Yearly Archives: 2017

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Entrelacs – by Nicolas Sarkissian

Quebec, Laurentides. Paul, a young French man, rents a lakeside cabin to Lisa, a woman in her 40s. He's not a regular tourist. Lisa is his biological mother and he's here to reconnect. Struck by this strong woman dealing with the loss of her husband, Paul makes up a false identity to win her and her two children over. Lisa hires him and Paul moves

Omar Shargawi

Omar Shargawi is a self-taught director and independent photographer. He was born in Copenhagen from a Danish mother and a Palestinian father. His first feature film, GO WITH PEACE JAMIL (2008), was rewarded by many international festivals. It received the VPRO Tiger Award at Rotterdam, the Church Award, the FIPRESCI prize at Göteborg, and the best director prize in Transylvania. MY FATHER FROM HAIFA (2009)

Zhang Tao

Zhang Tao ZHANG Tao is a Chinese director (People's Republic of China), screenwriter and actor. Born in the Shandong Province, the birthplace of Confucius, ZHANG Tao is the son of peasants. He first studied law while working as a civil servant. He quitted his career to depict, through cinema, modern China and its evolutions. He joined the prestigious Central Academy of Dramatic Art of Beijing,

A Gentle Night – by Qiu Yang

In a nameless Chinese city, a mother with her daughter missing, refuses to go gentle into that good night. Director : Qiu Yang Written by : Qiu Yang Length : 15 min Language : Wu Chinese Original title : Xiao cheng er yue Cast : LI Shuxian Producers : Yanling Education (China) – QIU Yang, LI Yi Co-producers : A Wild Grass Films (China) –

Last Laugh – by Zhang Tao

In a Shandong village, an old peasant woman falls. Immediately, her children  take advantage of it to declare her disabled, in order to sign up her in a nursing home. Waiting for a bed to be released, the old mother is brought to each of her children's home, no one willing to keep her. This chaotic journey keeps going on whilst both her health and her family ties

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