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OUT OF COMPETITION

Opening / Closing ceremony

The opening and closing ceremonies are followed by the screening of a preview film.


Opening ceremony

Flee

Jonas Poher Rasmussen
2020 - Denmark / France / Sweden - 1h23
Flee tells the story of Amin Nawabi as he grapples with a painful secret he has kept hidden for 20 years, one that threatens to derail the life he has built for himself and his soon to be husband.

Jonas Poher Rasmussen is a Danish/French film director born in 1981. He debuted in 2006 with the acclaimed TV documentary Something About Halfdan, followed by a series of radio documentaries from around the world. He graduated from the Danish film school Super16 in 2010.
In November 2015 he premiered his documentary
What He Did, which won the prestigious Fipresci) at Thessaloniki Film Fest. 2016.
His new film
Flee, is an animated documentary about a close friend.

Screenings : monday 24 - 7:00 pm - Centre de congrès - Auditoriumrium


Closing ceremony
© Novoprod Cinéma

À plein temps

Éric Gravel
2021 - France - 1h25
With Laure Calamy, Anne Suarez, Geneviève Mnich, Nolan Arizmendi, Sasha Lemaitre Cremaschi

Julie does as best she can to bring up her two children in the countryside and keep her job working in a luxury Paris hotel. When she finally gets an interview for a job which corresponds to her aspirations, a general strike breaks out, paralysing the transport system. Julie's whole fragile balance is shaken. She goes into a desperate headlong rush, risking everything.

A director of two short films and a feature, Crash Test Aglaé, released in 2017, Éric Gravel has also worked as a second crew director on television and cinema projects. À Plein Temps is his second feature, presented this autumn in the Orrizonti section of the Venice Festival, where he won the award of Best Director and Laura Calamy that of Best Actress.
Screenings : saturday 29 - 6:45 pm - Centre de congrès - Auditoriumrium - presented by Éric Gravel - Laure Calamy