Partner: Salaud Morisset

Director: Zoel Aeschbacher

filmmaker's profile

Life has its ups and downs, just like an elevator. And when the one in their building breaks down, the lives of three people will intersect into an inescapable tragedy.


Duration: 19 min.

Country: Switzerland

Language: French

Year: 2018

Genre: Fiction (Drama)

Topic: Adult, Black Identity, Capitalism, Family, Human Relationship, Human Rights, Identity, Loneliness, Poverty, Relationship, Violence, Women, Work, Youth

Cast & Crew

Director: Zoel Aeschbacher

Producer: Yasmine Add El Aziz, Lionel Baier, François Morisset

Writer: Zoel Aeschbacher

Cinematographer: Dino Franco Berguglia Vitto

Editor: Youri Tchao Debats

Actors: Paul Minthe Benjamin Sanou Nicole Mersey

Festivals & Awards

Student Academy Awards

Clermont Ferrand International Short Film Festival

Akbank Short Film Festival

Art Film Festival

Art for Peace Festival

Bali International Film Festival (aka BALINALE)

Bosphorus Film Festival

Braunschweig International Film Festival

The Brooklyn Film Festival (BFF)

Brussels Short Film Festival

Busan International Film Festival

Busho- Budapest Short

Cape Town International Film Market and Festival

Chacun Son Court

CineToro Experimental Film Festival


Destiny City Film Festival

Dhaka International Film Festival

Durban International Film Festival

Edinburgh Short Film Festival

Fastnet Short Film Festival

Festival Alto Vicentino, IT

Festival de Cinema Escolar de Alvorada

Festival Du Grain à Démoudre

Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes de Torrelavega

Festival of Tolerance

Filmets - Badalona Film Festival


Heart of Gold International Short Film Festival

Indie Street Film Festival

Kyiv International Short Film Festival

La Guarimba international Film Festival

Landshuter Short Film Festival

Leiden International Short Film Experience

Les Arcs

Literally Short Film Festival- Literally Israeli

Lobo Fest - International Film Festival

Lublin Film Festival

Madrid Short Film Week

Melbourne International Film Festival

Nordic Youth Film Festival (NUFF)

North Carolina Film Awards

Pacific Meridian International Film Festival of Asia Pacific Countries

Palm Springs ShortFest

Prindie: Princeton Independent Film Festival

Quebec City International Film Festival

Sapporo International Short Film Festival and Market

Shnit Worldwide Short Film Festival

Show Me Shorts Film Festival

Skepto International Film Festival

Souq Film Festival

Swiss Film Prize

Thessaloniki International Film Festival

Tiburon International Film Festival (TIFF)

Tirana International Film Festival

Uptown Film Festival



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