Frozen stills

The big freeze: your pictures

When the temperature drops in Switzerland, it doesn't just get icy. Fantastic natural ice sculptures are created along lakesides.

Dazzling art

Festival lights up Geneva

Geneva is being shown off in a contemporary light thanks to art installations and projections alongside the traditional Christmas decorations.

Police carry a Greenpeace activist dressed as an orangutan, protesting damage to rainforests from production of palm oil, outside a Nestlé general meeting at Lausanne in 2010.
Wer träumt nicht manchmal davon, ganz anders zu leben als alle anderen - beispielsweise in einem Baumhaus?

A film journey

Dear old cinema

It's thanks to the accuracy and patience of skilled film technicians that the public at Locarno can still savour the magic of cinema in 16mm or 35mm.

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