TV SERIES  

One of the big attractions in the Festival, series are a true reflection of our contemporary and cosmopolitan society. We are looking to show the next big thing which will be on international screens and also those series in which social concerns are at the core.

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BOMB GIRLS

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de Michael MacLennan, Adrienne Mitchell / Réalisation : Ken Girotti, Adrienne Mitchell, Anne Wheeler • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Canada, 2011, 44' , vo ang , st fr

Set during WWII, BOMB GIRLS tells the remarkable stories of Canadian women from very different backgrounds who risked their lives in a munitions factory building bombs for the European front. ...read more

Sunday 4 , 11h00, Arditi

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BOSS

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de Farhad Safinia / Réalisation : Gus Van Sant, Jean De Segonzac • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Etats-Unis, 2011, 56' , vo ang , st fr

Starring Kelsey Grammer as fictional Chicago Mayor Tom Kane who holds sway over just about everything in his city. When faced with the terrible secret of a recently diagnosed degenerative neurological disease that threatens his power, his true character is revealed. ...read more

Friday 2 , 23h00, Grütli Langlois
Thursday 8 , 17h30, Grütli Langlois

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EL PACTO

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de Pablo Fischerman • International Premiere / Première Internationale
Argentine, 2012, 48' , vo espagnol , st ang/ fr

El Pacto explores the dark years of Argentina's military dictatorship during which individuals - still at the head of leading corporations today - used their ties with the regime to seize assets from their fellow citizens. ...read more

Monday 5 , 13h15, Grütli Langlois

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EN DIRECT DE NOTRE PASSE - Saison 2

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de Nicolas Frey, Noël Tortajada • World Premiere / Première Mondiale
Suisse, 2012, 2 x 13' , vo fr , st ang

En direct de notre passé is a TV series that follows contemporary news show formats, giving 'live' information about major Swiss historical events. Each episode explores an emblematic theme linked to real historical facts and characters. ...read more

Saturday 3 , 20h00, Arditi En présence de l'équipe.

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GIRLS

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de Lena Dunham • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Etats-Unis, 2012, 2 x 30' , vo ang , st fr

From hot-shot writer/director/actor Lena Dunham and comedy veterans Judd Apatow and Jenni Konner, this series relates the adventures of a group of 20-something women in New York. ...read more

Wednesday 7 , 14h00, Grütli Simon
Thursday 8 , 21h00, Grütli Langlois

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HATUFIM

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de Gideon Raff • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Israël, 2009, 44' , vo hébreu , st ang/ fr

After 17 years in captivity in Lebanon, three IDF soldiers are freed as part of a prisoners exchange. Two of them return alive. This gripping series follows the reintroduction of these deeply traumatised and changed men both to their families and to contemporary Israel ...read more

Sunday 4 , 14h30, Arditi

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INSIDE MEN

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de Tony Baskallop / Réalisation : James Kent • International Premiere / Première Internationale
UK, 2011, 2 x 58' , vo ang , st fr

Inside Men is about three employees of a security depot who plan and execute a multi-million pound cash heist. John, Chris, and Marcus are ordinary men who see an opportunity and take a leap. They cross that moral line and we see the fallout for them and their families. ...read more

Sunday 4 , 20h00, Grütli Langlois En présence de l'équipe.
Thursday 8 , 18h45, Grütli Langlois

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LES REVENANTS

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de Fabrice Gobert / Réalisation : Fabrice Gobert, Frédéric Mermoud • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
France, 2012, 2 x 52' , vo fr , st ang

In a mountain village dominated by a huge dam, a group of disoriented people struggle to find their way home. They don't know that they've been dead for a long time, they haven't aged and no-one is expecting them. ...read more

Friday 2 , 20h30, Grütli Simon En présence de l'équipe.

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LILYHAMMER

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de Anne Bjørnstad, Eilif Skodvin, Steven Van Zant / Réalisation : Simen Alsvik •
Norvège, 2011/12, 2 x 45' , vo norvégien , st ang/ fr

Frank "The Fixer"" Tagliano (Steven Van Zandt), a former member of the New York mob, is put in the witness protection program after testifying in a trial in the United States. ...read more

Saturday 3 , 17h15, Arditi En présence de l'équipe.
Monday 5 , 16h15, Grütli Langlois

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ONE NIGHT

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de Paul Smith / Réalisation : David Evans • International Premiere / Première Internationale
UK, 2011, 2 x 58' , vo ang , st fr

Set over one hot summer's night when nerves are frayed and tension high, One Night is about four very ordinary but different people. From different ethnic and class backgrounds ...read more

Sunday 4 , 15h30, Arditi En présence de l'équipe.
Thursday 8 , 15h15, Grütli Langlois

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PROFUGOS

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de Pablo Llanes / Réalisation : Pablo Larrain, Jonathan Jacubowicz •
Chili, 2011, 2 x 50' , vo espagnol , st ang/ fr

This is a road movie about a failed drug-trafficking operation. Four Chileans of dubious character are recruited to move a cargo of cocaine from Bolivia to Chile and ship it to its final destination abroad for the promise of a substantial reward. However, nothing goes as planned. ...read more

Saturday 3 , 13h15, Arditi
Thursday 8 , 13h15, Grütli Langlois

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PULSERAS ROJAS

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de Pau Freixas • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Espagne, 2011, 45' , vo catalan , st ang/ fr

There are some people in this world who face life head on, who know the true meaning of friendship, who take life's knocks and get back up again and whose lives are powered by love. They are The Red Band Society. ...read more

Monday 5 , 14h15, Grütli Langlois

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REAL HUMANS

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de Lars Lundström • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Suède, 2011, 2 x 60' , vo suédois , st ang/ fr

What happens when robots become so human you can barely distinguish them from real people? When they can even be our lovers? In Real Humans, a new generation of robots - the Hubots - are used as servants, heavy laborers, company and sex partners. ...read more

Saturday 3 , 20h00, Episode 1, Arditi En présence de l'équipe.
Saturday 3 , 23h00, Episode 2, Grütli Langlois
Thursday 8 , 21h15, Episodes 1 et 2, Grütli Simon

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THE BRIDGE

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de Hans Rosenfeld / Réalisation : Charlotte Sieling, Lisa Siwe, Henrik Georgsson • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Sweden, Denmark, 2011, 2 x 60' , vo suédois, danois , st ang/ fr

The body of a woman is found in the middle of the Øresund Bridge between Sweden and Denmark. Half the body belongs to a Swedish politician and the other half to a Danish prostitute. ...read more

Sunday 4 , 12h00, Arditi En présence de l'équipe.
Tuesday 6 , 20h30, Grütli Langlois

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THE NEWSROOM

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de Aaron Sorkin / Réalisation : Greg Mottola, Alan Poul • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
USA, 2012, 75' , vo ang , st fr

Surviving the fallout from a meltdown, ACN News Night anchor Will McAvoy returns to his job and finds his executive producer and most of his staff are leaving his show. Will also learns he's been assigned a new Executive Producer: MacKenzie McHale, a former girlfriend. ...read more

Sunday 4 , 18h30, Grütli Langlois

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THE SLAP

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de Jessica Hobbs • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
Australia, 2011, 2 x 51' , vo ang , st fr

At an Australian backyard BBQ, amongst alcohol, friendship and a children's cricket game, a man ruins the party by slapping a child who is not his son.The child's parents vow to take the man to court and the police become involved. ...read more

Saturday 3 , 11h00, Arditi

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THIS IS ENGLAND 88

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de Shane Meadows, Jack Thorne • Swiss Premiere / Première Suisse
UK, 2011, 2 x 49' , vo ang , st fr

Shaun, Woody and Lol were skinheads during the Thatcher years. After This is England the movie, Shane Meadows keeps exploring the dynamics of a group of friends who have (mostly) stuck together through thick and thin. ...read more

Saturday 3 , 15h15, Arditi
Wednesday 7 , 21h15, Grütli Simon

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TOUTE LA VERITE - Saison 3

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de Lyne Charlebois • International Premiere / Première Internationale
Canada, 2011, 45' , vo fr , st ang

In between trials, Brigitte and her lawyer friends are having to juggle work and busy personal lives. Unveiling a new and unique look at Quebec's judicial system, each episode sheds light on the fascinating work of the Crown attorneys. ...read more

Monday 5 , 15h15, Grütli Langlois

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