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  • 30. August 2011

    US Actor Laurence Fishburne is Jury President

    Laurence Fishburne found worldwide renown playing Morpheus in the MATRIX films. This charismatic US actor is now coming to Zurich as the Zurich Film Festival's Jury President, and as an actor in Steven Soderbergh's CONTAGION, the festival's Opening Film.

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  • 18. August 2011

    Sean Penn to attend Zurich Film Festival

    The American actor and director Sean Penn is to receive the Golden Icon Award at the Zurich Film Festival. The two-time Oscar winner will receive the prize for his life’s work on September 28, 2011 at cinema corso. Tickets available for purchase September 8, 2011.

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  • 21. July 2011

    Opening dates

      The 2010 Zurich Film Festival competition winners will be released in Swiss theaters as follows:   DAS LIED IN MIR / THE DAY I WAS NOT BORN (Florian Cossen) opens on July 21, 2011!   THE WOMAN WITH A BROKEN NOSE (Srdjan Koljevic) opens on August 4, 2011!   ARMADILLO (Janus Metz) has just been released on DVD in Switzerland!    

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  • 23. May 2011

    Call for entries

    The countdown is still running: Submissions will be accepted here until June 30.  

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  • 11. May 2011

    Zurich Film Festival in Cannes

      The Zurich Film Festival program team continues its relentless search for cinematic gems in Cannes. To arrange a meeting, please contact: Viviana Vezzani, Andrea Grossmann or Iria Suppiger  

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  • 01. March 2011

    Call for entries

    The call for entries for the 7th Zurich Film Festival begins on March 1, 2011. Submissions will be accepted here until June 30.  

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