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Muriel Del Don


280 articles available in total starting from 24/03/2014. Last article published on 22/02/2021.

Northmen: A Viking Saga: a European film, Hollywood-style

Northmen: A Viking Saga: a European film, Hollywood-style

A spectacular and ambitious movie, directed by a Swiss director who has been able to build on US cinema by revisiting it in his own way.  

03/10/2014 | Festivals | Switzerland

War, the rabid echo in the Alps

War, the rabid echo in the Alps

Young Swiss director Simon Jaquemet has presented his solid first feature at the San Sebastián Film Festival  

23/09/2014 | San Sebastián 2014 | New Directors

The Zurich Film Festival unveils its programme

The Zurich Film Festival unveils its programme

The Zurich Film Festival celebrates its ten years by highlighting Swiss cinema thanks to eleven productions and five co-productions  

12/09/2014 | Festivals | Switzerland

Two Swiss films in Toronto and San Sebastian

Two Swiss films in Toronto and San Sebastian

Iraqi Odyssey from Swiss-Iraqi director Samir and Chrieg by young Zurich director Simon Jaquemet will be present at the prestigious festivals of Toronto and San Sebastian  

03/09/2014 | Festivals | Switzerland/Spain/Canada

Matthias Huser  •  Director

Interview: Matthias Huser • Director

"Switzerland is surrounded by mountains, and I was looking for a landscape that was 'flat'"

In Italian: Cineuropa met up with Swiss director Matthias Huser, who presented They Chased Me Through Arizona as a world premiere at the Locarno Film Festival  

30/08/2014

Andrea Staka  • Director

Interview: Andrea Staka • Director

"I am interested in the invisible, what is going on inside human beings"

Cineuropa met up with Swiss filmmaker Andrea Staka, who, through Cure: The Life of Another, allows us to discover a mysterious post-war female universe full of ambiguous feelings  

25/08/2014

Pause, a romantic comedy with salsa and rock and roll

Pause, a romantic comedy with salsa and rock and roll

In Italian: The first feature film by young director Mathieu Urfer has given the Locarno Piazza Grande an underground comedy which is characteristically Swiss  

18/08/2014 | Locarno 2014 | Piazza Grande

Electroboy, the intimate portrait of collective schizofrenia

Electroboy, the intimate portrait of collective schizofrenia

In italian: The film by Swiss director Marcel Gisler, shown at Locarno's Semaine de la critique, is an insight to the goings-on within the mind of someone with thousands of different faces  

15/08/2014 | Locarno 2014 | Semaine de la critique

They Chased Me Through Arizona, a Polish western, Swiss-style

They Chased Me Through Arizona, a Polish western, Swiss-style

The first feature film from Matthias Huser, screened at Locarno in the Cineasti del presente competition, amazes thanks to its captivating and mysterious aesthetic universe  

14/08/2014 | Locarno 2014 | Cineasti del presente

Love Island, where a holiday becomes a wild tango

Love Island, where a holiday becomes a wild tango

The latest feature film from Bosnian director Jasmila Zbanic excited the audience at the Locarno Film Festival with a mix of humour and kitsch, Bollywood-style  

13/08/2014 | Locarno 2014 | Piazza Grande

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