Anna Wälli
Anna Wälli studied Slavik studies and Eastern European history and works as a research assistant at the Swiss National Museum.
Poster featuring Fip and Fop, created by commercial artist Hans Tomamichel.

12. July 2018

20th / 21st century | Education | Society | Culture | Economy | Article | Featured

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At the cinema thanks to the Fip-Fop Club

Today it is just a memory, but from the 1930s to the 1950s the Fip-Fop Club sparked a small revolution: Thanks to its mobile cinemas, children under 15 years of age were able to visit film screenings in their municipalities.

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A Globi club.

11. July 2018

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The Globi Club

Globi starts out as an advertising character. In the midst of the economic crisis of the 1930s, he’s intended to boost morale. Children quickly take the jaunty bird into their hearts and set up their own Globi clubs.

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