Long Feature

2015

Poetics of the Brain

by Nurith Aviv - 66 minutes
Childhood photos from Nurith Aviv’s family album evoke memories and reflections which lead her to encounters with researches in neuroscience.

A Young Patriot

by Du Haibin - 106 minutes
Torn between Communist propaganda and mass consumption trends as exemplified by the West, how do the teenagers and young adults of China - a generation that did not have their hopes raised by the fall of the Communist bloc or experience the events of Tiananmen Square - express their "love" for their country?

2013

2011

Kurdish Lover

by Clarisse Hahn - 98 minutes
The Kurdish lover is Oktay, a man of Kurdish origin with whom I share my life. We have been drifting through a devastated region brought to a standstill by war and economic misery. How do people manage to co-exist in this place? This is the (...)

Zahra’s mother tongue

by Fatima Sissani - 93 minutes
The Kabyls exist primarily through speech. Each gesture, each instant of their daily life flows into a verse, a metaphor, a proverb…After all, in the mountainous fortress that they’re patrons of, oratory prowess is the most prevalent activity. (...)

2009

Zanzibar Musical Club

by Philippe Gasnier , Patrice Nezan - 90 & 52 minutes
At sunset in the streets of the ancient old town, the musical clubs of Zanzibar buzz with the joyful sounds of Taarab, the music of Zanzibar, whose style reflects two millennia of cultural exchange and the island’s place at the crossroads of the spice route.

2003

Malabar Cadillac

by Philippe Gautier , Derrick Widmark - 83min
Diggi and Dileep, two childhood friends from Bombay, buy a second-hand Contessa, the Indian Cadillac of the eighties. Dileep has just returned hurriedly after having spent two years in the States and is having trouble fitting back into his home (...)

2002

Dream of a factory

by Luc Decaster - 98 minutes
The announcement that the Epéda factory in Mer, that employed them was going to shut down stupefied the factory workers, who even the previous month, were working over-time. Work stops gradually. Between the walls of the sick factory, time is now ticking for the individuals.