MADRID –Xavier Henry-Rashid's Film Republic, a London-based arthouse film sales agent, has inked world sales rights to two Swiss films, road movie "Cherry Pie," and Marcel Gisler's LGBT title…
Lionel Baier's period comedy delights in film history, but feels too forced and artificial in its striving for 1970s screwball vibe.
LOCARNO — Among early sales at an applauded and impressively attended 4th edition of Locarno's Industry Days, Films Boutique has sold Lionel Baier's "Longwave," which world premiered on Sunday at…
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BERLIN -- Switzerland has submitted Ursula Meier's "L'enfant d'en haut" (Sister) as its contender for foreign-language film Oscar.
A train wreck masquerading as popular entertainment, "The Swiss Miss Massacre" is an embarrassing stab at the horror-comedy genre by Switzerland's most successful director, Michael Steiner.
Markus Imboden's "Der Verdingbub" (The Foster Boy), a moving drama about a dark and nearly forgotten period in the country's recent history, has become the most successful Swiss film in the past five…
Zurich-based C-Films, which is enjoying huge success at the Swiss box office with "Der Verdingbub" (The Foster Boy), has set more films for its pipeline.
Unattractive visuals are just one of the pic's problems, which also include unsympathetic characters and a Swiss idea of grunge that, well, just doesn't feel that edgy.
Roman Polanski is once again free, but he'll have limited options on where he can travel, live and work.
Swiss officials say they will not make a decision on extraditing Roman Polanski until the California appellate court rules whether he can be sentenced in absentia.
While Swiss cinema hasn't been able to match the huge success of 2006, when hit comedy "Die Herbstzeitlosen" (Late Bloomers) and drama "Vitus" dominated the local B.O., there is still plenty of hope…