Zurich Film Festival


Sami, Joe and I

Female directors dominate Zurich Film Festival awards

‘Identifying Features’ by Mexican filmmaker Fernanda Valadez wins top prize.

thomas benski and yann demange photo by Micaela Lopez for Zurich Film Festival

Six talking points from the Zurich Summit

Top executives from the US and Europe gathered in Zurich.

SWEAT photo by Natalia Laczynska for Lava Films

Zurich Film Festival reveals 2020 line-up; Johnny Depp to attend

More than half of all competition titles directed by women.

The Ties (Lacci)

Zurich Film Festival adds 12 gala premieres

Titles include ‘Nomadland’, ‘The Courier’, Regina King’s ‘One Night In Miami’ and Venice opener ‘The Ties’.


Maïwenn to receive Zurich Film Festival tribute award

Festival will also present a retrospective of the French director’s films.

Juliette Binoche

Juliette Binoche to receive Zurich Film Festival award

French actress to present her latest feature ‘How To Be A Good Wife’ at the festival.

My Wonderful Wanda

Zurich to kick off with ‘My Wonderful Wanda’, event’s first female-directed opener

Bettina Oberli’s film would have played at Tribeca, which was cancelled in April.


Zurich Film Festival unveils first gala titles

Two world premiere and ‘Shirley’, starring Elisabeth Moss, among first 10 titles.

Zurich Film Festival Centre

New Zurich Market to showcase 20 films at physical event

All the films will be market premieres.

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Zurich Film Festival to spotlight France at 2020 edition

Around 12 features from the new generation of French filmmakers to be selected.

The German Lesson

‘The German Lesson’: Review

Christian Schwochow probes small-town dynamics in post-war northern Germany