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Central European Time: Andrew Norman Wilson Interviews Cyril Schäublin on Unrest

Monks in long, white robes work on watches in a multi-level building embellished with dark wood fixtures.A scene from Unrest, courtesy of KimStim.

Provoked by a recent artist residency at La Becque in Switzerland, I started to develop a Swiss-set romantic fantasy film called Interlaken that will take place between an ancient alien theme park and a Swiss heritage open-air museum, both located on the outskirts of the titular town.  Amid multiple trips back to what has been called the “playground of Europe,” I probed archives, forums, blogs, databases and gray matter for cinematic depictions of Switzerland, which is more of a challenge than one would think considering it’s squeezed, accordion-like, between France, Germany, Italy and Austria, each of which has fostered four […]

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