Fairplay
a film by Zoel Aeschbacher

Fairplay

A film by Zoel Aeschbacher

  • 2022
  • Switzerland, France
  • 18 minutes
  • VO french – subtitles DE, EN

    A teenager in search of recognition, a worker ready to do anything to hit the jackpot, a senior executive at the end of his career who wants to prove to himself that he is still alive. Three characters who are losing speed on the competition highway…

Fairplay

A film by Zoel Aeschbacher

  • 2022
  • Switzerland, France
  • 18 minutes
  • VO french – subtitles DE, EN

    A teenager in search of recognition, a worker ready to do anything to hit the jackpot, a senior executive at the end of his career who wants to prove to himself that he is still alive. Three characters who are losing speed on the competition highway…

Awards

Locarno Film Festival

  • Junior Jury Award – Best Short Film

FESTIVALS

World Premiere : Locarno Film Festival- Leopardi di domani

cast & crew

With
Dorin Dragos
Pascal Tagnati
Pierre Gommé

Director
Zoel Aeschbacher

Writers
Gania Latroche
Zoel Aeschbacher

Director of photography
Dino Berguglia

Editing
Youri Tchao-Debats

Composition
Mario Batkovic

1st Assistant director
Robjan Lacombe

Sound
Björn Cornelius
Melia Roger
Vuk Vukmanovic

Set
Ophélie Dubois-Essirard

Costumes
Kenza Chekal

Hair and makeup
Fabiola Louangphixay

Production
Yukunkun Productions
Box Productions

With the participation of
Canal +

In coproduction with
RTS

International sales
Salaud Morisset

Director’s bio

Zoel Aeschbacher is of Swiss and Vietnamese origin. His graduation film, Bonobo (2018), received the Audience Award at Clermont-Ferrand Film Festival and won the Student Academy Award for the Best Film in 2019. He directed Fairplay in 2022 and is currently working on his first feature film Underdog.