LA FÉMIS PROGRAM
Tuesday to Friday 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Saturday 1:00 PM – 8:00 PM
For the first time, COL•COA will present a program of short films from students of La fémis in Paris.
Formerly known as IDHEC (Institut des Hautes Etudes Cinématographiques), La fémis (Fondation Européenne pour les Métiers de l’Image et du Son) is the main film school in France. Since 1986, La fémis has trained over 800 students in all filmmaking trades: directors, screenwriters, producers, editors, cameramen, sound engineers, decorators, script supervisors, distributors and exhibitors.
La fémis has come to be a reference in France and abroad. Among its alumni are Laurent Cantet, Costa Gavras, Claire Denis, Louis Malle, Arnaud Desplechin, Claude Miller, François Ozon, Alain Resnais, and many other acclaimed filmmakers.
A COR ET A CRI
Directed by: Brice Pancot
Written by: Anais Carpita et Brice Pancot
A young woman has a car accident on a desert road. She’s rescued by a man and his son, who live alone in an isolated village.
UNIFORM (Les Murs)
Directed by: Marion Desseigne-Ravel
Written by: Marie Madinier, Marion Desseigne-Ravel, Laure Desmazières
Tania is a shy, hardworking young girl who works in a convention center. When she meets Leila, she is fascinated by this eccentric and unusual girl.
ANYWHERE OUT OF THE WORLD (Coucou les nuages)
Written and Directed by: Vincent Cardona
Frida loves Hans but Hans only has one dream: space travel. And he thinks he has found a way to do it.
Written and Directed by: Sarah Cunningham
Returning to his family home for Passover, Jacob revisits the fateful day that changed his life. Like Love is a portrait of the absurdity of life, of resilience and beauty in unexpected places.
BIRD OF PREY (Antonin les Oiseaux)
Written and Directed by: Olivier Demangel
Antonin lives alone with his father in the forest. Antonin likes to hunt birds. While hunting an eagle, he meets a woman who will change his outlook on life.