With Doc Productions (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. Sonic Mirror (2008)

79 min | Documentary, Music

7.3
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From poor Brazilian kids to autistic adults in Switzerland to Finnish jazz aficionados, music documentary follows the legendary jazz drummer and composer Billy Cobham as he unites them all through rhythm and improvisation.

Director: Mika Kaurismäki | Stars: Bill Cobham, Martti Lappalainen, Mikko Mäkinen, Markus Holkko

Votes: 54

2. Ricco (2002)

112 min | Documentary

8.9
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Documentary on the Swiss painter Erich "Ricco" Wassmer (1915-1972) portraying his privileged childhood, his artistic triumphs, his career-wrecking imprisonment on the charge of immorality, ending with his life-draining illness and death.

Director: Mike Wildbolz

Votes: 7

3. Regilaul (2011)

104 min | Documentary, History, Music

7.4
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Explores an ancient singing tradition in modern Estonia, weaving together people and nature through song.

Director: Ulrike Koch | Stars: Meelika Hainsoo, Jaak Johanson, Jaan Kaplinski, Lea Tormis

Votes: 8

4. Coca: The Dove from Chechnya (2005)

86 min | Documentary, War

8.3
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Chechen Human Rights activist Zainap Gashaeva is on a mission. She wants the world to wake up to the genocide happening in her country. She and her women comrades are putting their lives on the line. Will the world listen?

Director: Eric Bergkraut | Stars: Lipkhan Basaeva, Ruslan Bazgiev, Zainap Gashaeva, Zainap Gashaeva

Votes: 33

5. Er, der Hut, sitzt auf ihm, dem Kopf (2006 TV Movie)

50 min | Drama

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Director: Walter Deuber | Stars: Bruno Ganz, Dodo Hug, Anja Margoni, Florian Rummel

6. Hard(ys) Life - Blicke ins Leben eines MundHandwerkers (2009)

66 min | Documentary

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Director: Rolf Lyssy | Star: Hardy Hepp

7. Ursula - Leben in Anderswo (2012)

87 min | Documentary, Biography, Family

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When Ursula B. came into the world deaf and blind in 1951, her mother abandoned her immediately after giving birth. The doctors in Zurich did not expect her to live long. But despite such ... See full summary »

Directors: Rolf Lyssy, Walter Deuber | Stars: Ursula Bodmer, Anita Utzinger

9. Salonica (2008)

Documentary

7.8
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A look at Thessaloniki which for 450 years was mainly Jewish and the predominant language was Spanish. It was populated by the Jews who were expelled from Catholic Spain in 1492 who found refuge in the Ottoman Empire.

Director: Paolo Poloni

Votes: 10

10. Schreiben gegen den Tod (2002)

56 min

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A Swiss woman has a pen pal in a death row of a prison in Texas. She builds up a long and intense relationship to him and so, intensively and personally committed, she brings in some humanity in this machinery of prison. In this way she tries to fight against death penalty.

Director: Rolf Lyssy


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