UNESCO World Heritage Switzerland


A series of short films on the World Heritage Sites in Switzerland commissioned by the Swiss Commission for UNESCO.


On the occasion of the signing of the Swiss Charta of the World Heritage Sites in Switzerland, Mira Film has produced a series of 45 short films. By means of information modules as well as portraits about objects and people, all 11 World Heritage Sites in Switzerland are presented. Within a consistent concept, the series joins the cinematographic language of the directors Fabian Wegmüller, Niccolò Castelli, Renata Grünenfelder, Samuel Chalard, Vadim Jendreyko and students of the Haute école d’art et de design / HEAD Geneva.


Direction: Fabian Wegmüller, Niccolò Castelli, Renata Grünenfelder, Samuel Chalard, Vadim Jendreyko, Students of Haute école d'art et de design / HEAD Geneva
Music and Sound Design: Daniel Almada
Graphic Design: Klaus Affolter,
Christine Kaufmann
Editing: Caterina Mona, Jean-Pierre Schoch, Samuel Chalard, Renata Grünenfelder, Vadim Jendreyko
Production Manager Mira Film: Susanne Guggenberger
Project Manager Swiss Commission for UNESCO: Jeanne Berthoud
Production: Susanne Guggenberger, Vadim Jendreyko, Hercli Bundi


The short films are available in four languages (German, English, French, Italian).
Swiss World Heritage Sites:
Old City of Berne
Benedictine Convent of St John at Müstair
Convent of St Gall
Three Castles, Defensive Wall and Ramparts of the Market-Town of Bellinzona
Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch
Monte San Giorgio
Lavaux, Vineyard Terraces
Swiss Tectonic Arena Sardona
Rhaetian Railway in the Albula/Bernina Landscapes
La Chaux-de-Fonds / Le Locle, Watchmaking Town Planning
Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps


requests to: info@unesco.ch

Vod - DVD

Link to the films online: https://vimeo.com/unescoch/albums
A DVD is planned.