An der Schwelle (WT) (On the Threshold)

Facts & Figures

  • Format: hybrid cinematic documentary
  • Directed by: Fanny Bräuning
  • Screenplay by: Fanny Bräuning
  • Production company: Fanny Bräuning Filmproduktion


A top-secret place somewhere in Switzerland: a refuge for women from different social backgrounds, old and young, alone and with children. All have left behind relationships fraught with violence. Ahead of them: an uncertain future. In the no-man’s-land between the end and the new beginning, they become visible as courageous heroines of change on the search for a transformed reality that is sustainable.