In French with English subtitles.
Program selected in collaboration with Unifrance and with the help of Stéphanie Vasseur in Paris.
Directors: Various artists
Followed by Q&A with actor/director Olivier Rosemberg.
Saturday June 28
One screening only.
Preceded by a Petit Déjeuner (French Breakfast) at 10:00am with actor/director Olivier Rosemberg, in the lobby of the Crest Theatre.
Breakfast is FREE with Short Film Screening admission!
Pourquoi Je Fais Ça? (Why Did I Do That?) by Olivier Rosemberg, 2013 / prod Couz Films - 10’17”
Chloé comes home with a new scarf and bracelet. Her husband Fred wonders where she got them and, when he sees the same scarf in a store window, he’s convinced that his wife is having an affair with the salesman, who is wearing the same bracelet...
Zygomatiques by Stephen Cafiero, 2013 / prod Partizan Films - 18’55”
What would a society look like without humor? And what would happen if, in this austere society, a man began laughing?
Une Place (A Place) by Arnaud Aussibal, 2012 / prod Envie de Tempête Productions - 18’26”
Alice, a homeless girl sleeping in a tent, is awoken by menacing shadows, reminding her that there is no place for her in this world... Where can she go next?
Au Sol (Grounded) by Alexis Michalik, 2014 / prod Mon Voisin Productions - 18’55”
Stéphanie, a young flight attendant, goes out of her way to help Évelyne (a new mother who must urgently fly to London for her mother’s funeral) navigate the workings of the airport administration.
La Contre Allée (Back Alley) by Cécile Ducrocq, 2014 / prod Année Zéro - 28’50”
Suzanne has been a prostitute for 15 years. She has her turf, her regular johns, her freedom. One day, young African prostitutes who charge way less than Suzanne settle nearby. She feels threatened.
J’en Rêve Encore by Olivier Rosemberg, 2013 / prod Couz Films - 12’49”
Gilles Pessot is a forgotten actor who clings to his former popularity, trying to make ends meet. Jean-Claude is a doctor tired of the routine of his daily life. Their meeting plunges them deeper into their own realities.
Saturday, June 28 - 10:30am
One screening only.
Followed by a Q&A with actor/director Olivier Rosemberg.
Preceded by a Petit Déjeuner (French Breakfast) with actor/director Olivier Rosemberg.
10am in the lobby of the Crest Theatre.
FREE with Short Film Screening admission!