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Sennentuntschi

The Swiss Alps, 1973. A little girl is the first to notice her: During a funeral procession in a little mountain village, an unknown, disturbed woman appears out of nowhere and unsettles the community’s precarious idyll. Who is this beautiful, mute woman? Who is Sennentuntschi?
Script
Michael Sauter, Michael Steiner, Stephanie Japp
Director
Michael Steiner
DOP
Pascal Walder
Editor
Benjamin Fueter
Sound engineer
Christophe Giovannoni
Costume design
Pascale Suter
Set design
Gerald Damovsky
Music
Adrian Frutiger
Cast
Roxane Mesquida (Sennentuntschi), Nicholas Ofczarek (Sebastian), Andrea Zogg (Erwin), Carlos Leal (Martin), Joel Basman (Albert)
Producer
John Lüftner
Production manager
Florian Nussbaumer
Funding
Filminstitut, Cine Tirol, Schweizer Bundesamt für Kultur, Zürcher Filmstiftung, Suissimage, Eurimages
Television investment
ORF (Film/Fernseh-Abkommen), Schweizer Fernsehen, Canal+
Film location
Switzerland, Tyrol
Shooting time
September - November 2008