Music
    Antoine Brack
  • Duration
    65 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
    2018
  • Country
    • Switzerland
  • Colour
    • Colour
  • Production
  • Festivals
    • Biennale internationale des Bobines d'ici (BIBI) 2018
    • Festival Cinéma Méditéranéen de Bruxelles 2018
    • Tirana International Film Festival 2018
    • DokuFest Prizren 2018

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