Something of an international-cinema manticore—French head, German body, Euro-hobo tail—Swiss film culture has never projected a distinctive identity, and has therefore been roundly overlooked. And yet culturati from virtually every corner of the continent, including Sergei Eisenstein, Gérard Depardieu, author John Berger, and composer Arthur Honegger, have contributed to the Alpine legacy. Outside of Jean-Luc Godard's decades-long occupation of the Swiss bucolia... More >>>