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Thomas Imbach

Director: Nemesis

As one of Switzerland’s most innovative and internationally renowned filmmakers, Thomas Imbach moves with virtuoso mastery between documentary and fiction. He has acquired a reputation for courageous experimentation both formally and as a storyteller. His early successes include WELL DONE (1994) and GHETTO (1997). The feature films HAPPINESS IS A WARM GUN (2001), LENZ (2006) and I WAS A SWISS BANKER (2007) as well as the autofiction DAY IS DONE (2011) premiered at the Berlinale. His english-language period drama MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS (2013) was selected for Toronto. His feature film MY BROTHER MY LOVE (2018) premiered at Locarno in Competition.

2021 (23rd) Encounters South African International Documentary Film Festival