date festival


Student films

Programme 1

A Man My Son

Un homme, mon fils

Florent Gouëlou
2017 - France - 34mn

Screenings : monday 15 - 4:45 pm - Centre de congrès tuesday 16 - 9:30 am - Les 400 coups S1
Fred is a projectionist, like his father. When he has to project a film on film, he convinces his father to hit the road with him. They go on a journey, where different generations, drag-queens and family affairs mingle.
Florent Gouëlou
After graduating from theatre school, Florent Gouëlou worked as an actor and as a production assistant. In 2013 he was admitted to La Fémis. Un homme, mon fils (A Man My Son) is his graduation film.

Cast : Florent Gouëlou, Jean-Marie Gouëlou, Calypso Baquey, Harald Marlot, Romain Eck
Screenplay : Florent Gouëlou
Cinematography : Vadim Alsayed
Sound : Corvo Lepesant-Lamari
Editing : Louis Richard
Music : Florian Billon

Production : Margaux Béhague et Jessica Barasz

French distributor : Fémis

La Fémis
Géraldine Amgar
6 rue Francoeur
75018 Paris (France)
Tél. : +33 (01) 53 41 21 16
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Created in 1986, and under the directorship of filmmaker Raoul Peck in 2010, La Fémis trains around 50 students a year in 11 areas of cinema: scriptwriting, production, directing, image, sound, editing, continuity, set design, exhibition, distribution and TV series creation. La Fémis produces around 60 shorts a year, selected by more than 100 national and international festivals. The courses are taught by working professionals.