• A BURMESE STORY

    Alain Mazars
    87'

    Two parallel narratives. The first follows a present-day investigation by a group of Burmese through Mandalay, Maymo, Myaungmya, Twante, Syriam, Insein, Moulmein and Katha, where from 1922 to 1927 the most celebrated Western writer in Myanmar, George Orwell, worked as a policeman for the British Empire. The second narrative mirrors the first in the here... Read more »

  • PIEL MARCADA

    Christian Wyss, Franziska Engelhardt
    52'

    There is no war – nevertheless, Central America has the highest homicide rate in the world. Gangs known as the Maras terrorise the populace. The film embarks on a road trip to explore the phenomenon of violence in Guatemala, Honduras and in El Salvador, portraying the brutal realities on various levels: the source of the... Read more »

  • I’LL COME TO YOU WITH DEAF EYES

    Laetitia Carton
    105

    This film is a letter to my friend Vincent who died ten years ago. Vincent was Deaf. He introduced me to his language, his culture, his world. Through Vincent ‘s life, the film will examine the roots of the distress that plagues the Deaf, and also explore a rich and fascinating world, a people that... Read more »

  • L’AMOUR FOOD (THE NEW FOODIES)

    Olivier Joyard
    52'

    This is the story of a generation radically changing the notion we have of gastronomy – lighter, more fun, spicy and sometimes surprising. The story of a change in attitudes, sudden and radical, which made a practice still considered as bourgeois and stuffy, a glamorous and desirable movement, the forefront of a broader awareness of... Read more »

  • DONKEY TALES

    Jérôme-Cécil Auffret
    52' & 80'

    The film tells us the story of a humble and little known animal: the domestic donkey. This enquiry leads us to Egypt where the first donkeys where domesticated 5000 years ago. When the Romans took over, they discovered the immense qualities of this powerful animal and brought him with them in the conquest of the... Read more »

  • SARAJEVO, CHILDREN IN THE MIDST OF WAR

    Virginie Linhart
    52'

    Vanja, Adnan, Nadja, Niyaz or Sejla were between 2 and 13 years old when the war began in Sarajevo in 1992. Grievously injured, they were sent to France for treatment. They spent several years in which they recorded messages for their families trapped in the siege of Sarajevo. Twenty years later, they look at these... Read more »

  • EUROPE IN 8 BITS

    Javier Polo
    56' & 76'

    EUROPE IN 8 BITS is a documentary that explores the world of chip music, a new musical trend that is growing exponentially throughout Europe. The stars of this musical movement reveal to us how to reuse old videogames hardware like Nintendo’s GameBoy, NES, Atari ST, Amiga and the Commodore 64 to turn them into a... Read more »

  • THE IRRESISTIBLE RISE OF MOISE KATUMBI

    Thierry Michel
    83'

    The wealthy Congolese businessman, Moïse Katumbi, is not only governor of the African province of Katanga, rich in precious minerals, but is also president of the famous football team «Le Tout puissant Mazembe». The media, football, politics and business are the ingredients of the cocktail concocted by this new African messiah named Moïse. He is... Read more »

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