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Chris, the Swiss

Original title: Chris, the Swiss
German title: Chris, the Swiss
Switzerland, Croatia, Germany, Finland, 2018

Director: Kofmel, Anja
Production company: Dschoint Ventschr Filmproduktion AG, Nukleus Film
Co-producers: MA.JA.DE. Filmproduktion, IV Films
Age recommendation: 16 years and up
Length: 90 min.
Film genre: Documentary

Croatia, January 1992. In the midst of the Yugoslav Wars, Chris, a young Swiss journalist is found dead under mysterious circumstances. He was wearing the uniform of an international mercenary group. Anja Kofmel was his cousin. As a little girl, she used to admire this handsome young man; now a grown-up woman, she decides to investigate his story, trying to understand what really was the involvement of Chris in the conflict …

Cannes IFF 2018, Animafest Zagreb 2018, Karlovy Vary IFF 2018, Locarno IFF 2018, Melbourne IFF 2018, Sarajevo IFF 2018, Sao Paulo IFF 2018, Castellinaria Bellinzona 2018 (awarded), Anima Brussels 2019

World sales address/es:
UDI – Urban Distribution Int. (FR)

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First Hand Films (CH)
UDI – Urban Distribution Int. (FR)
Real Fiction (DE)