Teaser for an upcoming feature length documentary on the swiss precision industry that produced the Bolex, Kern lenses and the Nagra.
« Images Vivantes », 1961
Film 16 mm color, optical sound, 27 minutes.
Telepress-Film, Lausanne (Albert Revel).
Thank you to:
Marc Ueter, owner of Bolex.ch International SA in Yverdon
Otello Diotallevi, the last employee
Yves Bornand, collector from Ste-Croix (Home of Paillard) for helping me with the filming and let me use his numerous cameras.
Yulia and Karim for the translation
Filmed in 2011 with two Bolex H16 (Super 16) equipped with Kern vario switar lenses.
Audio recorded in 2015 with a Nagra
Alexandre Favre 2011