Brought to you by the Swiss Club of Victoria events Committee.
Let’s watch together. The series consists of 6 episodes in Swiss German, with a mixture of French.
Fri, 4 Sep, Sat, 5 Sep, Fri 11 Sep, Sat, 12 Sep, Fri 18 Sep and Sat, 19 Sep.
Where: Online via zoom https://zoom.us/j/94688351424?pwd=M0pzeW1SdExraEk3QkR2SFRSOGthUT09
Meeting ID: 946 8835 1424
«Helvetica» is an exciting Swiss espionage thriller series. The new president of Switzerland is struggling to free a group of hostages being held in Yemen. She is prepared to do anything to achieve that goal. For even in the most placid country in the world, shady dealings are hatched behind closed doors and political ambitions feed on violence. That is, until Tina, a cleaning lady at the Federal Palace, throws a monkey wrench into the intricate gears of that political machine. Tina, a woman without a story, who cleans the offices of the mighty as a cleaner in the parliament building. Her everyday life changes when a friend of her father shows up at her house and forces her to get secret information from the Federal Parliament. To protect her family, Tina agrees to infiltrate the center of political power in Switzerland. Ursina Lardi as the new President of Switzerland, Roland Vouilloz as the anti-terrorist police officer and Flonja Kodheli as Tina the cleaning lady, shine in leading roles.Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_hwMjC-jFPg
Kindly note, you need a good internet speed, ideally joining us on a desktop or laptop. If your wifi or mobile phone subscription is good, it should work as well.Members have an opportunity to chat before and after the showing of each episode. We ask members to be on mute during the presentation.Spots are limited, first in best dressed.We look forward to your participation.