The 4th Global Science Film Festival is taking place from 19 to 28 November 2021 in Zurich and Bern. The festival program includes film screenings, debates and awards. Be part of it!

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Looking forward to the Science Film Festival 2022!By Silvie Cuperus, on 06/12/2021

Liebe Unterstützer*innen des Science Film Festivals

Wir bedanken uns nochmals bei euch für eure Unterstützung! Gerne senden wir euch den Bericht des 4th Global Science Film Festivals zu.

Wir hoffen, euch beim Festival nächstes Jahr wieder zu sehen!

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Crowdfunding Ziel erreicht!By Silvie Cuperus, on 19/11/2021

Liebe Unterstützer*innen des Science Film Festivals

Dank euren Beiträgen haben wir unser Crowdfunding Ziel erreicht und sogar übertroffen!

Wir freuen uns sehr und danken euch herzlich für die Unterstützung.

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Full length films screened in ZurichBy Silvie Cuperus, on 03/11/2021

SWISS NATIONAL PARK: 100 YEARS OF SOLITUDE A film celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Swiss National Park in 2014. Director and Writer: Andreas Moser

NEMESIS A film exploring the destruction of a unique train station and the construction of the new prison & police center. Director & Writer: Thomas Imbach /

AALTO A captivating cinematic exploration of Alvar Aalto, the defining figure in Scandic design & one of Europe’s greatest modern architects Director & Writer: Virpi Suutari

FROM THE WILD SEA A film showing a relentless gaze into the abyss of the Anthropocene. Director & Writer: Robin Petré /

CODED BIAS What does it mean when AI increasingly governs our liberties? And what are the consequences for the people AI is biased against? Director & Writer: Shalini Kantayya

THE SCENT OF FEAR A journey around the globe, on which we meet people who freeze with fear, people who are looking for it, people who find it, and people who love it. Director and writer: Miriam von Arx

WAKE UP ON MARS A 10-year-old Roma boy living in Sweden attempts to come to terms with the mysterious Resignation syndrome that has put his two sisters in a coma. The tight-knit family is trying to rebuild a normal life far from their native Kosovo where they were victims of persecution. Director & Writer: Dea Gjinovci

TOTALLY UNDER CONTROL A jaw-dropping documentary, , which chronicles the utter failure of the Trump Administration keep the American people safe and curb the COVID-19 pandemic.

THE TIGER MAFIA The film uncovers illegal breeding in secret South East Asian tiger farms. A nine-year investigation exposes how body parts are harvested from both live and butchered tigers, and then traded for sale in China’s underground pharmaceutical and jewelry industries. Directors & Writers: Karl Amman and Laurin Merz /

Program in detail: Full-length-films: Short films: Scientists-as-filmmakers:

Programm 4th Global Science Film FestivalBy Silvie Cuperus, on 28/10/2021

Wir freuen uns mittzuteilen, dass das detaillierte Programm des Festivals 2021 verfügbar ist. Es ist so vielfältig wie nie zuvor.

Es erwarten Sie spannende Filme über Natur und Ökologie, gesellschaftliche Veränderungen, Migration, Design, künstliche Intelligenz, Neurowissenschaften und die Covid-Krise.

We are happy to inform you that the detailed program of the Festival 2021 is available. It is more diverse than ever.

You can expect exciting films on nature and ecology, social changes, migration, design, artificial intelligence, neuroscience & the Covid Crisis.

Full length films: Short films: Scientists-as-filmmakers: