Strangers (Chute)

Fiction | 00:20 | SWITZERLAND
WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY NORA LONGATTI
IN COPRODUCTION WITH ECAL
DISTRIBUTION h264
Synopsis

In an anonymous city, a person collapses, appearing to have lost consciousness. Some strangers pass by, others embrace her. In a solitary quest for intimacy, blinded by a world of indifference, her gaze, her body are staggering.

Bio | Filmography

Biography

Nora Longatti, Director

Nora Longatti was born in 1989 in Biel and graduated from ZHDK in 2015 with a Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts and Photography. In 2017, she starts film studies at the ECAL in Lausanne where she directs the short film bloc b which won the prize for Best School Film at the Winterthur International Short Film Festival. She graduated in 2020 with her short film Chute, selected in competition at the 74th Locarno Film Festival.

Filmography (selection)

Chute, fic, 2021
Code of conduct, fic, 2019
bloc B, fic, 2019

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Distribution

Festivals

2021: Locarno Film Festival (Switzerland)

Awards

2021: Pardino d’Oro | Locarno Film Festival

Media
Credits

Cast
Fhunyue Gao
Barbara Kurth
Agathe Lecomte
Jeff Nsingi Ambassi
Julian Gyphens
Yevgenia Korolov

Written & directed by
Nora Longatti
Cinematography
Carlos Tapia González
Gaffer
Simon Kuhn
Sound
Camille Bonard
Production Design
Thea Spiri
Costumes
Clara Sollberger
Make up
Julia Nietlispach
Editing
Maxence Tasserit
Sound Design & Mix
Peter Bräker
Music
Anuk Schmelcher, Nora Longatti
Color Grading
Carlos Tapia González

Produced by
GoldenEggProduction | Gabriela Bussmann & Yan Decoppet

In coproduction with
ECAL Ecole Cantonale d’Art de Lausanne

With the support of
Cinéforom & Loterie Romande

World Sales & Distribution
h264

Actualités

Chute primé à Locarno

• Pardino d'Oro | Pardi di Domani

Spectrum

• est sélectionné au programme Alliance 4 Development du Festival de Locarno 2021

Menschenskind !

• Sélections Officielles à Visions du Réel & DOK.fest Münich

Spectrum

• Sélection au Torino Script Lab 2020

Laissez-moi

• Sélections au Village de Coproductions des Arcs 2019 & Atelier Grand Nord 2020

Putin's Witnesses

• Nomination aux European Film Awards

Tempête Silencieuse primé à Locarno

• Pardino d'Argento | Pardi di Domani

Sœurs Jarariju distingué à la Berlinale

• Mention Spéciale du Jury International

Putin's Witnesses

• Sélection Officielle au TIFF 2018
• Grand Prix du Meilleur Documentaire à Karlovy Vary

Je fais où tu me dis distingué à la Berlinale

• Mention Spéciale du Jury des Jeunes