- Marc Fafard & Yves Maillard52'
In 1963, a pilot flew his small plane over northern Quebec. He saw dogsleds, tents and igloos, a people whose way of life had changed little over thousands of years. The pilot was Johnny May, an Inuit himself, the first of his people to take the controls of an airplane. Although he didn’t know it... Read more »
- Nadia El Fani75' & 56'
August 2010: Tunisia is in the middle of Ramadan under Ben Ali’s régime. Despite the weight of censorship, Nadia El Fani films a country which seems open to the principle of freedom of conscience and liberal in its relationship to Islam…Three months later, the Tunisian Revolution breaks out, Nadia is out in the field. While... Read more »
- Noelle Deschamps75'
This documentary is a “poetic journey” to the four corners of the planet, through the imaginations of several writers and directors from all over the world, such as Frank Pierson, Jacques Audiard, Pan Nalin, James Gray, Guillermo Arriaga, Maïwenn and Michel Gondry. By entering their world, through the images of their films and personal interviews... Read more »
- Olivier Joyard52'
It’s the sweetest addiction there is today. The most exciting of all. The addiction to television series. How do these labyrinths of fiction grow on us and give us pleasure ? What gaps are they filling in our lives and the culture ? This is what Series Addicts is all about.We are going to explore... Read more »
- Laurent Orluc52
The human remains discovered on Flores Island in Indonesia in 2004 are those of a never before seen human species. Barely the size of a child today, these humans lived on the island just a few thousand years ago. Scientists have named the new cousin “Homo floresiensis,” the Flores Man. Discovering a new human species... Read more »
- Béatrice Limare52'
The strawberry that makes the fortunes of one part of Andalusia is the one we usually find in our markets and our supermarkets from February onwards. Our taste buds are often disappointed, but the distributors couldn’t care less: out-of-season strawberries sell. Director Béatrice Limare gets both sides of the story. For the first camp, the... Read more »
- Georges Gachot82 min
In his captivating film, Georges Gachot invites us to enter the universe of Maria Bethania, the famous Brazilian singer. Narrated by Bethania herself, the film not only gives us an insight into the intimate sphere of Maria Bethania’s creative process, but focuses on the history of Brazilian music. First a muse of the so-called counter... Read more »
- Michaël Gaumnitz52
A discreet, dream, loner, Odilon Redon (1840-1916) spent much of his life watching drifting clouds in the sky, hiking country paths, and cultivating simple pleasures. Stubbornly refusing to join any group or school of painters, he remained fascinated by his inner world, an act of rebellion against the prevailing trend towards realism. The more his... Read more »