Found «borderline» in field «title» of 2 records


Director: Dustin Rees

Country: Switzerland

Year: 2011

Credits: Music: Phil McCammon

Format: 35 mm, colour, international, 6 min


Animated film.

«A border guard tries to take his own life, but not all barriers can be crossed.»

ISAN: 0000-0002-FBE3-0000-7-0000-0000-G

Bibliography: Thomas Hunziker: «Schweizer Filmschaffen 2010/2011», in: Begrenzungen (= Cinema, n. 57), Schüren Verlag, Marburg 2012, p. 221

Borderline •••

Director: Kenneth Macpherson

Production: Pool Film, Territet


  • United Kingdom
  • Switzerland

Year: 1930


  • Paul Robeson (Pete Varond, a negro)
  • Eslanda Robeson (Adah, a negro woman)
  • Helga Doorn [Hilda Doolittle] (Astrid)
  • Gavin Arthur (Thorne, Astrid's husband)
  • Charlotte Arthur (the barmaid)
  • Eldon Grant [Eldon Gorst] (Gerald Oliphant)
  • Blanche Lewin (the old lady)


  • Script: Kenneth Macpherson, Hilda Doolittle
  • Photography: Kenneth Macpherson
  • Editing: Kenneth Macpherson

Format: 35 mm (1.33), bw, silent with EN intertitles, 63 min

Preservation master: Cinémathèque suisse, Lausanne

Description: Fiction.

Theasurus (French): VD


  • Revue historique vaudoise, 1996 (= «Limite non-frontière: aspects du cinéma dans le canton de Vaud»), p. 236
  • Roland Cosandey: «Autour de Borderline», Les Cahiers de la Cinémathèque (Perpignan), n. 49, 1988, p. 51–65


  • Cinémathèque suisse, Lausanne
  • George Eastman House, Rochester NY

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