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Le miracle suisse

( Season 1 )
The programme that (finally) explains the ins and outs of Swiss well-being, and offers the keys to understanding that renowned "Swiss attitude. A fun guide to Homo Helveticus, using archive footage from years past and recent times, all in a light-hearted, sunny mood with plenty of laughter thrown in.

Presented by: Martina Chyba.

Episodes

Episode
3
La mode
Fashion

From comfortable practical Swiss fashion to dress codes, cult brands to the popular look cultivated by politicians, from miniskirts to hippies and from tattooed rockers to over-the-top 1980s glam. Plus a look at Stanislas Wawrinka's shorts and a fashion parade in the midst of a military exercise.

Presented by: Martina Chyba.
Episode
4
La nature
Nature

We go from mountains to picnics, camping to hiking, from protecting the environment to the ban on picking flowers, plus a who's-who of Swiss ecologists. We also watch the militant activist Franz Weber being arrested and have fun with what was being said about the climate sixty years ago.

Presented by: Martina Chyba.
Episode
8
L'argent
Money

We go from the banking secrecy to salary secrecy, from piggy banks to the release of new banknotes. We discover the poverty of Switzerland in the sixties and that of the Bahnhofstrasse in Zurich, we smile with a parodic song about banks, we find a former hippie forty years later.

Presenter: Martina Chyba.