Scene from the film Rara Avis
Scene from the film Rara Avis
Scene from the film Rara Avis
Scene from the film Rara Avis
Scene from the film Rara Avis
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Rara Avis

  • Switzerland
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On a sailboat in the middle of the Ocean, five teenagers in rehabilitation are travelling with adults of different ages and backgrounds. Off unknown coastlines, the boat’s space becomes a huis-clos in which everyone faces their own difficulties, the challenge of living together and also the manoeuvres of sailing, the Ocean and its turmoil—until the arrival on land. (Visions du Réel)


  • Original Title
    Rara Avis
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Mirjam Landolt
  • Cinematography
    Mirjam Landolt
  • Editing
    Mirjam Landolt, Damiàn Plandolit
  • Sound
    Mirjam Landolt
  • Runtime
    62 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Switzerland
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Festivals
    • Visions du Réel 2020
    • One World Romania International Film Festival 2021
  • Awards
    • Innerschweizer Filmpreis 2021 (Central Switzerland Film Award) is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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