English title: “Endgame”.
2020 - released

"Fin de Partie, Bernard Challandes: un portrait" (”Endgame”) is a documentary project directed by Fisnik Maxhuni.

Description: After an international and successful career as a football manager, Bernard Challandes - from Neuchâtel, Switzerland - embarked at the age of 70 on a new perilous challenge : coach the Kosovo National Football Team, the youngest football national team in the world.
The film will follow his new mission as well as his personal life: the portrait of a man who constantly delays the ineluctable final whistle on his life and his career.

released on RTS (French Speaking region) on June 10th, 2020.
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Fisnik Maxhuni

Benoît Goncerut

Close Up (Genève)
Flavia Zanon &
Joëlle Bertossa
Radio Télévision Suisse (RTS)
Gaspard Lamunière &
Steven Artels
in coproduction with
Visceral Films (Fisnik Maxhuni & Benoît Goncerut

Kostas Makrinos
Nicolas Rabaeus
Jules Guarneri
Kilian Amendola
73 minutes
June 2020

The film project is also the recipient of the 2018 BCN Fonds Culturel award.

Visceral Films
Fisnik Maxhuni

Screenshots of the actual version (final).