FILMOGRAPHY

HAPPINESS 2014

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In 1999, when Jigme Singye Wangchuck authorized television and the Internet throughout Bhutan, it had a rapid impact on the country. The film follows events through the eyes of an eight years old monk named Peyangki, praying eagerly for a TV set in Laya, the last village in Bhutan to go through the process of globalization.
The film premiered in-competition at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival on January 17, 2014. It won the Documentary World Cinema Cinematography Award at the festival.
BABIES 2010

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Capturing on film the earliest stages of the journey of humanity that are at once unique and universal to us all.
DAMAGES 2005

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« Damages » is a documentary film about men who spend their lives amongst deaths.
A DECENT FACTORY 2004

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Is it possible to make profit and be ethical? Can you make money and be good?
CHRIST COMES TO THE PAPUANS 2001

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“Does your god have any canned meat, canned fish or airplanes?”
WAITING FOR JESUS 2000

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For the Huli tribe, baptism meant giving up polygamy, tribal warfare and most of their traditions.
A sequel to « the Gospel according to the Papuans » shot a year later.
THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO THE PAPUANS 1999


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This film records the overlay of Christianity on native beliefs that occurs in the Huli tribe, one of seven hundred tribes living in Papua New Guinea.
MAHARADJAH BURGER 1997

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This film takes a wry look at the cultural confrontation of East and West, as reflected in attitudes towards the cow.
BOSNIA HOTEL 1996

Bosnia-Poster

« When Samburu warriors of Kenya served in Bosnia as part of the U.N. peacekeeping forces, they found a world quite different from their pastoral existence in their homeland. »
FARE UNE FILM E PER ME VIVERE 1995
Documentary on the shooting of “Behind the Clouds”, by Michelangelo Antonioni.