A Swiss movie basks in the Opening Night limelight: the ZFF opens today with the world premiere screening of Bettina Oberli’s humorous drama MY WONDERFUL WANDA. Based on Max Frisch’s dictum „We called for workers and people came“, the film takes a critical look at Swiss society through the eyes of an immigrant woman. In addition to cast and crew, Federal Councillor Alain Berset, Mayor of Zurich Corine Mauch, and a stream of other guests from the fields of culture and politics are expected at the Opening Night. The film opens to the general public tomorrow (Friday).
An overview of today’s films can be found on our homepage. The link to ticket sales and information about the attendance of filmmakers can be found on the respective film’s detail page.
Autograph hunters and all those who want to catch a glimpse of the great and the good of the film industry can visit the “Fan Zone” section for info about the Green Carpet and details on how to register for the fan zone.
Sold out is not always sold out: returned tickets go on sale approx. 15 minutes before the start of each film. They can be purchased at the Festival Centre.
Audience Award: our viewers vote for their competition film favourite; the winner receives our coveted Audience Award during the Award Night. Simply visit zff.com/vote to vote online after viewing a film.
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