documentaries

  • A Swiss rebel 2000  58’

    A Swiss rebel

    Using archive material that are being made public for the first time, this film is the first to ever attempt to portray the life of Annemarie Schwarzenbach.

  • Adult Stories 1-2 2017  90’ 92’

    Romans d’Adultes 2017

    Seven years after the success of “Teenager Stories”, Troubadour Films is continuing its sociological epic with another movie.

  • Border memories 2002  117’

    Border memories

    A border. The frequently tragic fate of those who sought asylum in Switzerland.

  • Farewell my Mountain 2003  56’

    Farewell my Mountain

    Robert Guillet lived its fifty-fourth season on the alp. Victim of speculation, the alpine cheesemaker became a landless peasant.

  • Geneva mirror of the world 1995  60’

    Geneva mirror of the world

    “Through the eyes of a grandfather and his grand son, we set out to the discover Geneva, an international city where the harmony of religions and the blending of cultures form a fascinating mosaic.”

  • In the heart of darkness 1994  14’

    Au cœur des ténèbres

    In the darkness, a candle burns alone…

  • Info


    Language

    Arabic
    Subtitles
    English, French
    Format
    HD
    Type & Running Time
    Documentary 27’
    Year of production
    2016
    Country of production
    Switzerland/Jordania

  • Like a fast passing angel 2019  92’

    Like a fast passing angel

    How to grieve the loss of a child that died too young? A brutal and unacceptable death is not something which happens just to other people!

  • Mario Benjamin 2008  53’

    Mario Benjamin

    In Haiti, his country, Mario Benjamin is the leader of the Contemporary Art.

  • Nariman’s Wars 2016  27’

    Le cercle infernal des réfugiées syriennes

    A sunny smile on a Madonna-like face with a deliberate expression that immediately inspires confidence. Her name is Nariman, she is 30 years old, a Syrian from Homs and a refugee in Amman in Jordan.

  • Production


    Written and directed by
    Béatrice and Nasser Bakhti
    Produced by
    Nasser Bakhti and la Fondation Surgir
    Assistant Director
    Melissa Chollet

  • Technical

     

    Written & Directed by
    Béatrice et Nasser Bakhti
    Image
    Karim Amin
    Sound
    Bernard Seidler
    Editing
    Béatrice et Nasser Bakhti
    Sound editing and Mix
    Jérôme Vittoz
    Colour correction and special effects
    Julien Dumoulin – studio Troubadour Films
    Distribution
    Troubadour Films

  • The Infernal Circle of Syrian Refugee Women 2016  27’

    The Infernal Circle of Syrian Refugee Women

    They wear a veil but are not afraid to speak about their escape from Syria, the overfull refugee camps where anything may happen.

  • The lonely walker 1993  27’

    Le marcheur solitaire

    Algeria is dead because there are no men capable of enforcing law and respect for human beings…

  • Vanna 1998  56’

    Vanna

    Cambodia, August 21st 1997. While she was feeding the chickens, Vanna, an 8 years little girl, walks on a landmine near her village.

  • Vanna’s new life 1998  26’

    La nouvelle vie de Vanna

    Cambodia, August 21st 1997. While she was feeding the chickens, Vanna, an 8 years little girl, walks on a landmine near her village.

  • Voices of reportages 2013  27’

    Voix de reportages

    Drawn from the books of a travelling reporter, texts both fiery and poignant; the voices of women from Egypt, Somalia, Iran, Yemen, bruised by war or by cruel practices.