Digital Immigrants

Switzerland, 2016, 21 min, Colour

1984 – The home computer arrives in our living rooms and overruns a whole generation. Only those who master the new technology have a future. The computer splits society into “Digital Natives” and “Digital Immigrants”. 2016 – A group of senior citizens is trying to adapt to the speed of computerization in order to find their place in the digital age. Their problem is ours: How long can we keep up with the rapid development?

CREDITS

Directors:

Norbert Kottmann,Dennis Stauffer

Producer:

Filippo Bonacci

Cinematography:

Dennis Stauffer

Editing:

Norbert Kottmann

Music:

Bänz Isler

DIRECTOR'S BIO

Norbert Kottmann born 1979 and lives in Bern. 2006 Master in computer science (University of Bern) and work as a software developer. 2015 Bachelor in Film Editing (Zurich University of the Arts). Since 2015 assistant post-production at Zurich University of the Arts and freelance editor. Dennis Stauffer born 1990 in Solothurn, Switzerland. Apprenticeship as electronics engineer. 2012 - 2016 Bachelor of Arts in Film at Zurich University of the Arts. Works as freelance photographer and cinematographer.

FESTIVALS & AWARDS

CONTACT

Zurich University of the Arts
Filippo Bonacci
+41 43 446 32 82
filippo.bonacci@zhdk.ch