Dominik Locher

Dominik Locher

Switzerland

Biography

Storytelling has always played a central role in the life of Dominik Locher. He is the son of a construction worker and a disability care worker and grew up with his two sisters in the Swiss mountains. At the age of 17, he first went to Russia and later to the USA. Back in Zurich, he staged his first plays. 2013 saw the release of his first feature film, TEMPO GIRL. Ambition, uncertainty and longing for warmth play a central role in his works. His latest feature, GOLIATH (2017) has been selected for the Locarno FF.

Films Selection

  • Goliath - 2017
  • Tauchä - 2013
  • The Somnambulist - 2013
  • Tempo Girl - 2013