With Dschoint Ventschr Filmproduktion AG (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. Baghdad in My Shadow (2019)

105 min | Thriller

6.6
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"Abu Nawas" is a trendy café and popular hangout for artists, communists and gay Iraqi exiles in London, it's close to the Salafist Mosque. When Nasseer, a fanatic religious youth and ... See full summary »

Director: Samir | Stars: Haitham Abdel-Razzaq, Zahraa Ghandour, Waseem Abbas, Maxim Mehmet

Votes: 273

2. 3000 Nights (2015)

103 min | Drama

7.1
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A young Palestinian schoolteacher gives birth to her son in an Israeli prison where she fights to protect him, survive and maintain hope.

Director: Mai Masri | Stars: Maisa Abd Elhadi, Nadira Omran, Rakeen Saad, Raida Adon

Votes: 545

3. The Saint of the Impossible (2020)

90 min | Drama

7.4
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A murder, a police raid and a photo of a mysterious girl; a young mother must piece together her twin son's secret romantic life, in order to find out what happened to them.

Director: Marc Raymond Wilkins | Stars: Magaly Solier, Ratnesh Dubey, Bethany Kay, Brian Dole

Votes: 30

4. Radiograph of a Family (2020)

82 min | Documentary

7.3
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"Mother married a photo of Father," says director Firouzeh Khosrovani in the opening of this deeply personal documentary. She's not speaking metaphorically though. Her mother Tayi literally... See full summary »

Director: Firouzeh Khosrovani | Stars: Soheila Golestani, Christophe Rezai, Farahnaz Sharifi

Votes: 137

5. Dora or The Sexual Neuroses of Our Parents (2015)

88 min | Drama, Romance

6.4
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When her mother decides to stop administering medication to her mentally challenged daughter, 18-year-old Dora awakes, as if from a deep sleep. Dora discovers her body, her sensuality and finally, sex, too.

Director: Stina Werenfels | Stars: Victoria Schulz, Jenny Schily, Lars Eidinger, Urs Jucker

Votes: 479

6. Fraulein (2006)

Not Rated | 81 min | Drama

6.7
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64 Metascore

Ruza left Belgrade for Switzerland as a young woman full of hope for a new and better life. Twentyfive years later she appears to have achieved everything: She owns a canteen in Zurich, ... See full summary »

Director: Andrea Staka | Stars: Mirjana Karanovic, Marija Skaricic, Ljubica Jovic, Andrea Zogg

Votes: 919 | Gross: $0.00M

7. Die schwarzen Brüder (2013)

100 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

6.1
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Giorgio's poor parents sell their son to Milan to work as a chimney sweeper. There he joins the «Black Brothers».

Director: Xavier Koller | Stars: Fynn Henkel, Moritz Bleibtreu, Waldemar Kobus, Richy Müller

Votes: 403

8. Dirty Paradise (2009)

Not Rated | 76 min | Documentary

7.7
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The true story of the Wayana people, French Indians of Amazonia who are cursed by living in a region rich in gold. Consequently, the uncontrolled exploitation of this wealth has brought ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Schweizer

Votes: 25

9. Skinhead Attitude (2003)

PG | 90 min | Documentary

7.2
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A fascinating road movie tracing history and origin of a subculture of youth that is known as one of the most radical and contradictory of our time.

Director: Daniel Schweizer | Stars: Laurel Aitken, Buster Bloodvessel, Jimmy Pursey, Ian Stuart

Votes: 577

10. Go Home (2015)

98 min | Drama

5.6
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How do you come home when everything has changed? Through hidden memories, ambiguous fantasies and violent sensations. The story of a young woman searching for herself in Lebanon.

Director: Jihane Chouaib | Stars: Golshifteh Farahani, Maximilien Seweryn, François Nour, Julia Kassar

Votes: 295

11. Stowaways (1997)

98 min | Drama

7.1
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With the help of a smuggler, a group of illegal immigrants attempt to leave France on a cargo ship headed for Canada. They succeed in sneaking into a container which is deposited at the bottom of the ship's hold.

Directors: Denis Chouinard, Nicolas Wadimoff | Stars: Ovidiu Balan, Moussa Maaskri, Simona Maicanescu, Anton Kouznetsov

Votes: 131

12. Hidden Heart (2008)

90 min | Documentary

6.1
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Cape Town 1967. Womanizer Christian Barnard transplants the first human heart, but behind him stood an unknown black man: Hamilton Naki.

Directors: Cristina Karrer, Werner Schweizer | Stars: Christiaan Barnard, Hamilton Naki

Votes: 11

13. Snow White (2005)

111 min | Drama

5.8
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The life of 20-year-old Nico from upper class Zurich is all party, sex and drugs when she meets Carlos, the front man of a hip hop band. With naivete and infinite self-confidence, she tries to adopt his lifestyle - with harsh consequences.

Director: Samir | Stars: Julie Fournier, Carlos Leal, Zoé Mikuleczky, Stefan Gubser

Votes: 548

14. Dawn (I) (2014)

PG | 95 min | Drama

6.3
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Autumn 1947: Elisha, a young Jew, learns that he has been chosen to kill the hostage John Dawson, a captain in the British Army occupying Palestine. Will Elisha, himself a survivor of the holocaust, be able to commit this irrevocable act?

Director: Romed Wyder | Stars: Sarah Adler, Joel Basman, Moris Cohen, Rami Heuberger

Votes: 58

15. Vacuum (2017)

85 min | Drama

6.4
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60-year-old Meredith considers herself happily married to André. So it comes as a shock when she's diagnosed as HIV-positive and her husband is the only one who could have transmitted the disease.

Director: Christine Repond | Stars: Barbara Auer, Laura de Weck, Saladin Dellers, Marina Guerrini

Votes: 183

16. Birdseye (2002)

90 min | Comedy, Crime

7.0
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A.K.A. BIRDSEYE is the saga of an obsessive Colorado sheriff and his trusting teenage son, who risk it all when their twisted reconstruction of a mysterious kidnapping case escalates into a dangerous hunt for a mythical Swiss criminal.

Directors: Stephen Beckner, Michael C. Huber | Stars: Fred Ward, Stefan Kurt, Frederick Koehler, Johnny Whitworth

Votes: 68

17. Chris the Swiss (2018)

90 min | Documentary, Animation, Biography

7.0
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Croatia, 7th of January 1992: In the middle of the war a young journalists' body is being found dressed with an uniform of the international mercenary group. 19 years later, his cousin Anja Kofmel detects his story.

Director: Anja Kofmel | Stars: Joel Basman, Milton Welsh, Megan Gay, Marko Cindric

Votes: 449

18. Colors in the Dark (2010)

85 min | Drama

6.3
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At the end of their lives, a wealthy couple ponders over life and death. After fifty years together, they decide to leave - not because they have to, but because they want to.

Director: Sophie Heldman | Stars: Senta Berger, Bruno Ganz, Barnaby Metschurat, Carina Wiese

Votes: 211

19. 2 Francs, 40 Pesetas (2014)

PG-13 | 99 min | Comedy, Drama

5.8
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The sequel to "One Franco, 14 Pesetas" - the Spanish migrants return to Switzerland in 1974 as tourists.

Director: Carlos Iglesias | Stars: Carlos Iglesias, Nieve de Medina, Javier Gutiérrez, Ángela del Salto

Votes: 444

20. Stratosphere Girl (2004)

Unrated | 85 min | Drama, Mystery

6.4
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Enter a dark, dangerous world where the lines between reality and fantasy are blurred. Angela is 18, a stunning Dutch blonde, a comic illustrator, and bored with life. Eager for adventure, ... See full summary »

Director: Matthias X. Oberg | Stars: Chloé Winkel, Jon Yang, Rebecca Palmer, Tuva Novotny

Votes: 1,372

21. David Wants to Fly (2010)

96 min | Documentary

6.9
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David Sieveking walks on David Lynchs path into the world of transcendental meditation (TM). He comes across the founder of this worldwide movement, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, to whom the Beatles already pilgrimed.

Director: David Sieveking | Stars: Judith Bourque, Donovan, Raja Emanuel, Raja Felix

Votes: 645

22. The Bosom Friend (1997 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary

7.1
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Main character of this movie is Rene Rupnik, a former math teacher. He is forty years old and lives together with his mother in a desolate block of flats. Ever since his early youth women ... See full summary »

Director: Ulrich Seidl | Star: René Rupnik

Votes: 249

23. Slumming (2006)

Not Rated | 100 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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Two yuppies play mean tricks on one another until one joke has fatal consequences.

Director: Michael Glawogger | Stars: Paulus Manker, August Diehl, Michael Ostrowski, Pia Hierzegger

Votes: 836

24. Going Private (2006)

96 min | Drama

6.7
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Investment banker HP has allegedly ridden out the crash of the stock exchange. One evening, at a barbecue event with his banker friends and their wives, HP's Danish au-pair threatens to ... See full summary »

Director: Stina Werenfels | Stars: Olivia Frolich, Selma Jamal Aldin, Mikki Levy, Luca Lüdi

Votes: 145

25. Epstein's Night (2002)

82 min | Drama

6.2
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Jochen Epstein wird aus dem Gefängnis entlassen, in dem er 15 Jahre wegen Mordes eingesessen hatte. Er ist entschlossen, aus Deutschland auszuwandern und die Vergangenheit für immer hinter ... See full summary »

Director: Urs Egger | Stars: Mario Adorf, Otto Tausig, Bruno Ganz, Günter Lamprecht

Votes: 126

26. Polder (2015)

PG-13 | 90 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

5.0
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When Marcus, the chief developer at an entertainment company called NEUROO-X, disappears, his wife Ryuko begins searching for him. The clues and riddles he left behind lead to the magical, virtual parallel world of NEUROO-X games.

Directors: Julian M. Grünthal, Samuel Schwarz | Stars: Pascal Roelofse, Wanda Wylowa, Friederike Kempter, Samuel Schwarz

Votes: 123

27. Peripheric Love (2022)

Drama | Pre-production

Maria, a Peruvian migrant, is pregnant. Her husband Giorgio is sterile. She conceals the pregnancy from him out of fear he might suspect infidelity. Caught between doubt and longing, both ... See full summary »

Director: Luc Walpoth

28. My Sister Maria (2002)

Unrated | 90 min | Documentary, Drama

6.9
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58 Metascore

A gentle portrait by the famous German-Swiss-Austrian Hollywood actor Maximilian Schell about his no less famous sister Maria.

Director: Maximilian Schell | Stars: Maria Schell, Maximilian Schell, Gerhard Hannak, Harry Stuhlhofer

Votes: 181

29. Räuberinnen (2009)

80 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

4.2
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Emily is sent to work and live in the Sovereign's castle. She manages to escape into the woods, where she meets some lively hookers. Together they become «Robber Girls» taking a stand and fighting the patriarchy.

Director: Carla Lia Monti | Stars: Nina Bühlmann, Myriam Muller, Mathis Künzler, Sabine Timoteo

Votes: 82

30. Eating the Silence (2021)

23 min | Short, Drama

Rolf, a hemiplegic, spends his days dozing on a sofa bed in his dusty apartment. On TV, he learns of a deadly pandemic sweeping around the globe. When his nurse fails to visit him, Rolf realizes that his survival is anything but certain.

Directors: Ali Al-Fatlawi, Joël Louis Jent | Stars: Alireza Bayram, Meret Bodamer, Manfred Liechti

31. The Blind Ferryman

Fantasy | Announced

The blind ferryman Ayoub lives in the swamps of southern Iraq. One day he meets a mysterious woman and falls for her. Nobody believes that she exists. When even his neighbors turn away from him, he carries out a fatal act in desperation.

Director: Ali Al-Fatlawi

32. Schönes Wochenende (2006 TV Movie)

82 min | Drama

6.0
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Housewife and mother Therese Karlen spontaneously breaks out of the family rut one weekend and leaves her snotty teenage daughter Melanie and her son Valentin with her jovial and ... See full summary »

Director: Petra Biondina Volpe | Stars: Pablo Aguilar, Elija Betschart, Andrea Bettini, Andreas Beutler

Votes: 22

33. Strähl (2004)

83 min | Crime, Drama

7.1
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Zurich drug agent Herbert Strähl dreams of making a big catch. Yet the only fish he manages to catch is the piranha in the aquarium tank he has at home. He laboriously persists in grappling... See full summary »

Director: Manuel Flurin Hendry | Stars: Roeland Wiesnekker, Johanna Bantzer, Nderim Hajrullahu, Manuel Löwensberg

Votes: 285

34. Beyond the Bolex (2018)

94 min | Documentary

8.3
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When visionary Jewish immigrant Jacques Bolsey invents the Bolex in the 1920's, he puts the first home movie camera in the hands of everyday folks, fomenting a film revolution that still ... See full summary »

Director: Alyssa Bolsey | Stars: Jacques Bolsey, Wim Wenders, Jonas Mekas, Barbara Hammer

Votes: 31

35. Do It (2000)

97 min | Documentary, History

7.8
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Odyssey of the fortune-teller Daniele von Arb who, aged sixteen, joined the revolutionary underground and made the headlines as a top Swiss terrorist.

Directors: Sabine Gisiger, Marcel Zwingli | Stars: Daniele von Arb, Regina von Arb-Dal Bosco, Giorgio von Arb, Raymond Birgin

Votes: 41

36. White Terror (2005)

PG-13 | 90 min | Documentary

6.7
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A video about Neo-Nazis originating in Sweden provides the starting point of an investigation of extremists' networks in Europe, North America and Russia. Their propaganda is a message of hatred, war and segregation.

Director: Daniel Schweizer | Stars: Daniel Schweizer, Christine Brand, Olivier Cochet, Stieg Larsson

Votes: 137

37. Dida (2021)

78 min | Documentary

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Dida has learning difficulties and still depends on her mother. When the latter is no longer able to look after her, it falls to Dida's son, Nikola, to take over. How can he help his mother... See full summary »

Directors: Nikola Ilic, Corina Schwingruber Ilic

38. Staub (2007)

Not Rated | 90 min | Documentary

6.4
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A look at the pervasive power of dust from its tiny particles settling in unseen places to its ability to cause illnesses and create the cosmos.

Director: Hartmut Bitomsky | Stars: Marga Beck, Cornelia Hoepfner, Ayni Iloar, Hiltrud Jehle

Votes: 147

39. Forget Baghdad: Jews and Arabs - The Iraqi Connection (2002)

112 min | Documentary

7.7
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58 Metascore

A filmic reflection about the stereotypes of "the Jew" and " the Arab" through one hundred years of film, linked with the biographies of four extraordinary people: Iraqi-Jewish communists.

Director: Samir | Stars: Shimon Ballas, Moshe Houri, Sami Michael, Samir Naqqash

Votes: 76

40. Hell on Wheels (2004)

Not Rated | 120 min | Documentary, Sport

7.3
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A look behind the scenes of the toughest cycling race in the world on the occasion of the 100the anniversary of the Tour de France.

Directors: Pepe Danquart, Werner Schweizer | Stars: Erik Zabel, Rolf Aldag, Dieter Ruthenberg, Andreas Klöden

Votes: 726

41. Das dunkle Gen (2015)

99 min | Documentary

5.9
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When a neurologist's career is derailed by a bout of severe depression he sets out to gain insights into the origin and treatment of the illness. Being a patient and doctor at the same time... See full summary »

Directors: Miriam Jakobs, Gerhard Schick | Stars: Frank Schauder, George Church

Votes: 24

42. Operation Libertad (2012)

91 min | Drama

6.5
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They are four young men and four young women, from different backgrounds, united in their conviction that society must change. Revolted by the political situation in those troubled 1970s, ... See full summary »

Director: Nicolas Wadimoff | Stars: Laurent Capelluto, Stipe Erceg, Natacha Koutchoumov, Karine Guignard

Votes: 79

43. Massacre (2005)

98 min | Documentary

7.2
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Interviews with six of the mass murderers from Sabra and Shatilla. The faces are in black and are not identifiable.

Directors: Monika Borgmann, Lokman Slim, Hermann Theissen, Nina Menkes

Votes: 61

44. Bon Voyage (I) (2016)

23 min | Short, Drama

7.1
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During a cruise on the mediterranean sea, Swiss holiday sailors encounter a sinking refugee boat.

Director: Marc Raymond Wilkins | Stars: Stefan Gubser, Annelore Sarbach, Jay Abdo, Hala Abou el Ela

Votes: 112

45. 1917 - Der wahre Oktober (2017)

90 min | Documentary, Animation, Biography

7.3
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The Russian revolutionary year narrated from the point of view of the involved artists.

Director: Katrin Rothe | Stars: Maximilian Brauer, Inka Friedrich, Arne Fuhrmann, Klemens Fuhrmann

Votes: 37

46. In the Mirror of Maya Deren (2001)

Not Rated | 103 min | Documentary, Biography

7.3
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80 Metascore

Documentary about the life of avant-garde filmmaker Maya Deren, who led the independent film movement of the 1940s.

Director: Martina Kudlácek | Stars: Miriam Arsham, Stan Brakhage, Chao Li Chi, Rita Christiani

Votes: 403 | Gross: $0.01M

47. Romeo & Julia in der Stadt (2002 TV Movie)

85 min | Drama

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A boy of Bosnian refugees and a Swiss girl fall in love. The initial benevolence of their parents soon turns into insurmountable hate as the cultural opposites between the two families become more and more apparent.

Director: Daniel von Aarburg | Stars: Shpend Salihu, Julia Schiwow, Daniel Bill, Sima Beatrice Bürgin

48. Where the Grass Is Greener (2008)

97 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.4
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Eva, from East Germany is out of work. To her surprise the unemployment office send her to the Swiss Alps, to work on a Swiss mountain farm for the summer.

Director: Tamara Staudt | Stars: Anna Loos, Stefan Gubser, Steve Windolf, Oliver Zgorelec

Votes: 82

49. Facing Mecca (2017)

25 min | Short, Drama

8.1
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Pensioner Roli comes to Fareed's assistance when the Syrian refugee is faced with the burial of his Muslim wife. Together they stumble into a bewildering forest of Swiss bureaucracy to which Roli finds beautifully simple answer.

Director: Jan-Eric Mack | Stars: Peter Freiburghaus, Jay Abdo, Ruth Schwegler, Thomas Künzli

Votes: 101

50. Fensterlos (2019)

26 min | Short, Drama

6.9
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It has been 35 years since Maria left her newborn in a baby window. With the help of the authorities, she tracks down her daughter and meets Caroline for the first time. A DNA test is to ... See full summary »

Director: Samuel Flueckiger | Stars: Sarah Spale, Sandra Moser, Jürg Plüss, Nina Iseli

Votes: 10


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