Suspended by the night

// Suspended by the night

Eva Tourrent // France // 2014
// 24 min // Couleur // HD

There is a cable suspended between the machine and the void, between the snow-groomer and the slope, between Guillaume an his thoughts. Every winter night, Guillaume crosses the ski-runs and the mountain to repack the snow. Alone in his cabin, he is at one with his machine in balance composed of ceaselessly repeated comings and goings...       Sélections: An...

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The Night and the Kid

// The Night and the Kid

David Yon // France // 2015
// 60 min // Couleur // HD

In the Atlas steppe highlands. After the wars, on a land where threat still echoes, a young man, Lamine, and a kid wander in the night. From place to place, the past resurfaces from the shadows, through Lamine’s stories and the singular rituals he reenacts, all along the re-flowering ruins. Read more:  David Yon's filming diary     In coproduction with Haut les mains...

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Sons of Barents

// Sons of Barents

David Kremer // France // 2014
// 75 et 52 min // Couleur // HD

Barents Sea, beyond the Arctic Circle. During endless summer days, a ship relentlessly crisscrosses the shoals. Caught up in an industrial pace, and exposed to the dangers of deep-sea fishing, about thirty men work flat out for a few tons of fish. Fishing season after fishing season, what brings these men back to this risky life? How do they keep up, together?  In coproduction with...

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BRICKS

// BRICKS

Quentin Ravelli // France // En production
// 90 min // Couleur // HD

In Spanish,  ladrillo  means bricks. It used to mean boom, construction, production, speculation. Today,  ladrillo means crisis: disused clay pits, factories that are closed half of the year, ghost-towns, subprime mortgagers facing eviction.  Bricks  shows how the life of a simple commodity can be the mirror of a global crisis, and tells the story of people who come up with individual...

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My death doesn't belong to me

// My death doesn't belong to me

Charles O'Gust Kutu // France // 2014
// 52 min // Couleur // HD

In Burkina Faso, where many religions coexist and interconfessional marriage is quite common, funerals are often disputed. Charles-Auguste remembers the quarrels over his father's burial and comes to imagine what would his own funeral look like.Muslims, Christians and Animists successively explain what ceremonial they will have in store for him when his time comes. But Charles-Auguste is a...

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The Other Side of Everything

// The Other Side of Everything

Mila Turajlic // France // En développement
// 75 min // Couleur // HD

Ten years following Serbia’s democratic revolution, a look through the keyhole of a locked door in an apartment in Belgrade combines a family memoir with the portrait of a country in turmoil, to reveal a disillusioned revolutionary and her struggle with the ghosts haunting Serbia’s past and present. In coproduction with Dribbling Pictures   (Serbia) , HBO Balkans and  Arte WDR...

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Kelly

// Kelly

Stéphanie Régnier // France // 2013
// 65 min // Couleur // HD

At a glance, Europe seems a vague entity. It remains unobtainable for Kelly, who looks upon it with rage. On camera, she replays her destiny: her sensible life in Peru, her clandestine life in French Guiana, her family, her love, her coping... Kelly is suspended between three continents, three languages, and three worlds. Her life plays out on a global scale and the time of the film...

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Latin Street Revolucion

// Latin Street Revolucion

Cécile Quiroz et Romain Dutter // France // 2013
// Blog et 52 min // HD Couleur // 1,85:1

To promote cultural identity - this is what Charquipunk, Grover, Cynthia, and the others seek to do, using tools from urban circles: graffiti, street art, hip hop dance, rap. In the company of these artists who make of their roots a source of strength, we are plunged into the heart of the barrios' of Latin America. « Latin Street Revolucion » will be an opportunity to become immersed in...

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The adventure is a secret

// The adventure is a secret

Pierre Linguanotto // France // 2013
// 55 & 67 min // Couleur // 1,85:1

A demonstration, a banner. A silhouette seen from behind crosses a white line and directs the movements of the demonstrators. Fodé turns, shows his face and looks at us smiling: choosing when to hide and when to be seen can be decisive in the course of a life. Mamadou, Fodé and Magasa evoke with calm and lucidity their passage from the clandestine life to the affirmation of their...

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Destination Johannesburg

// Destination Johannesburg

Laure Poinsot // France // 2010
// Couleur // 1,85:1

Sprawling, diverse, Johannesburg is not a city that can easily be tamed, with its endless distances, its social and economic clashes, its reputation for crime. Formerly the ultimate city of colonialism and of apartheid, Johannesburg is now a city of unprecedented social, economic, and urban issues that the Rainbow Nation must face. Fifteen years after the fall of apartheid, the ancient...

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News

Suspended by the night will be screening for the first time in France during the General States of Documentary Film of Lussas ! August the 21th on Tënk selection.

The night and the kid by David Yon will be screening in august the 21th at General States of Documentary Film of Lussas during an workshop around the documentary fable with the movies Loves and Metamorphosis by Yanira Yariv and Arabians nights by Miguel Gomes.

Suspended by the night by Eva Tourrent, new Survivance production, on international shorts movies competition at Visions of Reality in Nyon ! Screening in april the 22 and 23th.

Sons of Barents by David Kremer will be screening in 'Fresh Eye' section in april the 17 and 18th !


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