Gutsy cinema that breaks new ground
FRANCE , Japan
| 82 minutes | 2016
Following up Une jeunesse allemande (2015), Jean-Gabriel Périot continues exploring history’s ghosts with this tribute to the victims of the bombing of Hiroshima. Akihiro is filming a documentary to mark the 70th anniversary of the bombing. He meets an enigmatic young woman who becomes his impromptu guide through Hiroshima and the paths of memory. With his cinematic alter ego, Périot delivers a sensitive account of the weight of forgetfulness and the reality of memory in a singular film perched between fiction and documentary.IN COMPETITION
Shot entirely in a Parisian apartment, this delectable comedy brings together a cast of characters each more zany than the last. One fine morning, Bruno, a...
FRANCE | 82 minutes | 2017
Desperately in need of cash, an Israeli father-to-be decides to bottle and sell “holy air” to religious tourists. In his second feature, Shady Srour...
ISRAEL | 82 minutes | 2017
Three Iranians on the loose in the French countryside. A low-key, poetically handled road movie in which the bonds of a fast friendship are formed. Before...
FRANCE , Switzerland | 82 minutes | 2017
Sign-up for our newsletter to get all the latest Festival news!