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michelle ettlin

Copyright 2018

Choreographers at Work!
a series of documentaries about choreographers and their working process, in collaboration with Mona De Weerdt
See the Project Website

Here is the first episode with Marc Oosterhoff/Cie Moost:


I lost*
performance / research with Jessica Huber
first sharing at Gessnerallee Zürich, September 2020 in collaboration
with Géraldine Chollet and Lindiwe Matshikiza
second sharing at Theaterspektakel Zürich 2021 in collaboration with Géraldine Chollet, Sarah Palin and Simone Aubert
more info here


This is home
camera for the experimental documentary by Florine Leoni,
more info here
Official Worldpremiere of the Video in September 2021 at
Venice Biennale Architettura


Sketch of Togetherness
videos of encounters for a performance series by Lea Moro
to be continued in 2021

more information and videos of all sketches here

23/5/19 at Uzès Danse Festival (FR)
14+15/8/19 at Far Festival Nyon (CH)
6/9/19 at Tanzhaus Zurich (CH)
20+21/9/19 at Alte Fabrik Rapperswil (CH)
21/9/2021 at Festival IntegrArt Zürich (CH)


Eisbär (2019)
camera and co-direction with Jenny Billeter
Premiere: Solothurner Filmtage 2020
on display at Hans Erni Museum - Verkehrshaus Luzern
as part of the exhibition of Michael Günzburger

79 Artists
second series of (almost) all the artists that participated in the
Marathon of Life and Death - Silent Film Festival at Walcheturm Zurich


Impressions from Mercato in Addis Abeba, Ethiopia
(working on a performance project with
musician Jeroen Visser and dancer Melaku Belay)

a short sound and image experiment about transient states

Ansichten von Zug - Vom ersten bis zum letzen Zug
I was asked to contribute to a blog about my old hometown.
All my entries are here: Forum Junge Kunst


holding it together / trailer for the theatre piece by jessica huber


autoballett / trailer for the piece by mercimax


100 (video installation, 2013)
An attempt to do the same thing 100 times.
video created for an exhbition at Kunstverein Tiergarten Berlin, May 2013.

108 artists that participated in the
Marathon of the Arts - Silent Film Festival at Walcheturm Zurich


Liquid Land (2012)
directed, filmed and edited by Michelle Ettlin
Release Tour Switzerland in January 2013

New Orleans Film Festival 2012
Norient Musik Film Festival 2013
Solothurner Filmtagen 2013
New Horizons International Film Festival 2013