• Harald Naegeli - The Zurich Sprayer

    Harald Naegeli - The Zurich Sprayer



  • Harald Naegeli - The Zurich Sprayer

    Harald Naegeli - The Zurich Sprayer



  • Harald Naegeli - The Zurich Sprayer

    Harald Naegeli - The Zurich Sprayer



Harald Naegeli - The Zurich Sprayer

a film by Nathalie David

Harald Naegeli - The Zurich Sprayer

Switzerland, Germany | 2021 | 97:00 min

Original Title:
DER SPRAYER VON ZÜRICH – HARALD NAEGELI

Content Categories

Documentary
Synopsis
Harald Naegeli, born 1939 in Zürich, is the Zurich Sprayer. Switzerland issued an international arrest warrant against the graffiti artist. In 1982, he ran away to Germany and received support from Joseph Beuys, before spending 6 months in prison. 2020, back in Zurich, he sprays more than 50 Dance of Death graffiti during the Covid-19 lockdown in Zürich. Naegeli ist now 82 years old and has terminal cancer. This film is an hommage to a great utopian.

With: Harald Naegeli, Benjamin von Blomberg, Christoph Doswald, Regine Helbling, Markus Kägi, Corine Mauch, Pfarrer Christoph Sigrist, Susanne Stamm, Hans Martin Ulbrich, Mirjam Varadinis
Festivals/Awards
2021
Zurich Film Festival
FFHH Hamburg
38 Kasseler Dokumentar Fest
2022
Filmfestival KINO - Mostra de Cinema de Expressão Alemã
CIADFF – Chiayi City International Art Documentary Film Festival, Taiwan
nominated German Documentary Award
Cast and Crew
  • Director Nathalie David (PITCHOUN PRODUCTION)
  • Producer Peter Spoerri, Nathalie David (PITCHOUN PRODUCTION)
  • Editor Nathalie David (PITCHOUN PRODUCTION)
  • Score Andrina Bollinger
  • Other Sophie Hunger (music: Die Ballade vom Sprayer)
Original Languages

German

Swiss german

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