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My Life as a Film: How My Father Tried to Capture Happiness

Das Leben drehen – Wie mein Vater versuchte, das Glück festzuhalten

Directed by Eva Vitija
Switzerland, 2015
Documentary

Synopsis

When Eva Vitija came of age, her father gave her a full-length film about her life so far. Eva Vitija restores the intimacy of her past which her father’s camera seemed to have stolen from her.

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My Life as a Film: How My Father Tried to Capture Happiness Directed by Eva Vitija

Awards & Festivals

International Documentary Association

2016 | Nominee: Emerging Documentary Filmmaker

Swiss Film Award

2017 | Nominee: Best Documentary