AWARDS & NOMINATIONS TO THE MOVIES:

NEIGHBOURS Camerimage Director's Debut Competition 2021 / Grand Prix du Festival de Cinéma de Mons 2022 / Gangneung International Film Festival 2021, Best Picture /  Berner Filmpreis 2021 / Awards in Schwerin, Emden, Terni, Bellinzona, Innsbruck, Red Sea Film Festival a.o. LE VENT TOURNE  Best International Feature, Santa Barbara 2019  / Variety Piazza Grande Award Locarno 2018 / Best Feature 2019 Zurich Film Prize WHERE ARE YOU, JOÃO GILBERTO ? Best Documentary Essay, FIFA Montreal 2019  / Student Jury Award F.A.M.E Paris 2019 / Prix du Jury Musical Ecran Bordeaux 2019  DIE GENTRIFIZIERUNG BIN ICH Special Mention International Documentary ZFF 2017 / Zürcher Filmpreis 2018  ZIELLOS Nomination Prix Europa 2014  DÉPOSER LES ENFANTS  Nomination Swiss Film Awards 2013  THE GUANTANAMO TRAP  Hot Docs Toronto 2011, Special Jury Prize Canadian Feature / Nomination Gemmi Awards 2012 (Best Canadian Documentary)  DIE WIESENBERGER  Audience Award Solothurn 2012  AVANTI Prix Découverte Namur 2012  STATIONSPIRATEN  Nomination Best Feature, Swiss Film Awards 2010 / Audience Award Zurich Filmfestival 2010 / Prizes in Emden, Almaty and Saarbrücken  TANNÖD  Nomination Best Feature, Swiss Film Awards 2010 /  Zurich Film Prize 2010  DIE FRAU MIT DEN 5 ELEFANTEN Swiss Film Awards 2010: Best Documentary / Nomination European Film Prize / Nomination German Film Prize / Nomination Grimme Preis / Awards in Leipzig, Nyon, Washington, Yamagata a.o.  HAPPY NEW YEAR  Nomination Best Feature, Swiss Film Awards 2009  DIE HERBSTZEITLOSEN Prix Walo / Prizes in Setubal and Geneva  IM NORDWIND Nomination Best Feature, Swiss Film Awards 2005. Zurich Film Prize / NDR Prize in Schwerin UTOPIA BLUES Swiss Film Awards 2002, Best Feature / Zurich Film Prize / Prizes in Kiev and Saarbrücken BASHKIM  Swiss Film Awards 2002: Best Documentary  IBIZA  Youth Jury Prize, Oberhausen 2002  SUPERNOVA  Suissimage Prize 2001 SUMMERTIME Swiss Film Awards 2001, Best Short Film / Suissimage Prize 2000 / Prizes in Locarno, Angers, Clermont-Ferrand, Chicago.

AWARDS & NOMINATIONS FOR THE CINEMATOGRAPHY:

NEIGHBOURS Camerimage Director's Debut Competition 2021  TANNÖD Special Jury Prize for the Cinematography, Swiss Film Prize 2010 / Nomination Best Cinematography, German Critics Awards 2010  DIE FRAU MIT DEN 5 ELEFANTEN Best Cinematography Festival RIDM Montreal 2010 / Nomination Deutscher Kamerapreis 2010  IM NORDWIND Special Mention for the Cinematography, Filmfestival Valencia 2005  UTOPIA BLUES Competition Manaki Brothers 2002