The Scam, partner of Cinéma du réel will screen a selection of the 34th edition awarded films on Wednesday, April 4th.
Wednesday, April 4th - 2.00pm
Awarded films rerun at the Scam
5 avenue Velasquez - Paris 08
Métro Villiers ou Monceau
- Dusty Night, Ali Hazara (20' VOSTF)
Short Film Award
In car headlights or the glow of a petrol pump, Kabul’s night-time road-sweepers shift heavy dust down an avenue – a Sisyphean job that says much about the state of the country.
- La Cause et l'Usage, Dorine Brun, Julien Meunier (52' VOF)
A democratic state through the prism of an exception: the billionaire and outgoing mayor for Corbeil-Essonnes, Serge Dassault, declared ineligible, sets off to campaign for “his” candidate.
- Five Broken Cameras, Emad Burnat, Guy Davidi (90' VOSTF)
Louis Marcorelles Award
In Bil’in village in the West Bank, where the “wall of separation” rises up, Emad has never stopped filming since the birth of his youngest son. His five video cameras, which break down one after the other, record the chronicle of a territory in ferment.
- The Vanishing Spring Light, Xun Yu (112' VOSTF)
Joris Ivens Award
In a Sichuan town, in an old district soon to be demolished, Madame Jiang lives with some of her family, who have transformed her house into a mah-jong parlour. As she lies on her deathbed, family conflicts escalate.
- Earth, Victor Asliuk (33' VOSTF)
International Scam Award
In a thawed-out forest, a group of youngsters are digging the earth. In what were formerly muddy trenches, lies a whole contingent, revealed bone by bone under their eyes – lowered out of respect or disgust.
- Autrement la Molussie, Nicolas Rey (16mm 81' VOSTF)
Cinéma du réel Grand Price
“We don’t elect people we like, but like those we elect.” Presented in random sequence, nine visions of a country imagined by Günther Anders in his 1930's antifascist novel.
Tuesday, April 2nd :
- Special screening, 8.00pm, MK2
Jaurès, Vincent Dieutre.
- 20th anniversary of the Acid, 10.00pm, MK2
Demain et encore demain, Journal 1995, Dominique Cabrera.
The festival Cinéma du réel team