2007 Germany - Documentary for ARTE Television

Director: Beatrix Schwemm
Audio: Pascal Capitolin
Format: STEREO
Running Time: 48:27
Production: ARTE


"I am socialist deputy at the Grand Conseil Vaudois. I come from a large Protestant family, with a number of pastors including my mother's side. But I did not confirm my baptism. I stayed atheist and agnostic for decades. It was while meeting the woman who would become my wife that the question of my conversion to Islam arose. It was a condition of our union and I did it very willingly. Going to meet Islam, victim of prejudices and often seen as the spirit of evil, I liked.