2018 / Official Selection
Evangelia Kranioti

Obscuro Barroco

France, Grèce / 2018 / 59'

A film about the dizzying heights of gender and metamorphosis and also, a film tribute to
a land of extremes, the city of Rio de Janeiro. Following the journey of the iconic transexual
figure Luana Muniz (1961-2017), the film explores various quests for the self through crossdressing, carnival and political struggle. It questions the wish to transform the intimate and social body.

Director

Evangelia Kranioti

Official Selection

Synopsis

Muriel Montini, whose beautiful Adieu Mon Général was shown here in competition (FID2009), is used to literary adaptations (King Lear, a while ago), which she tackles in her own, lively...

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Official Selection 2019
10.07.2019 - 14:00
Variétés 1
11.07.2019 - 12:15
Variétés 5
12.07.2019 - 10:00
Variétés 2
Synopsis

Remember the final scene of Go Toto! (FID 2017)? Madelene disappears, setting o to join the boar piglet she rescued and raised in her house in Vattetot. She makes a surreptitious...

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Official Selection 2019
Synopsis

Almost all of public space is under surveillance: this is now a firmly established commonplace. The eyes of technique are constantly and undiscriminately recording landscapes and unfolding action....

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Official Selection 2019
Synopsis

Wrapped up warm in gorgeous medieval-like capes, two young women are walking. Setting o on their pilgrimage for a very humble destination, they travel along narrow country roads, and converse while...

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Official Selection 2019
Synopsis

“Catarina is a quantum physics researcher. She studies the sound spaces hidden in the variations of light. By immersing herself in the images she distorts, Catarina discovers a new form of sound...

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Official Selection 2019
11.07.2019 - 16:30
Variétés 1
12.07.2019 - 12:30
La Baleine
13.07.2019 - 14:45
Variétés 5
Synopsis

Either written by John or painted by Giotto, the scene is famous. Two hands come close to Jesus’ body, but his voice stops Mary Magdalene’s gesture: “Don’t touch me”. Which means,...

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Official Selection 2019
10.07.2019 - 16:15
Variétés 1
11.07.2019 - 14:30
Variétés 5
12.07.2019 - 12:45
Théâtre de l’Œuvre
Synopsis

“It takes place in a corner, away from prying eyes, where dust ends up, in a corner of my o ce, on my lifeline, my sca old. Here the actors and props of my film give a performance: a...

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Official Selection 2019
Synopsis

It all starts like a fantasy tale: in a small boat floating along a tropical river, an old man is talking about a world that is in the grip of multinational corporations for good, and...

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Official Selection 2019
12.07.2019 - 21:15
Variétés 1
13.07.2019 - 13:15
La Baleine
14.07.2019 - 17:00
Variétés 5
Synopsis

Two film directors and a writer are in Portugal for an expedition through various images, moments from the history of Western allegorical representation. The writer is Jean-Louis Schefer,...

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Official Selection 2019
Synopsis

“Between documentary and fiction, the crude and the coded, contingency and devices, in short, between the raw and the cooked, there has always been a short-circuit, a striking short cut,...

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Official Selection 2019