Jean-Daniel Bloesch – Producer-Director
Swiss filmmaker Jean-Daniel Bloesch was born in Zurich. He graduated from the 'Institut des Hautes Etudes Cinématographiques' (IDHEC) in Paris in 1969. He has been producing and directing documentaries since the sixties. He also has been a producer and director at the Swiss Broadcasting Corporation for many years. In 1985 his feature-length film DANCE OF TEARS – about the Khmer Classical Dance Troup in Wheaton, MD – won a Golden Gate Award (Best Network Documentary Feature) at the San Francisco International Film Festival.
Today Jean-Daniel Bloesch lives in Hagerstown, MD and works as an independent producer and media consultant.
He is currently working on the post-production of A DRAGSTER'S DREAM, a one-hour documentary about the Mason Dixon Dragway in Boonsboro, Maryland.