New Films

PLOT 35

a film by :Eric Caravaca

"Plot 35 is a place that was never mentioned in my family; it is where my elder sister, who died aged three, is buried. The sister about whom I was told nothing, or nearly nothing, and of whom my parents had oddly never kept a single photograph. It was to (...)

France

67min - DCP - Color - Documentary

Original language: French

 

 

AFTER THE WAR (DOPO LA GUERRA)

a film by :Annarita Zambrano

Bologna, 2002. The opposition to the Labor Law explodes in universities. The murder of a judge reopens old political wounds between Italy and France. Marco, a former left-wing activist, sentenced for murder and exiled in France for 20 years, thanks to the (...)

France - Italia - Belgium - Switzerland

92min - DCP - Scope - Color

Original language: Italian, French

A VIOLENT LIFE

a film by :Thierry de Peretti

Despite the death threat hanging on his head, Stéphane decides to return to Corsica to attend the funeral of his best friend and comrade in arms, Christophe, murdered the day before. It’s an opportunity for Stéphane to reminisce about the events that (...)

France

107min - DCP - 1.85 - Color

Original language: French

 

BLOODY MILK

a film by :Hubert Charuel

Pierre is a 30-year-old dairy farmer. His life revolves around the family farm he took over, his cows, his veterinarian sister and his parents. When the first cases of an epidemic disease break out in France, Pierre finds out one of his animals is (...)

France

90min - DCP - Color

Original language: French

 

The prince of nothingwood

a film by :Sonia Kronlund

About a hundred kilometers away from Kabul, Salim Shaheen, the most popular and prolific actor-director-producer in Afghanistan, comes to show some of his 110 films and to shoot the 111th in the process.
He has brought with him his (...)

France - Germany

Documentary

Original language: French, Dari

GLORIA FILMS / MADE IN GERMANY

THE WOUND

a film by :John Trengove

Xolani, a lonely factory worker, joins the men of his community in the mountains of the Eastern Cape to initiate a group of teenage boys into manhood. When a defiant initiate from the city discovers his best kept secret, Xolani's entire existence begins to (...)

South Africa - France - Germany - Austria

88min - DCP - Scope - Color - Drama

Original language: Xhosa

THE EMPTY BOX

a film by :Claudia Sainte-Luce

Due to his health condition, Toussaint, a 60 year old Haitian native, goes to live with Jazmin, his 30 year old daughter in Mexico City. Toussaint is a man who wasn’t able to take root in any of the places he lived. He was not a loving father and he is a (...)

France - Mexico

101min - DCP - 1.85 - Color

Original language: Spanish

CONSOLATION

a film by :Cyril Mennegun

The decision is made. Daniel goes off on the journey towards this woman, into the forgotten realm of his childhood, in order to seek the truth and — who knows? — (...)

France

80min - DCP - Scope - Color - Drama

Original language: French

 

BITTER MONEY

a film by :Wang Bing

In a fast growing city of East China, migrants have been arriving and living for a dream of a better life. But what they find there are little opportunities and poor living conditions that push people, even couples, into violent and oppressive relations. (...)

France - China - Hong Kong

152min - DCP - 1.85 - Color - Documentary

Original language: Mandarin

 

LATEST NEWS FROM THE COSMOS

a film by :Julie Bertuccelli

Despite being nearly 30, Hélène still looks like a teenager. She writes powerful, physical texts with a caustic humour. As she herself says, she was part of a “miscalibrated batch that doesn’t fit in anywhere”. A visionary author, the thinking (...)

France

85min - DCP - 1.85 - Color - Documentary

Original language: French

 

 

Festivals & Markets

FESTIVAL DE CANNES

From May 17th to May 28th
Un Certain Regard
AFTER THE WAR (DOPO LA GUERRA)
Special Screening
PLOT 35
Directors’ Fortnight
The prince of nothingwood
Critics’ Week
BLOODY MILKA VIOLENT LIFE