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11.09.2020

Awards Awards

Julietta's STILL WORKING won the "Best Short Film" Award at the very dynamic New Holland Island International Debut Film Festival in Russia. The "Best Actor" Award of the Castrovillari Short Film Festival 2020 in Italy goes to Beat Wittwer for his interpretation of the main character in STILL WORKING. Congrats.

6.09.2020

Important award for O FIM DO MUNDO

O FIM DO MUNDO from Basil Da Cunha got the "Best Portuguese Feature Film" from the Jury of "IndieLisboa 2020". We congratulate Basil and all of his crew for this great award.

30.08.2020

MOVIE RELEASE IN PORTUGAL

After its presence at "IndieLisboa", Basil Da Cunha's O FIM DO MUNDO will be release in Portugal in September. It's Alambique Filmes who will distribute the movie in the country where the film was shot.

6.08.2020

STREAMING IN AUSTRALIA

We are very pleased that Julietta Korbel's STILL WORKING will be available for free during the MELBOURNE IFF from 6-23th August 2020. If you are in Australia, enjoy the International Selection of the festival.

28.06.2020

More screenings with BASIL DA CUNHA

The next sessions of O FIM DO MUNDO in the presence of it's director :

On June 28th 9:00pm at RIFFRAFF Kino, Zürich

On the 1st of July 6:15pm at Cinéma Les Rex, Fribourg

On the 2nd of July 8:00pm at CineMovie 1, Bern

28.06.2020

O FIM DO MUNDO IN DER DEUTSCHSCHWEIZ

Basil Da Cunha's movie will have a nice release in the german part of Switzerland :

In Zürich at RIFFRAFF Kino

In Bern at Quinnie

In St.Gallen at Kinok

21.06.2020

AWARD IN PALM SPRINGS

STILL WORKING won best Student film in the Palm Springs International Short Film Festival. Thank you Palm Springs !!

16.06.2020

Basil Da Cunha at Pathé Galeries

On June 18th at 7:00pm the director of O FIM DO MUNDO presents his film at Pathé Galeries à Lausanne.

9.06.2020

Special sessions with Basil Da Cunha

Basil will attend his film O FIM DO MUNDO's return on screen during the following special sessions :

Neuchâtel : 06.10 5:30pm Cinéma Apollo

La Chaux-de-Fonds : 06.10 8:00pm Cinéma ABC

Genève : 06.11 7:30pm Cinémas du Grütli

Sion : 06.19 6:00pm Cinéma Lux

6.06.2020

Reopening of theaters in Switzerland

As of today, O FIM DO MUNDO is screening in Pathé Galeries in LAUSANNE !

Coming soon in NEUCHÂTEL, LA CHAUX-DE-FONDS, GENÈVE and SION. Then coming soon to other theaters.

27.05.2020

UNDER THE FISH SCALES in Huesca, in Norway and in Pantin !

UNDER THE FISH SCALES by Colombe Rubini is in the International Competition of 48e Huesca Film Fest that will be up online June 12-20th.

From June 10th to 14th, Colombe's film will be attending the Norwegian Short Film Festival and from June 17th to 27th the 29e "Coté Court" of Pantin. Congratulations to Colombe and her team !

4.04.2020

JURY AWARD for Still Working

The Jury of the festival Ciné Jeunesse gave out the 20-30 year old category prize to Still Working by Julietta Korbel. Congrats !

25.03.2020

STILL WORKING on TV

STILL WORKING will be screened Friday March 27th at midnight on the show Cinémaniak and will then be on RTSplay during the next days.

23.03.2020

TWO SWISS FILMS AWARDS FOR THERA

Congratulations to Basil da Cunha who won the "best photography" prize at the Swiss Cinema Academy for O FIM DO MUNDO and to Julietta Korbel who won the "best diploma film" category prize for STILL WORKING

24.02.2020

O FIM DO MUNDO TRAILER

Discover the trailer of O FIM DO MUNDO by Basil Da Cunha, which will be screened February 26th in GENEVA and March 11th in LAUSANNE. Distribution : SISTER.

18.02.2020

O FIM DO MUNDO CINEMA RELEASE

In GENEVA by February 26th.

In LAUSANNE by March 11th.

Screenings with the presence of director Basil Da Cunha :

→ Premiere Cinéma Nord-Sud,
Geneva February 26th at 7:45pm
→ Premiere at the Cinemathèque Suisse
Lausanne March 10th at 8:00pm
→ Cinema Scala, La Chaud-de-Fonds March 24th
→ Cinema Rex, Neuchâtel March 25th
→ Cinema Rex, Fribourg, April 2nd at 8:30pm

Don't miss the marvelous O FIM DO MUNDO.

2.02.2020

Nominations for the Prix du Cinema Suisse 2020

Basil da Cunha's work with O FIM DO MUNDO is nominated for best photography by the Academy of Swiss Cinema. STILL WORKING by Julietta Korbel is nominated for the best diploma film category. Congratulations for these nominations ! The prizes will be given out on March 27th.

27.01.2020

CLERMONT-FERRAND

STILL WORKING directed by Julietta Korbel is selected in the international competition at the Short Film Festival of Clermont-Ferrand. There will be one screening every day from 31 of January to the 8th of February.

7.01.2020

Thera's 2020 starts in Solothurn

The three films produced by Thera in 2019 will be shown at the 55th Solothurner Filmtage. O FIM DO MUNDO is selected for the "Prix de Soleure". UNDER THE FISH SCALES and STILL WORKING will be presented in the section "Upcoming Talents".

23.12.2019

Best cinematography award

Basil Da Cunha has won the best cinematography award at Les Arcs Film Festival. Congratulations to the whole crew of O FIM DO MUNDO and especially to Rui Xavier for the lighting and Jean-Baptiste Perrin who did the color grading.

16.12.2019

LES ARCS FILM FESTIVAL

O FIM DO MUNDO will show in the official competition of the "Les Arcs film festival". More information here.

20.11.2019

O FIM DO MUNDO AT CABO VERDE

The "Festival Internacional de cinema da Praia Cabo Verde" has selected O FIM DO MUNDO. More information here.

12.11.2019

First Festival for under the fish scales

UNDER THE FISH SCALES, the latest short movie of Colombe Rubini will be screened at the "34e Entrevues de Belfort".

30.10.2019

STILL working in Winterthur

Still working will be shown in the swiss competition at the "Kurzfilmtage Winterthur" which begins on the 5th of November. You may find the screening schedules here.

28.10.2019

AWARD FOR O FIM DO MUNDO AT SEMINCI

The director Basil Da Cunha won the main award in the "Punto de encuentro" section at the "64. semaine du cinéma à Valladolid". We are grateful to the festival for inviting O FIM DO MUNDO to Spain.

16.10.2019

O FIM DO MUNDO IN BRAZIL

We are very happy to announce that O FIM DO MUNDO will be screened at the 43° Mostra of Sao Paulo.

15.10.2019

STILL WORKING in Monthey

Julietta Korbel's short film will open this year's Short Movie Night in Monthey where the film was shot. 18.10.2019 Cinéma Plaza at 8pm.

5.09.2019

International Premiere for O FIM DO MUNDO

We are very happy to announce the international Premiere of "O FIM DO MUNDO" at the prestigious Busan International Film Festival.

7.08.2019

STILL WORKING screenings in Locarno

Premiere Monday August 12 at 2:00 pm - La Sala

Rehearsals on Tuesday 13 - 5:00 pm - Palavideo, and Wednesday 14 at 9:30 am - L'altra sala.

30.7.2019

O FIM DO MUNDO screenings in Locarno

Premiere : Tuesday August 13 - 4:30 pm - Palexpo (FEVI) with a Q&A at the Spazio Cinema after the screening

Rehearsals : Wednesday August 14, 10:00 pm at La Sala and Thursday August 15, 11:00 am at the Palavideo.

21.07.2019

STILL WORKING running for PARDI DI DOMANI

Julietta Korbel's diploma film will celebrate its premiere in the short film section at Locarno on 08.12. STILL WORKING, shot in Chavalon's old power station, is an École Cantonale d’Art de Lausanne co-production.

17.07.2019

O FIM DO MUNDO AT LOCARNO

We are thrilled that Basil Da Cunha's second feature film has been selected in the LOCARNO FILM FESTIVAL international competition that will take place August 7-17 2019. Check out the first film stills on the "O FIM DO MUNDO" website.

18.01.2019

VIMEO VOD

All of the Thera Production films are now available on vimeo VOD ! Go and have a look!

29.9.2018

ANYWHERE AT CAPITOLE

October 9th, come discover "Anywhere", directed by Juliette Menthonnex and coproduced by Thera Production, during the ECAL graduates' screening.

19.10.2016

FEDOR'S PREMIERE

"Fedor's" premiere, directed by Hugo Radi and coproduced by ECAL and Thera Production, will take place at the Kurzfilmtage of Winterthur on November 11th 2016 in the Swiss competition.

10.10.2016

VENUSIA, BEST MID-LENGTH FILM IN RIGA

Venusia wins the prize for best mid-length film at the 2016 Riga International Film Festival 2Annas.

12.05.2016

VENUSIA WINS THE OBERHAUSEN GRAND PRIZE

Louise Carrin and her documentary "Venusia" are the Grand Prize winners of the 62nd Oberhausen Festival !

The film will also be presented at the Montreal Underground Film Festival. It's still available on Mubi, go ahead and check it out HERE

8.8.2016

THERA'S DVDS

Our movies are on sale for 20.- CHF/EUR at the address diffusion@thera-production.ch! All of our projects are right here!

24.4.2016

VENUSIA AT OBERHAUSEN ISFF

Venusia is selected for the international competition of the Oberhausen Festival ! The film will also participate in Pantin's Côté Court festival in the Art and Video category.
On display on Mubi's platform during the month of May.

13.01.2016

HAPPY NEW YEAR

In January 2016, Kaspar Schiltknecht joined Thera Production as partner and producer. Best New Year wishes from the Thera team!

17.12.2014

COUPLE OF SHORT FILMS IN SOLEURE

Our latest projects are both selected at the Solothurn Film Festival (22 - 29 january)!

Colia Vranici's "Honey is sweeter than blood"
will compete in the Upcoming Talents selection Friday 23rd (2.30pm) and Sunday 25th (12pm) at Kino Capitole.

As of Carina Freire's documentary, "The little prince in the land that passes by", it will be screened at the Swiss Panorama competition Monday 26th (09.30 am) at Kino Palace.

18.8.2014

DOUBLE SELECTION IN LUSSAS

Louise Carrin and Carina Freire's documentaries will be screened on August 20th and 23th at the Etats généraux du documentaire in LUSSAS

23.7.2014

FIRST SCREENING IN LOCARNO

Colia Vranici’s short film, "Honey is sweeter than blood ", will be screened during the Locarno film festival Monday August 11th at 2pm at La Sala.

"18 year old Lucia is on edge. Her grandfather is seriously ill and she refuses to accept the fact that he’s dying. In an unsuccessful attempt to take her mind off it, she seeks comfort in the arms of Rabah, a local guy, with whom she has a tumultuous fling."

24.4.2014

THE LITTLE PRINCE AT VISIONS DU RÉEL

Stéphane Lambiel is a famous ice skater and a world champion. Today, he goes from galas to galas on a weekly basis. " The little prince in the land that passes by" draws an intimate portrait of this young man.

14.2.2014

SHOOTING IN DUNKERQUE

In March, Colia Vranici will shoot her short film "Le Miel est plus doux que le Sang" in Dunkerque (F) with the actors Rabah Nait, Oufella and Jacques Nolot. This film is a coproduction between Thera, ECAL and RTS.

1.6.2013

IN SWISS THEATERS

" Black Butterflies" by Louise Carrin will be released on June 12th at Zinema (Lausanne) and at Bio (Geneva).

Special screenings on June 12th 8pm at Cinéma Minimum (Neuchâtel), and on June 16th 8pm at Zinema. The director will be attending.

25.4.2013

ATÉ VER A LUZ IN CANNES

The first feature film by Basil Da Cunha "Até Ver a Luz" (After the Night), produced by Box Productions is selected at Cannes Director's Fortnight.

Good luck to the film from the Thera crew!

7.4.2013

CARINA FREIRE IS FILMING STÉPHANE LAMBIEL

Thera Production is the coproducer of Carina Freire's diploma film "The little prince in the land that passes by", currently being shot.

"The idea for this documentary was born the day I personally met Stéphane Lambiel, an ice skater who became famous after winning two world championships. The contrast between his shining public image and the much more humble one he let me see really touched me.
With my small camera, I decided to follow him on his tour through Russia and Eastern Europe, filming the other side of his life as a star."

3.2.2013

3 FILMS BY BASIL DA CUNHA IN THEATERS!

"Next Door" (2009), "Nuvem" (2011) and "Os Vivos Tambem Choram" (2012) will be screened at swiss theaters in February and March.
More informations

10.3.2012

TWO CO-PRODUCTIONS

Thera Production will produce two diploma films this spring.
"Prisoner" by Guillaume Brandt (coproduction with ECAL - Lausanne) will be shot at the beginning of April. Oumar by Badra Haidra (coproduction with HEAD - Genève) will be shot in May in Paris.

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