Posts Tagged: France

MENINAS FORMICIDA

Type:  Short / Drama

Director:  João Paulo Miranda Maria

Country:  France / Brazil

Runtime:  00:12:00

Production Year:  2017

Production Budget:  --

Synopsis:
In a small Brazilian town, a teenage girl works everyday in a eucalyptus forest where she chases ants away with pesticides. Yet, her inner struggle turns out to be the real fight.

ARTHUR RAMBO

Type:  Short / Drama

Director:  Guillaume Levil

Country:  France

Runtime:  00:18:00

Production Year:  2018

Production Budget:  --

Synopsis:
Alain is a boy from the Reunion Island. To earn a few cents, he performs the poems of Arthur Rimbaud to the drivers at the traffic light. One day, Alain is invited to the birthday of Guillaume, who lives in the upper district.

JENNA

BEST SHORT 2019

Type:  Short / Drama

Director:  Christian Monnier

Country:  France

Runtime:  00:25:00

Production Year:  2017

Production Budget:  76.000 EUR

Synopsis:

After a twelve-year absence, Jenna, a transgender woman, returns to her family home on Saint Pierre and Miquelon islands for her sister’s funeral. This occasion will allow Jenna to see Armelle, her childhood friend, again, as well as her parents, Manu and Florence. But the reunion doesn’t go quite the way she could have wished.

ARTHUR RAMBO

Type:  Short / Drama
Director:  Guillaume Levil
Country:  France
Runtime:  18 minutes
Production Year:  2018
Production Budget:  --

Synopsis:
Alain is a little boy from the Reunion Island born on the wrong side of the tracks. To earn a few pennies, he recites Arthur Rimbaud’s poems to drivers stuck at the red light.
One day, Alain is invited to Guillaume's birthday who lives uptown.

LOST ONES (LES EGARÉS)

Type:  Short / Drama
Director:  Maria Castillejo Carmen, Maëlle Grand Bossi, Elisabeth Silveiro
Country:  France
Runtime:  13 minutes
Production Year:  2018
Production Budget:  20,000 EUR

Synopsis:
A supermarket at the end of the day. While a few customers are finishing their groceries, a hooded intruder breaks into the store.
Un supermarché en fin de journée. Alors que de rares clients font leurs dernières courses et que le personnel commence à ranger les rayons et les caisses, un intrus cagoulé fait irruption dans le magasin.

Après le vin (After the Wine)

Type:  Short

Director:  David Garnacho

Country:  France

Runtime: 17'

Production Year:  2016

Production Budget:  40,000 USD

Synopsis:

Escaping stars

Type:  Short / Experimental

Director:  Laëtitia Herbain

Country:  France

Runtime:  8'

Production Year:  2017

Production Budget:  2,000 EURO

Synopsis:

Escaping Stars‘, tells a story of a girl, whose world falls apart, sinks into madness and lost into herself into an imaginary world, when her lover left her.

Diquà ai monti (Where The Mountains Begin)

Type:  Short

Director:  Benoît Bouthors

Country:  France

Runtime:  25'

Production Year:  2017

Production Budget:  

Synopsis:

In the sweltering heat that is summer in Corsica, Horace, a young Corsican of 16, loses his dog. After he makes a few inquiries with his friends, their suspicions fall on a stranger man who lives just outside of town.