Rattrapage Jury 1er Films

  • Diego Marcon
  • 2017
    • Italy
  • 16 min

In Marcel Schwob’s short novel published in 1894, Monelle is a young prostitute who expresses herself in enigmatic aphorisms. She sells to children little lamps whose “flames wane, as if burdened by the dark rain”. They are perhaps Monelle’s sisters – later presented by Schwob in a series of sparkling...

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  • Paola Buontempo
  • 2018
    • Argentina
  • 18 min

In filming jockeys from the 2015 cohort at the La Plata school in Argentina during their training and up to their first professional race, Paola Buontempo has, in a way, given us the reverse shot of Los Animales, her short film screened at the 2012 Cinéma du Réel, where the frame...

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  • Edward Lawrenson
  • 2018
    • United Kingdom
    • Ireland
  • 29 min

Accompanying an architect who is intrigued by the presence of western-style buildings in Liberia, the filmmaker portrays the former mining town of Yekepa, in the north of the country. The company town has become a ghost town: the empty swimming pool and modernist buildings are the last vestiges of an...

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  • Shuruq Harb
  • 2018
    • Palestine
  • 12 min

Based on 1990s videos found on the Internet, Shuruq Harb imagines the stream of consciousness of a Palestinian teenager and her worries about friendship and romance in the political climate of the Oslo Accords. Between the loss of a friend, who was an activist in the First Intifada, and her...

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