Directed by Léonard Kohli
Switzerland. 2016. No Dialogues.
5300 metres above sea level, at the Everest Base Camp. Through the use of clips, the film focuses on camp life and organisation, exposing the contrast between this fleeting micro-village and its savage, mystical setting while proposing a reflection on the development of extreme forms of tourism.
Screening as part of Shorts Program 2017.
- 2016 Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur, Best Swiss Film
2016 Visions du Réel Festival international de cinéma Nyon
- 2017 Aspen Shortsfest, Special Jury Mention
About the Film's Director
Léonard Kohli (1992-2017) was born in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland. In 2016, he received a BA in Photography from ECAL (École Cantonale d'Arts de Lausanne).
Sat., Dec. 16, 2017 at 9:00 AM
Janet Leigh Theatre, Stockton
Director / Producer / Writer / Cinematographer: Léonard Kohli
Editors: Léonard Kohli, Orsola Valenti
Permission: Emily Kessler