Chris Marker and Pierre Lhomme take viewers back in time with the French Documentary "Le Joli Mai". By incorporating multiple interviews from various Parisian citizens, this documentary delivers daily life in France during the 1960s to viewers in a way that unpacks unfiltered opinions and thoughts about the political and cultural state of France in the past.
Screening preceded by the short film Shakira, followed by a talk with its director and actress of the film Noémie Merlant. 1770. Marianne is a painter and has to paint the wedding portrait of Héloïse, a young woman who has just left the convent. Héloïse resists her destiny as a wife by refusing to pose.
During years of solitude in an Alsatian village following the end of a relationship, Frank Beauvais found solace in the screen by watching films obsessively. He then crafted an audiovisual diary by editing shots of the films he was devouring.
Followed by a Q&A with the director and the composer, winner of the 2021 César for best original soundtrack. Paris 2018. Jin, a young undocumented immigrant, is a VTC driver under the thumb of the Chinese mafia. One night, Naomi, a stripper and bewitching call girl, gets into his car.