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Swiss filmmaker Alain Tanner dies at 92

Swiss filmmaker Alain Tanner dies at 92

Geneva: Prolific Swiss filmmaker Alain Tanner, thought of a pioneer of Switzerland´s new wave movie motion, died Sunday on the age of 92, his basis mentioned.

“Alain Tanner was one of many beacons of Swiss cinema,” his basis mentioned in an announcement issued in session along with his household.

Tanner was an internationally famend director with greater than two dozen movies to his identify, who started his profession within the late Nineteen Fifties.

A up to date of the French New Wave, he’s credited with serving to launch Switzerland´s personal, smaller new wave within the Nineteen Seventies, together with colleagues Miche Soutter, Claude Goretta, Jean-Louis Roy and Jean-Jacques Lagrange.

Their “Group of 5” spurred a renewal in Swiss movies reflecting the period´s spirit of nonconformity.

Tanner´s first full-length function movie, “Charles, Useless or Alive”, which appeared in 1969, marked the start of politically engaged cinema in Switzerland.

That movie, which tells the story of a businessman who decides to desert mainstream capitalist life to take up a marginal existence on the perimeter of society as pupil protests rage, gained the highest prize on the Locarno movie pageant.

Amongst his best-known movies are “Jonas who shall be 25 within the Yr 2000,” from 1976 and “Mild Years Away”, which gained the Grand Prix on the 1981 Cannes Movie Pageant. (AFP)

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