International competition

Program 2019
Synopsis

Bab Sebta (FIDLab 2018) is the Arabic name of Ceuta, a Spanish enclave in Morocco, opposite Spain. Literally, it means “the door of Ceuta”. When you go through that door, you enter Europe....

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Sélection officielle 2019
13.07.2019 - 15:30
MuCEM
14.07.2019 - 19:30
Variétés 5
15.06.2019 - 10:30
MuCEM
Synopsis

After Hunters since the beginning of time (FID 2008), Carlos Casas confirms his attraction to the edges of the world, and his distaste for contemporary crowds and their bustle. He prefers to film the...

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Sélection officielle 2019
Synopsis

The sun is blazing, so much so the landscape has been shaped by it: aridity all around. In this characteristic setting of the South of Italy, the film takes place in the late 19th century. In the...

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2019
13.07.2019 - 17:30
MuCEM
14.07.2019 - 22:00
Variétés 5
15.07.2019 - 14:15
Variétés 1
Synopsis

In the opening sequence, a girl reads the director’s Tarot cards that will name the subject of his film: “your relationship with time”. But what else? There are only two pitfalls to guard...

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2019
12.07.2019 - 10:00
La Baleine
14.07.2019 - 15:15
MuCEM
15.07.2019 - 16:15
MuCEM
Synopsis

After the babbling of a flock of children in Loubia Hamra (FID2013), after the multilingualism (including a reversed language) of the various troops which appear restless in Le Fort des Fous (FIDLab...

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2019
Synopsis

Whoever knows the singular work by the great filmmaker Ignacio Agüerro, or even just his last film, Como me da la Gana 2 (International Grand Prix at FID2017), will not be surprised at all to hear...

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2019
Synopsis

For four years, armed with her DV camera, N. filmed the sea along the Corniche Beirut. During this time, T. recorded soundscapes along the shores of seas, oceans and lakes all over the world. These...

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2019
13.07.2019 - 14:00
MuCEM
14.07.2019 - 20:15
Théâtre de l’Œuvre
15.07.2019 - 13:15
Variétés 2
Synopsis

Without any indication of place or time, city and countryside alternate until a shot shows their limit, a perfect line drawn as if to schematise the world. Teenage bodies move and walk around in time...

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2019
Synopsis

Leonor Noivo is a film director and Patrícia Guerreiro an actress. To make a film about the secret they share - the basis of their friendship - together they decide to create the character of Marta....

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2019
Synopsis

Four years following the release of his first feature-length film, El Complexo del Dinero (Le Complexe de l’argent), Juan Rodrigáñez gathers the same group of actors-artists-performers, this time...

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2019
12.07.2019 - 14:45
La Baleine
14.07.2019 - 17:30
MuCEM
15.06.2019 - 12:30
MuCEM
Synopsis

A whole film built around a single word: “Tamaran!” The first time we hear it is when Hinako’s father fulminates on the phone against a typhoon: “Tamaran!”, “unbearable!”. The word...

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2019
10.07.2019 - 18:00
MuCEM
11.07.2019 - 19:00
Variétés 1
12.07.2019 - 21:30
Variétés 2
Synopsis

The title designates the heart of this film – a whale bone box tied with fishing net and found washed up on the shore. Is it an enigmatic object containing a secret? A relic, a survivor from a...

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2019
11.07.2019 - 15:30
MuCEM
12.07.2019 - 21:45
Variétés 5
13.07.2019 - 12:15
Variétés 5
Synopsis

Here we are in Havana, immediately after the death of Fidel Castro and just at the moment when, in what would almost seem a joke, a United States embassy re- opens in Cuba. A time of change, a key...

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2019
Synopsis

As we know, dystopias are diversions that highlight our here and now. Without costly sets or special effects, the Fortaleza depicted here (a decisive choice) would be today’s if it weren’t for...

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Sélection officielle 2019
10.07.2019 - 16:00
MuCEM
11.07.2019 - 19:30
Variétés 5
12.07.2019 - 19:00
Variétés 2
Synopsis

Based on fourteen poems by Max Jacob put to music by Henri Sauguet and Robert Caby, Carte de visite is a particularly vibrant and faithful tribute to the overlooked great poet. Michel Zumpf makes...

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Sélection officielle 2019
12.07.2019 - 17:00
MuCEM
14.07.2019 - 11:00
Variétés 2
15.07.2019 - 10:00
Variétés 2
Synopsis

As an introduction, standing on a stony path, director Marwa Arsanios faces the camera and wonders: “What does it mean to belong to a place? What does it mean to “be here”? What does the word...

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Sélection officielle 2019