Feature film competition

Feature film competition

The feature film competition is supported by an eclectic program of 8 films focused on outstanding female characters.

ON REGISTRATION ONLY

CLAIR OBSCUR, film written and directed by Yesim Ustaoglu, 2017, 1:45, Turkish, VOST

Synopsis:
Two women who are opposed by everything, find themselves helping each other to escape their great marital loneliness.

FILM SCREENED IN THE INSTITUT ÉLIE WIESEL DECEMBER 13 at 3:30 p.m.

Je T'AIME À LA FOLIE, film written and directed by Gilbert Glogowski, 2016, 16minutes, French, VF

Synopsis:
Julie and her cousin Sandrine decided to meet in yown for a special day of shopping which looks like wedding preparations. And although the two women seem happy to see each other again after all these years, the atmosphere remains heavy. It must be said that Julie bears the traces of an unequivocal hematoma on her face....

FILM SCREENED IN THE CULTURAL SERVICE OF AZERBAIDJAN EMBASSY ON DECEMBER 14 at 2:00 p.m.

THE NIGHT OF 1000 HOURS, film directed by Virgil Widrich, and written by Jean-Claude Carrière, 2016, 1:32, Austria, VOST

Synopsis:
During a very long night, Philip is confronted with his deceased ancestors

that reappear one after the other, bringing back secrets of Germany's guilt.

FILM SCREENED IN THE INSTITUT ÉLIE WIESEL, DECEMBER 13 at 8 p.m.

THE TRUTH LIES IN HEAVEN, film directed by Roberto Faenza, 2016, 1:34, Italy, VOST

Synopsis:
An exciting investigative film about the disappearance of a young Italian woman in the mysterious Vatican City.

FILM SCREENED IN THE CULTURAL SERVICE OF AZERBAIDJAN EMBASSY ON DECEMBER 14 at 7:30 p.m.

PIUMA, film directed by Roan Johnson, 2016, 1:38,Italy, VOST

Synopsis:
This is the story of two teenagers facing an unexpected pregnancy. Their world is beginning to turn upside down. They don't realize it yet, but the next 9 months will become the most complicated of their lives.

FILM SCREENED IN THE INSTITUT CULTUREL ITALIEN ON DECEMBER 12 at 7:30 p.m.

SOLD, film directed by Jeffrey Brown, 2016, 1:34,USA, VOST

Synopsis: A 13-year-old girl lives peacefully in a small lost village in Nepal, until the day her mother decides to sell her to a prostitution ring....

FILM SCREENED IN THE CULTURAL SERVICE OF AZERBAIDJAN EMBASSY ON DECEMBER 14 at 3:30 p.m.

NOUR, film directed by Khalil Dreyfus Zaarour, 2017, 1:30, Lebanon, VOST

Synopsis:
Days

full of dreams, love and joy, this is the daily life of Nour, 15 and his band of friends until Maurice, 35, set his sights on she. Very quickly, the girl is forced to marry him. Its joyful carelessness then turns into a gloomy daily life against a background of containment and household chores...

OPENING FILM SCREENED AT THE ASSEMBLEE NATIONALE ON DECEMBER 11, by invitation only.

WILD ROSES, film directed by Anna Jadowska, 2017, 1:33, Poland, VOSTFR

Synopsis:
Ewa lives and works in the countryside and raises her two children alone with the help of her mother
. Her husband, Andrzej, worked in Norway and soon returned to Poland. During her absence, the young woman has a story with a teenager...

BY INVITATION ONLY

OUT OF COMPETITION

THE SECOND BULLET, film directed by Natig Rasul, 2017, 19minutes, Azerbaijan, VOSTFR

Synopsis:
In a remote village in Azerbaijan, a young couple get married. According to tradition, the husband must fire two bullets to inform the village that everything went well with the bride. Only, no one hears the shot of the second ball.

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