Manuel von Stürler

Director, screenwriter and cinematographer, born in 1968 in Lausanne, Switzerland. Joint Swiss and French citizenship. Studied trombone and composing at the CMNE (Conservatory of Music in Neuchatel) and at the EJAM (École de Jazz et de Musique Actuelle) in Lausanne. He performs in Switzerland and abroad and writes numerous pieces of music for the stage. His documentary WINTER NOMADS (2012) premiered at the Berlinale and won the European Documentary Award (2012). Distributed in Switzerland, Europe and the USA, it was a great success with more than 150 000 admissions. LUST FOR SIGHT (2017) premiered in international competition at Visions du réel festival in Nyon.

Lust for Sight
Winter Nomads
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