THE HEARING by Lisa Gerig

Four rejected asylum seekers relive the hearing on their reasons for fleeing and shed light on the core of the asylum procedure. Will the interviewees be able to describe their traumatic life stories in a way that satisfies the officials?

Feature Documentary, in production

Writer & Director: Lisa Gerig
Producers: Maurizius Staerkle Drux & Eva Vitija, Ensemble Film, Zürich (CH)
Co-producer: Swiss National Broadcaster (SRF)

DOP: Ramòn Giger
DOP 2nd Unit: Savino Caruso
Sound Recordist: Julian Fuchs
Post-Production Supervisor: Ian Oggenfuss

Supported by: Zürcher Filmstiftung, Bundesamt für Kultur, Kulturfonds Suissimage, Stiftung Anne-Marie Schindler, Casa nell Arte Stiftung, Markant Stiftung