Scene from the film The End of Time
Scene from the film The End of Time
Scene from the film The End of Time
Share via
  • Facebook
  • Twitter

The End of Time

  • Canada
  • Switzerland
Audio Tracks 

Working at the limits of what can easily be expressed, filmmaker Peter Mettler takes on the elusive subject of time, and once again turns his camera to filming the unfilmmable.

From the particle accelerator in Switzerland, where scientists seek to probe regions of time we cannot see, to lava flows in Hawaii which have overwhelmed all but one home on the south side of Big Island; from the disintegration of inner city Detroit, to a Hindu funeral rite near the place of Buddha's enlightenment, Mettler explores our perception of time. He dares to dream the movie of the future while also immersing us in the wonder of the everyday.

THE END OF TIME, at once personal, rigorous and visionary, Peter Mettler has crafted a film as compelling and magnificent as its subject.

This film is not currently online :(

Sorry, this film is not available in your country.


  • Original Title
    The End of Time
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Peter Mettler
  • Cinematography
    Peter Mettler, Camille Budin, Nick De Pencier
  • Editing
    Peter Mettler, Roland Schlimme
  • Music
    Gabriel Scotti, Vincent Hänni
  • Sound
    Peter Bräker
  • Runtime
    109 min (91+ min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Canada
    • Switzerland
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Distribution
      • maximage GmbH
      • Neugasse 6
      • CH-8005 Zürich
      • Switzerland
      • tel: +41-44-2748866
      • e-mail: 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.

Doc Alliance Members

Sign up to receive regular updates on our film program:

By signing up for the newsletter, I hereby consent to receiving commercial communications by electronic means and to all relevant personal data processing required for the purpose of sending the Doc-Air Distribution s.r.o. newsletter. I hereby confirm that I have read and familiarized myself with the Principles of Personal Data Processing and that I consent to the text therein. I also hereby acknowledge the rights specified herein, including, without limitation, the right to submit objections against direct marketing techniques.

Poslat svému Junioru