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2021 Program
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Florence Pazzottu The title is that of a long poem by Jack Spicer, composed of short chapters, almost all of which are rendered here. Florence Pazzottu invites it in to the South Alpine village...

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Other gems 2021
20.07.2021 - 11:00
Variétés 3
22.07.2021 - 18:30
Variétés 3
23.07.2021 - 21:00
Vidéodrome 2
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Lucas Camargo How could we forget the razor-sharp writing of O pequeno mal (FID 2018), directed with Nicolas Thomé Zetune, which explored the secret shortcomings of a relationship. The same...

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Other gems 2021
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Djourha Abouda Going by the name of Djurjura, Djouhra Abouda started a musical career combining women’s voices with Kabyle cultural claims in the early 1970. She began working as a filmmaker...

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Other gems 2021
20.07.2021 - 20:50
Variétés 2
21.07.2021 - 14:00
Vidéodrome 2
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Idrissou Mora Kpaï The film delicately unfolds the sad picture of the city of Charleston through the bitter memories, broken dreams and dull anger of Joe Watson, a neighbourhood grocer. His shop...

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Other gems 2021
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blanc In a small town in northern Senegal, two brothers are at odds with each other. Tierno, an imam by trade, a friendly and moderate traditionalist, does not share the ideas of his older...

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Other gems 2021
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Aylin Kuryel "In 2016, hundreds of academics signed a petition in Turkey, asking the state to put an end to violence inflicted upon Kurdish people. Academics for Peace have been criminalized and...

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Other gems 2021
21.07.2021 - 21:00
Variétés 2
22.07.2021 - 16:00
La Baleine
25.07.2021 - 16:30
Variétés 2
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Grace Ndiritu Black Beauty: the first image seems to convey a literal meaning to the title, showing a black woman laying down naked. The woman is later seen shooting an 80s inspired ad for a...

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Other gems 2021
20.07.2021 - 18:30
Variétés 3
21.07.2021 - 11:00
La Baleine
23.07.2021 - 14:00
Variétés 3
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Serge Garcia What is a question? Why did author Padget Powell build his novel The Interrogative mood around them? How can this novel be adapted to the screen? What is a voice-over? How can...

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Other gems 2021
20.07.2021 - 20:30
Variétés 3
22.07.2021 - 10:00
Variétés 3
24.07.2021 - 20:30
Vidéodrome 2
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Alain Mazars The title says it all: the future articulated through the past. Filmed in 16mm, against the backdrop of ruins in brilliant light, a little mute boy and a little girl who doesn’t...

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Other gems 2021
21.07.2021 - 21:00
Variétés 3
23.07.2021 - 20:00
Variétés 2
24.07.2021 - 16:00
Vidéodrome 2
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Iván Argote Iván Argote conceptually links two cities to which he is personally tied: Bogotá, where he was born and raised, and Paris, where he trained as an artist and now lives. The artist...

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Other gems 2021
20.07.2021 - 20:50
Variétés 2
21.07.2021 - 14:00
Vidéodrome 2
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Clemente Castor A white drone moves through a corridor whose walls seem to be liquefying into a digital ooze. A metallic voice, perhaps that of the drone, questions the reality of what it sees....

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Other gems 2021
20.07.2021 - 11:00
Variétés 2
23.07.2021 - 16:00
La Baleine
24.07.2021 - 11:00
Variétés 2
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Guillaume Lillo In the cars that pick him up as he hitchhikes, the voice of a young man we’ll never – or hardly – see, describes in detail the depression that brought him to the medical...

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Other gems 2021
21.07.2021 - 12:15
Vidéodrome 2
22.07.2021 - 16:00
Variétés 3
25.07.2021 - 14:00
Variétés 3
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Eva Giolo Filmed in 16mm just after the lockdown, Flowers blooming in our throats is an intimate, poetic portrait of the fragile balances that govern everyday life in a domestic setting. The...

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Other gems 2021
21.07.2021 - 16:00
Variétés 2
22.07.2021 - 14:00
Variétés 3
24.07.2021 - 20:30
Variétés 3
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Christophe Bisson Le Sépulcre, in Caen. A former church converted into a centre for choreographic research, plunged into semi-darkness pierced by a few rays of raw light. On the ground, hundreds...

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Other gems 2021
21.07.2021 - 12:15
Vidéodrome 2
22.07.2021 - 16:00
Variétés 3
25.07.2021 - 14:00
Variétés 3
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Yotam Ben David A field at night. A man lying dead. Young boys staring at the corpse with eyes wide open, their torch glowing in the dusk. Night-time, a torch, a child’s eyes: such are Yotam...

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Other gems 2021
21.07.2021 - 16:30
Vidéodrome 2
24.07.2021 - 14:00
Vidéodrome 2
25.07.2021 - 18:00
La Baleine
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Anja Dornieden Juan David Gonzales Monroy Although aurochs, the ancestors of today’s cattle, died out in the 17th century, some people have tried to resurrect these legendary,...

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Other gems 2021
20.07.2021 - 18:30
Théâtre de l'Odéon
25.07.2021 - 11:00
Vidéodrome 2
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Stanislav Dorochenkov Dadaist poet, Russian and cosmopolitan artist, creator and publisher of some of the most beautiful books of the 20th century, Ilia Zdanevitch, aka Iliazd, is a little-known...

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Other gems 2021
20.07.2021 - 16:00
Variétés 2
21.07.2021 - 16:00
Variétés 3
25.07.2021 - 14:00
Vidéodrome 2
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Valérie Massadian Ire. Feminine noun: wrath, rage, fury, indignation. Ire is the protest of women against those who oppress, despise and kill. Their eyes, tightly framed, stare at the camera:...

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Other gems 2021
20.07.2021 - 20:30
Variétés 3
20.07.2021 - 20:50
Variétés 2
21.07.2021 - 14:00
Vidéodrome 2
22.07.2021 - 11:00
Théâtre de l'Odéon
23.07.2021 - 16:30
Théâtre de l'Odéon
24.07.2021 - 11:00
Variétés 2
24.07.2021 - 16:00
Variétés 3
24.07.2021 - 20:30
Vidéodrome 2
25.07.2021 - 10:30
Théâtre de l'Odéon
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Sara Klingemann To celebrate its 80th anniversary, the Saumery psychiatric clinic is organising a conference on the theme of “traumatic intelligence”. “ While preparing for the party,...

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Other gems 2021
21.07.2021 - 16:30
Vidéodrome 2
24.07.2021 - 14:00
Vidéodrome 2
25.07.2021 - 18:00
La Baleine
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Christophe Clavert After Little President (FID 2020), Christophe Clavert delves deeper into the topic of the oppressed and the pleasures of dialectics. First picture, on location: after he...

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Other gems 2021
21.07.2021 - 21:00
Variétés 2
22.07.2021 - 16:00
La Baleine
25.07.2021 - 16:30
Variétés 2
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Maxime Martinot “One day, on the coasts of Morocco, some one hundred and fifty years ago, thousands of antelopes threw themselves into the sea.” Thus begins a two-page text from a...

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Other gems 2021
20.07.2021 - 11:00
La Baleine
22.07.2021 - 14:00
La Baleine
25.07.2021 - 11:00
Variétés 1
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Marie Alberto Jeanjacques Freely adapted from a Virginia Woolf text, Marie Alberto Jeanjacques takes a leaf out of her book to declare, “there is a great uprising of the material.” Moreover,...

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Other gems 2021
20.07.2021 - 11:00
Variétés 3
22.07.2021 - 18:30
Variétés 3
23.07.2021 - 21:00
Vidéodrome 2
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Clarisse Hahn Los Desnudos is one of the three films that comprise the Our Body is a Weapon trilogy, which brings together individuals who refer to the body as a site for political and...

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2021
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Igor et Ivan Buharov Ayahuasca, radio waves, paranormal phenomena…Here are some of the ingredients of this new work filmed in 8mm by the Buharov brothers – an unfettered fantasy. In...

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Other gems 2021
23.07.2021 - 16:00
Vidéodrome 2
24.07.2021 - 10:30
La Baleine
21.07.2021 - 21:30
Variétés 1
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Oliver Hermanus To be a ‘moffie’ means to be weak, effeminate. In 1981, a young gay teenager, Nicolas, 16, is due to do his military service in the South African Defence Force on the Angolan...

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Other gems 2021
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Paloma Orlandini Castro “A uterus, two fallopian tubes, an ovary”. A table, a pair of black, latex gloves, a sexology manual and a black box. Like a porn researcher, Paloma Orlandini Castro...

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Other gems 2021
21.07.2021 - 12:15
Vidéodrome 2
22.07.2021 - 16:00
Variétés 3
25.07.2021 - 14:00
Variétés 3
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Barbara Wagner, Benjamin de Burca Two abodes: the 17th century mansion of a family belonging to the Irish aristocracy; the house of a Marseille merchant from the 19th century. Two abodes that...

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Other gems 2021
21.07.2021 - 14:00
Variétés 2
22.07.2021 - 22:30
Variétés 2
25.07.2021 - 11:00
Variétés 2
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Mercedes Gaviria A whistle. A cat that is watching. A bunch of flowers that are listening. A painting from which sounds may be guessed. That much is enough to make Otacustas a film both precious...

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Other gems 2021
20.07.2021 - 18:30
Variétés 3
21.07.2021 - 11:00
La Baleine
23.07.2021 - 14:00
Variétés 3
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Louise Deltrieux What with the climate crisis and the destruction of the environment, these are worrying times. Attempts at alternative lifestyles to counter this abound, as do theories about the...

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Other gems 2021
22.07.2021 - 17:10
Vidéodrome 2
23.07.2021 - 18:00
La Baleine
24.07.2021 - 16:00
Variétés 3
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Marie-Claude Treilhou “Simone Barbès is a character with no fear or reserve - she’s quirky and excessive. Her verve is in the same vein as characters from popular cinema like Arletty. Here,...

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Other gems 2021
20.07.2021 - 20:30
Variétés 3
22.07.2021 - 10:00
Variétés 3
24.07.2021 - 20:30
Vidéodrome 2
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Mohamed Zinet Commissioned by the City of Algiers to promote tourism, the result was considered disappointing and this unique film by actor Mohamed Zinet was left in a drawer. And yet it has all...

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Other gems 2021
23.07.2021 - 22:00
Centre de la Vieille Charité
25.07.2021 - 18:00
Variétés 3
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Edgardo Aragon Under a calcified tree, a young man is striking bones on stones to the rhythm of electro music blasting from a small speaker. Words on the screen enhance the images of the...

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Other gems 2021
21.07.2021 - 18:30
Vidéodrome 2
22.07.2021 - 18:30
Vidéodrome 2
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Diego Marcon Anyone who saw Monelle (FID2019) won’t have forgotten it. Genius peculiarto and filmmaker Diego Marcon : creative, explosive sketches, elementary and powerful devices designed to...

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Other gems 2021
21.07.2021 - 21:00
Variétés 3
23.07.2021 - 20:00
Variétés 2
24.07.2021 - 16:00
Vidéodrome 2
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Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese In a village in Lesotho, Mantoa, an 80-yearold woman, winds up her final ties to the world and begins to prepare carefully for her funeral. But when she learns that the...

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Other gems 2021
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Mili Pecherer “Once upon a time, 3000 years ago, a ram died on a mountain top. Just before, we’d had our last picnic.” This is how Mili Pecherer sums up her latest work, the manifest sequel...

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Other gems 2021
20.07.2021 - 11:00
La Baleine
22.07.2021 - 14:00
La Baleine
25.07.2021 - 11:00
Variétés 1
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Jorge Leon “February 2020, a man is giving his testimony. His words are being collected by an inspector, and unveil the implacable alienation which has been informing his lived experience...

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Other gems 2021
21.07.2021 - 21:00
Variétés 2
22.07.2021 - 16:00
La Baleine
25.07.2021 - 16:30
Variétés 2
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Adrian Paci The screen is filled with a pulsating red that, for just a few moments, is interrupted by the appearance of an eye. The almost paradoxical choice to address the drama of...

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Other gems 2021