Nicolas Wadimoff
(Switzerland)

Nicolas Wadimoff was born in 1964 in Geneva and is a Swiss director, documentary filmmaker, producer, rock guitarist.

In 1988 he graduated from UQAM (Université du Québec a Montreal) in communications with a specialization in cinema.

Nicolas made his first documentary in 1990. He worked as a film director at Radio Télévision Suisse (RTS) and the French Swiss Broadcasting Service (TSR).

In 1996-2001 he was a producer and director of films at his own company, Caravan Films. In 1997 he made his first fiction feature. In 2003 he founded Akka Films, devoted to the development of fiction films and production of documentaries. Opération Libertad is his fifth feature.

In 2010, he received the Ecumenical Jury prize at the Berlin Film Festival for his film Still Alive in Gaza shot in 2009 in the Gaza strip.

Filmography
2010 Aisheen
Still Alive In Gaza
2014 Chasseurs de crimes
1995 Quand on allait voir Carlos
1986 Trachéotomie
1987 Ouskestekaché
1989 Yehudi Arabi Yemeni
1990 Arménie-Jerusalem
1991 Le bol
1992 Les Gants d'Or d'Akka
1993 Le temps des clandestins
1994 Silence, on développe
1996 Cyber-Guerilla
2012 Opération Libertad
1997 Clandestins
1998 Nuit et jour la télé…
2000 Mondialito
2000 15, rue des Bains
2002 Kadogo, l'enfant soldat
2003 Alinghi – The Inside Story
2005 Last Supper
2005 L'accord
1984 Johnny Kichenin, poids moyen

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