Winter Nomads

French Title: Hiver Nomade
Genre: Documentary
Director: Manuel von Stürler
Cast: Pascal Eguisier, Carole Noblanc
Length: 98 min
Country: Switzerland
Release: Feb. 2013 – NY Premiere
Select Awards: European Film Awards – Best Documentary ; Namur FIFF Best Photography (& 5 nominations)

There’s snow on the ground, and shepherds Carole and Pascal are heading through French-speaking Switzerland with three donkeys, four dogs, and
800 sheep for the seasonal migration known as “transhumance.”Their trip and this occasion form the true story of nature, culture, society, and humanity.