Cumponists Svizzers


Documentary Series, 7 x 15 min, 2001

Directed by Jan Schmidt-Garre

How do composers work today? Why do they compose? For whom? And, other than music, what influences them most? These questions form the common denominator in seven short portraits of young Swiss composers.

Franziska Baumann
William Blank
Sylvie Courvoisier
Daniel Fueter
Francesco Hoch
Mario Pagliarani
Bettina Skrzypczak

Cinematography: Thomas Bresinsky
Editor: Gaby Kull-Neujahr

A co-production with SF DRS


Cumponists Svizzers – Episode 1 – Sylvie Courvoisier

Cumponists Svizzers – Episode 5 – Bettina Skrzypczak

Cumponists Svizzers – Episode 7 – Mario Pagliarani