Offshore – Elmer And The Swiss Bank Secrecy

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    Offshore – Elmer And The Swiss Bank Secrecy

    Offshore - Elmer und das Bankgeheimnis

    Directed by

    Switzerland

    2016

    101 min

    • German

    Documentary

    While managers of Swiss banks in the USA ruefully apologise for their tax evasions practices and customer data is disclosed to the American authorities, Rudolf Elmer, former auditor at bank Julius Bär, is indicted for violating the Swiss banking secrecy law on the Cayman Islands. Rudolf Elmer: from insider to critic.

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    Credits

    Cinematography
    Carlotta Holy-Steinemann
    Editing
    Kathrin Plüss
    Music
    Christian Schlumpf
    Martin Skalsky
    Michael Duss
    Production
    DSCHOINT VENTSCHR FILMPRODUKTION AG
    Werner Swiss Schweizer

    Werner Swiss Schweizer

    Switzerland

    Born in 1955 in Lucerne. Studied sociology, public relations and European folk literature. Cofounder of the media cooperative Videoladen (1977) and the production company Dschoint Ventschr Filmproduktion AG. Graduate of the EAVE producers advanced training programme, 1990. Mainly active as author/director and producer of documentary films.