The Cello

Luc and Zal are friends. Zal needs money urgently. To help him Luc will sell his old cello. To do this they have to take a trip from Paris to Luc’s place of birth in Switzerland. It is a trip back to Luc’s past which gets them both into trouble.

With Stefan A. Kollmuss
Virgile Fouilou
Martina Schütze
Buddy Elias

Author and Director: Thomas Isler
DOP: Frank Barbian
Sound: Patrick Becker
Lights: Dominik Keller, Lylian Bertrand
Editor: Thomas Isler
Music: Knut Jensen
Art direction: Samy Kramer
Costume: Claudia Güdel
Production: Stella Händler
Coproduction: dora productions Strasbourg (Josiane Schauner), point de vue, Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen, Teleclub


Kurzfilm Festival Dresden
Film- und Videofestival SarLorLux, Saarbrücken
Filmfestival Locarno
Filmschau Baden-Württemberg, Stuttgart
Solothurner Filmtage
Filmfestival Max Ophüls Preis, Saarbrücken
Festival Filmer en Alsace, Strasbourg
MEDFILM festival – laboratory, Roma