There are two special screenings that caught my eye this week, as well as a couple of new releases at the cinema.
Zurich - and action!Felix Aeppli owns the widest selection of films that play or were shot in Zurich. This Thursday he shares his posession - and knowledge - with you at Zitrone. I can't promise that he speaks English, but it's certainly nice to see Zurich's Hollywood side. Thursday 7.30 pm, Zitrone
The GhosttrainThis horror comedy dates back to 1927 and is a German production. No worries, it's a silent movie. However, Marena Whitcher's Shady Midnight Orchestra, will provide a live soundtrack. I don't have a trailer for you, I'm afraid but at least 2x2 tickets to give away. Thursday 8.45 pm, Filmpodium
The Other Side of HopeThe Other Side of Hope, received the Silver Bear in Berlin for best director. A cult Kaurismäki-film about Finnland, refugees, hope and friendship.
MokaIn Moka, Diane ist looking for the person who killed her son. The suspense-packend and emotional drama by Swiss director Frédéric Mermoud just arrived at the cinemas.
The summer days are upon us but what to do? I love the outdoor life but also love to relax on a summers afternoon. Fortunately Zurich offers a way of experiencing both without too much effort and (for Zurich,) a pretty small financial
2. Beer Here
Is Zurich a beer town? This question formed the basis of a long discussion (last Wednesday in Gonzo,) at the bar with a new friend, (some guy with long hair whose name i have forgotten.) After a healthy and (sometimes,) heated chat,
3. Watch out!
I've told you before but another warning can't hurt. Fraudsters are active on all housing platforms in Switzerland. Also on my pages. Unfortunately, I can't guarantee that all offers are genuine. I do my best to blacklist any i catch but
1. Pictures around the world
Show me your favorite pictures from the world, do not forget to mark them on the map!
2. Zurich Photo Trip
3. Nature Photography
Images far from urban life
1. Bagel-Factory Zürich
Buckhauserstrasse 35, 8048 Zürich
2. Casa nostrana
Albisstrasse 25, 8038 Zürich
3. Lucky Dumpling: Authentic Chinese
6 years ago we welcomed 'Dini Mueter' to the Langstrasse. This summer, the bar and restaurant underwent a refurbishment and just reopened its doors with a new concept and a new name. Well, actually the new name is also the concept: Lucky