Experimentation. Transcendence. Rapture.
| 46 minutes | 2017
Contemporary dance, experimental cinema and a visceral sensory experience: here is the latest from one of France’s most enigmatic directors. A long-time Festival regular, Philippe Grandrieux is back with a project that’s even more challenging than usual. Co-produced by the Centre chorégraphique national de Montpellier, Unrest is the final part of a multidisciplinary trilogy (performances, films, installations) with the central theme of worry. The bodies of dancers Nathalie Remadi and Lilas Nagoya reconnects with the haunted aesthetic of La vie nouvelle in a frantic, sombre experience.
While Manivel appears to have changed his stripes, his sense of poetry remains untouched in this film that screened at the Venice Festival. After two works...
FRANCE , Japan | 46 minutes | 2017
Shady characters wander around a hotel straight out of a soap opera while tumultuous clashes ring out from the street. Guests pass through a eabag hotel in...
FRANCE | 46 minutes | 2017
For this first feature, cult artist Bertrand Mandico has created an erotic fantasy with a lush aesthetic and fascinating plot. Five teens are convicted of...
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