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Histoire(s) du cinéma, whose title references Jean-Luc Godard’s masterly chronicle(s) of film, is the sidebar devoted to film history, which must constantly be both rediscovered and expanded by new chapters. The legacy of films on cinema is also explored, rediscovering directors little known to mainstream audiences and presenting films restored by the Cinémathèque suisse as part of the Cinema svizzero riscoperto program.

 

Tribute to Li Han-hsiang

JIANG SHAN MEI REN (The Kingdom and the Beauty) by Li Han-hsiang
Hong Kong – 1959 – 96 min.
Production: Shaw Brothers
World Sales: Celestial Pictures

DONG NUAN (The Winter) by Li Han-hsiang
Taiwan – 1969 – 96 min.
with Po-kien Chang, Hsieh Chao, Wan-li Chen, Ling Fang, Yun Fei
Production: Grand Motion Picture Company
World Sales: Cathay Organization

HSI NOU AI LE (Four Moods) by Li Han-hsiang, Jingrui Bai, King Hu, Hsing Lee and Hanxiang Li
Taiwan – 1970 – 144 min.
with Chen Chen, Hu Jin, Ou Wei, Ke Hsiang-Ting, Yang Chun
Production: Union Films (Lian Bang)
World Sales: Chinese Taipei Film Archive

FENG YUE QI TAN (Legends of Lust) by Li Han-hsiang
Hong Kong – 1972 – 98 min.
with Tsung Hua, Wang Hsia, Betty Pei Ti, Liu Wu-Chi, Liu Tan
Production: Shaw Brothers

 

Cinema svizzero riscoperto, in collaboration with the Cinémathèque suisse

GILBERTE DE COURGENAY by Franz Schnyder
Switzerland – 1941 – 115 min.
with Anne-Marie Blanc, Heinrich Gretler, Erwin Kohlund, Ditta Oesch, Rudolf Bernhard
Production: Praesens Film
World Sales: Praesens Film

 

Tribute to Jean-François Amiguet

ALEXANDRE by Jean-François Amiguet, Anne Gonthier
Switzerland – 1983 – 75 min.
Production: Film et Vidéo Collectif S.A., Télévision Suisse Romande TSR
World Sales: Zagora Film

AU 10 AOÛT by Jean-François Amiguet
Switzerland – 1986 – 11 min.
Documentary
Production: Zagora Film
World Sales: Zagora Film

COPACABANA MON AMOUR by Rogério Sganzerla
Brazil – 1970 – 85 Min.
with Joãozinho da Goméia, Laura Galano, Helena Ignez, Lilian Lemmertz, Guará Rodrigues
Production: Mercúrio Produções
World Sales: Mercúrio Produçoes

GLI INCUBI DI DARIO ARGENTO by Dario Argento
Italy – 1987 – 9 x 3 min.
Production: RAI2
World Sales: RAI2

MATLOSA by Villi Hermann
Switzerland – 1981 – 90 min.
with Omero Antonutti, Flavio Bucci, Francesca De Sapio, Roger Jendly, Sonja Gessner
Production: Imagofilm Lugano
Coproduction: RTSI
World Sales: Imagofilm Lugano

MODERN TIMES by Charlie Chaplin
United States – 1936 – 87 min.
Production: Charlie Chaplin Productions
World Sales: Roy Export S.A.S.
With live musical accompaniment by the Orchestra della Svizzera italiana (OSI)

PRIS DANS LE TOURBILLON (Locked in the whirlwind) by Fabrice Aragno
Switzerland – 2014 – 27 min.
Production: Casa Azul Film
World Premiere

REMAINS by Pierre Léon
France – 2014 – 20 min.
World Sales: BABA YAGA FILMS
World Premiere

REMAKE, REMIX, RIPOFF by Cem Kaya
Germany/Turkey – 2014 – 111 min.
with Cüneyt Arkın, Çetin Inanç, Metin Erksan, Halit Refiğ, Yılmaz Atadeniz, Kunt Tulgar, Memduh Ün, Fatma Girik, Türkân Şoray, Nilüfer Aydan, Izzet Günay, Eşref Kolçak, Irfan Atasoy, Kayhan Yıldızoğlu, Süheyl Eğriboz, Hüseyin Zan, Ihsan Gedik, Sırrı Elitaş, Aydemir Akbaş, Melih Gülgen, Temel Gürsu, Çetin Tunca, Erol Batibeki, Şeref Gür, Birsen Kaya, Burçak Evren, Selahattin Gelgeç, Gülçin Uçer, Metin Demirhan, Serhat Köksal, Necip Sarıcı, Rekin Teksoy, Savaş Arslan, Sabri Demirdöğen, Gökay Gelgeç, Ezel Akay, Hakan Gürtop, Mehmet Güler, Oğuz Gözen
Production: UFA FICTION GmbH
Co-Production: ZDF/Das kleine Fernsehspiel
World Premiere

SOKUROVIN ÄANI by Leena Kilpeläinen
Finland/Germany/Estonia – 2014 – 75 min.
Documentary
Production: Illume LTD
Co-prduction: REVOLVER FILM OU, LM-MEDIA GMBH
World Sales: FILMS BOUTIQUE
World Premiere

SOSIALISMI by Peter Von Bagh
Finland – 2014 – 67 min.
Documentary
Production company: Aamunkoi

 

ALEXANDRE by Jean-François Amiguet e Anne Gonthier – Svizzera

AU 10 AOÛT by Jean-François Amiguet – Svizzera

GILBERTE DE COURGENAY by Franz Schnyder – Svizzera

MATLOSA by Villi Hermann – Svizzera

PRIS DANS LE TOURBILLON (Locked in the whirlwind) by Fabrice Aragno –
Svizzera

SOKUROVIN ÄANI di Leena Kilpeläinen Finlandia/Svizzera/Estonia

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