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Mad Heidi - The first Swissploitation film.

These filmakers are looking for funding for the first "Swissploitation" film.

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Itís all been there: Blaxploitation, Mexploitation, Sexploitation, Nunsploitation, Naziploitation. We think itís about time for the first Swissploitation film!

Let's take famous Swiss mountain girl Heidi, cheese and the beautiful alps and combine them with Nazi gold, chocolate and Swiss Army Knives. Add a few gallons of blood and lots of fun. Thatís MAD HEIDI!

The Heidi story moved the hearts of whole generations around the world. But meanwhile Heidi has grown up, just like us. She ainít no sweet little kid anymore.

In the near future the world is sinking into war and chaos, but Switzerland has sealed itself off as an island of the rich. An egocentric heir of a multi-billionaire cheese empire is ruling the country with an iron fist to maintain an artificial postcard-image of Switzerland. When Heidi is abducted by the brutal government troops, she must fight back against the cheese-fueled machinery of hate. They will soon realize they just ed with the wrong Heidi!
Who's up to support this? I'm tempted but beware, the trailer is very graphic and violent.

https://madheidi.com/
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Re: Mad Heidi - The first Swissploitation film.

Be Swiss or be dead? Ha ha ha ha

It is pretty violent. But campy. But really violent.
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Old 28.09.2018, 10:05
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Re: Mad Heidi - The first Swissploitation film.

This is just fantastic. A cult Heidi movie!
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Old 28.09.2018, 10:35
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Re: Mad Heidi - The first Swissploitation film.

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the trailer is very graphic and violent.
What sort of place do you work at that this is considered graphic and violent?

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Old 28.09.2018, 10:36
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Re: Mad Heidi - The first Swissploitation film.

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really violent.
Stabbing someone with a Toblerone is violent?

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Old 28.09.2018, 10:41
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Re: Mad Heidi - The first Swissploitation film.

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Stabbing someone with a Toblerone is violent?

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Ah now.. in fairness, a large Toblerone would knock out your teeth quicker than a punch would.
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Old 28.09.2018, 10:42
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Re: Mad Heidi - The first Swissploitation film.

couldn't see a video on the website, but the youtube trailer is pretty violent

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Old 28.09.2018, 10:43
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Re: Mad Heidi - The first Swissploitation film.

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using crap american chocolate could be considered torture
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Re: Mad Heidi - The first Swissploitation film.

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couldn't see a video on the website, but the youtube trailer is pretty violent
Wow, you lot are a bunch of wussies!

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Old 28.09.2018, 10:47
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Re: Mad Heidi - The first Swissploitation film.

I posted this before it was cool:
https://www.englishforum.ch/daily-li...ion-movie.html




They had to rename it as Heidiland was copyright protected...
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Re: Mad Heidi - The first Swissploitation film.

"Fondue-boarding"
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Old 28.09.2018, 11:17
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Re: Mad Heidi - The first Swissploitation film.

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I posted this before it was cool:
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They had to rename it as Heidiland was copyright protected...
I did actually search for "Mad Heidi" but your post didn't come up.
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Old 28.09.2018, 11:39
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Re: Mad Heidi - The first Swissploitation film.

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What sort of place do you work at that this is considered graphic and violent?

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Well, a guy getting a hole blown through his head, then Heidi slicing someone in half or plucking their eye out with a Swiss army knife is pretty graphic, whether it bothers you or not is entirely up to you.
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Re: Mad Heidi - The first Swissploitation film.

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plucking their eye out with a Swiss army knife
what tool would you use for that?
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what tool would you use for that?
My preference



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Re: Mad Heidi - The first Swissploitation film.

Cheesy.
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Re: Mad Heidi - The first Swissploitation film.

I particularly look forward to reading the comments on this when 20 Minuten discovers it.
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Old 28.09.2018, 12:48
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Re: Mad Heidi - The first Swissploitation film.

I heard it was based on a true story and the characters depicted do represent some people in real life.

Is that true Urs Max?
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Re: Mad Heidi - The first Swissploitation film.

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I posted this before it was cool:
https://www.englishforum.ch/daily-li...ion-movie.html




They had to rename it as Heidiland was copyright protected...


you got that from my fb thru swissotter though.


(you unoriginal basteward)
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Is that true Urs Max?
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