16-23 december 2017

Program

Archives

Jury

Feature films Jury
  • Radu Mihaileanu (president of the Jury), director, Roumanie
  • Sebastian Schipper, actor and director,  Germany
  • Bruno Coulais, composer,  France
  • Mélanie Bernier, actress, France
  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson, actor,  Island
  • Catherine Corsini, director,  France
  • Mélanie Doutey, actress,  France
Short films Jury
  • Antonin Peretjatko (president of the Jury), director,  France
  • Alice de Lencquesaing, actress and director,  France
  • François Theurel,  youtube director,  France
  • Finnegan Oldfield, actor,  France  /  United Kingdom (canceled)
  • Grégory Audermatte, distributor,  France
  • Lola Bessis, actress and director,  France
  • Audrey Estrougo, director, France

Winners' list

Crystal Arrow

The Flèche de Cristal, in partnership with Hiventy, has been awarded to Glory, by Kristina Grozeva and Petar Valchanov.

Glory

Glory

Kristina GROZEVA – Petar VALCHANOV

Tsanko Petrov, a railroad worker finds millions of leva on the train tracks. He decides to turn the entire amount over to the police, and the state rewards him with a new wristwatch, but soon the new watch stops working. And here starts his desperate struggle to get his dignity back.

Grand Jury Award

The Grand Jury Award awarded Home by Fien Troch.

Home

Home

Fien TROCH

Home portrays the struggle between two generations. Teenagers who explore a thin line between trust, friendship and loyalty and adults who seem alienated from their past younger selves. The clash can be more brutal than expected.

Public’s Choice Award

The Audience price, given in partnership with France 4, has rewarded Layla M by Mijke de Jong.

Layla M

Layla M

Mijke DE JONG

18-year-old Layla, a Dutch girl with Moroccan roots joins a group of radical Muslims. She encounters a world that nurtures her ideas initially, but finally confronts her with an impossible choice.

Award for best actress

The Award for Best Actress has been given to the actress Nora El Koussour for her role in Layla M by Mijke de Jong.

Layla M

Layla M

Mijke DE JONG

18-year-old Layla, a Dutch girl with Moroccan roots joins a group of radical Muslims. She encounters a world that nurtures her ideas initially, but finally confronts her with an impossible choice.

Award for best actor

The Award for Best Actor has been given to the actor Tudor Istodor for his role in The Fixer by Adrian Sitaru.

The Fixer

The Fixer

Adrian SITARU

Radu, a young and ambitious journalist who wants to make a name for himself in the international press. When two underage prostitutes are repatriated from France, Radu is hired as a fixer by a French TV crew led by a famous journalist. Radu will soon feel that he, too, is taking advantage of the two girls by using their story.

Award for Best Original Score

The Award for Best Original Music, given by the SACEM, has been awarded to Nicola Piovani for the film L’Indomptée by Caroline Deruas.

L'indomptée

L'indomptée

Caroline DERUAS

Axèle is a photographer, Camille is a writer. They’re awarded a year’s residency at the Villa Medici in Rome. Bodies and minds will be liberated, no one will imerge intact. 

Award for Best Cinematography

The Award for Best Cinematography has been given to Gösta Reiland for the film Pyromaniac by Erik Skojblærg.

Pyromaniac

Pyromaniac

Erik SKJOLDBJÆRG

A flame lights up the darkness of a peaceful village. A pyromaniac ignites his first fire. More fires break out and the community panics.

Best short film Award

The Award for Best Short Film, awarded by a jury composed of Antonin Peretjatko, Alice de Lencquesaing, Audrey Estrougo, François Theurel, (Le Fossoyeur de film), Lola Bessis and Grégory Audermatte, has been awarded to Rhapsody by Constance Meyer. A special mention have been attributed to Ambulance by Sebastian Torngren Wartin.

Rhapsody

Rhapsody

Constance MEYER

Young Jury Award

The highschool pupils of Bourg Saint Maurice, Albertville and Chambéry have given the Youth Jury Prize, to the film L’Indomptée by Caroline Deruas, and a special mention to Zoology by Ivan Ivanovitch Tverdovskiy.

L'indomptée

L'indomptée

Caroline DERUAS

Axèle is a photographer, Camille is a writer. They’re awarded a year’s residency at the Villa Medici in Rome. Bodies and minds will be liberated, no one will imerge intact. 

Press Award

The Press Prize, attributed by a jury of 4 journalists from Transfuge, Elle, La Repubblica and Le Journal des Femmes has been awarded to Glory, by Kristina Grozeva and Petar Valchanov.

Glory

Glory

Kristina GROZEVA – Petar VALCHANOV

Tsanko Petrov, a railroad worker finds millions of leva on the train tracks. He decides to turn the entire amount over to the police, and the state rewards him with a new wristwatch, but soon the new watch stops working. And here starts his desperate struggle to get his dignity back.

Cineuropa Award

The Cineuropa Prize, attributed to a co-produced film or co-produced by a country member of the MEDIA program or Eurimages program, has been awarded to Lady Macbeth.

Lady Macbeth

Lady Macbeth

William OLDROYD

The 20 Minutes of Audacity Price

The 20Minutes of Audacity Price, given by a jury of 6 journalists from the daily 20 Minutes, has been award to Zoology, by Ivan Ivanovitch Tverdovskiy.

Zoology

Zoology

Ivan TVERDOVSKIY

Middle-aged zoo worker Natasha still lives with her mother in a small coastal town. She is stuck and it seems that life has no surprises for her until one day… she grows a tail and turns her life around.

The Hidden City

The Hidden City

Victor MORENO

Programming

Official Competition – feature film
Clair Obscur

Yesim USTAOGLU 

Glory

Kristina GROZEVA, Petar VALCHANOV 

Home

Fien TROCH 

L'indomptée

Caroline DERUAS 

Lady Macbeth

William OLDROYD 

Layla M

Mijke DE JONG 

Miséricorde

Fulvio BERNASCONI 

Pyromaniac

Erik SKJOLDBJÆRG 

The Fixer

Adrian SITARU 

Zoology

Ivan TVERDOVSKIY 

Official Competition – short film
A Brief History of Princess X

Gabriel ABRANTES 

Ambulance

Sebastian TORNGREN WARTIN 

Best Friend

Alexander TURPIN 

Bitchboy

Berthas MÅNS 

Catherine

Britt RAES 

Chasse royale

Romane GUERET, Lise AKOKA 

Dreamlands

Sara DUNLOP 

Fight on a Swedish Beach!!

Simon VAHLNE 

Goliath

Loïc BARCHÉ 

Happy End

Jan SASKA 

Je ne suis pas un cygne

Armand LAMELOISE 

Journal animé

Donato SANSONE 

L'ours noir

Xavier SERON, Méryl FORTUNAT-ROSSI 

Piano

Kaspar JANCIS 

Rhapsody

Constance MEYER 

Samsung Galaxy

Romain CHAMPALAUNE 

Superbia

Luca TÓTH 

The Silence

Ali ASGARI, Farnoosh SAMADI 

Time Code

Juanjo GIMÉNEZ 

White

Paul CIORAN 

Zvir

MIROSLAV SIKAVICA 

Focus – feature film
Air frais

Ágnes KOCSIS 

Baden Baden

Rachel LANG 

Blind sun

Joyce A. NASHAWATI 

Divines

Houda BENYAMINA 

Guernsey

Nanouk LEOPOLD 

Layla Fourie

Pia MARAIS 

Lourdes

Jessica HAUSNER 

Mammal

Rebecca DALY 

The Summer of Sangailé

Alanté KAVAITÉ 

Vierge sous serment

Laura BISPURI 

Focus – short film
Le monde qui nous perd

Alexandru BADEA 

Ma poubelle géante

Houda BENYAMINA 

Paraisopolis

Laure CLERMONT TONNERRE 

White Turnips Make it Hard to Sleep

Rachel LANG 

Documentaries
Eat that Question - Frank Zappa in His Own Words

Thorsten SCHÜTTE 

Elbrus

Laurent JAMET 

Le Concours

Claire SIMON 

Magnus

Benjamin REE 

Noma au Japon: (ré)inventer le meilleur restaurant du monde

Maurice DEKKERS 

Une Jeune fille de 90 ans

Valeria BRUNI TEDESCHI, Yann CORIDIAN 

While They Watched

Jake J. SMITH 

Youth screenings – feature film
Belle Dormant

Ado ARRIETTA 

Jamais contente

Emilie DELEUZE 

La Chouette entre veille et sommeil - 3 ans

Arnaud DEMUYNCK, Frits STANDAERT, Samuel GUÉNOLÉ 

La Fontaine fait son cinéma +4 ans

Arnaud DEMUYNCK, Pascal ADANT, Frits STANDAERT 

Layla M

Mijke DE JONG 

Little Wing

Selma VILHUNEN 

Panique tous courts

Vincent PATAR, Stéphane AUBIER 

Youth screenings – short film
Les Trois boucs

Heikki PREPULA 

Summit
Dans la forêt

Gilles MARCHAND 

Home

Fien TROCH 

L'indomptée

Caroline DERUAS 

La Communauté / The Commune

Thomas VINTERBERG 

Lady Macbeth

William OLDROYD 

Le Concours

Claire SIMON 

Les Derniers Parisiens

HAMÉ, EKOUÉ 

Noma au Japon: (ré)inventer le meilleur restaurant du monde

Maurice DEKKERS 

Paris pieds nus / Lost in Paris

Fiona GORDON, Dominique ABEL 

The Fixer

Adrian SITARU 

Tramontane

Vatche BOULGHOURJIAN 

Zoology

Ivan TVERDOVSKIY 

Frayeurs
Cave

Henrik Martin DAHLSBAKKEN 

Dans la forêt

Gilles MARCHAND 

Goodnight Mommy

Veronika FRANZ, Severin FIALA 

Grave

Julia DUCOURNAU 

WIP
The Hidden City

Victor MORENO 

Playtime
De Sas en sas

Rachida BRAKNI 

Indivisibili

Edoardo DE ANGELIS 

Jamais contente

Emilie DELEUZE 

King of the Belgians

Jessica WOODWORTH, Peter BROSENS 

La Communauté / The Commune

Thomas VINTERBERG 

Les Confessions

Roberto ANDO 

Paris pieds nus / Lost in Paris

Fiona GORDON, Dominique ABEL 

Patients

GRAND CORPS MALADE, Mehdi IDIR 

Primaire

Hélène ANGEL 

Roues Libres

Attila TILL 

The Oath

Baltasar KORMÁKUR 

Une vie ailleurs

Olivier PEYON 

War on Everyone

John Michael MCDONAGH 

Special Screenings
Deep End

Jerzy SKOLIMOWSKI 

Le braqueur - La dernière course

Benjamin HEISENBERG 

Miele

Valeria GOLINO 

Per Amor Vostro

Giuseppe GAUDINO 

Respiro

Emanuele CRIALESE 

Scum

Alan CLARKE 

Hauteur
Afterimage

Andrzej WAJDA 

Belle Dormant

Ado ARRIETTA 

Brotherhood, A Life With Saint Francis

Renaud FELY, Arnaud LOUVET 

It's Not the Time of My Life

Szabolcs HAJDU 

Jours de France

Jérôme REYBAUD 

Orpheline

Arnaud DES PALLIÈRES 

Quit Staring at My Plate

Hana JUŠIĆ 

The Giant

Johannes NYHOLM 

The Last Family

Jan MATUSZYNSKI 

The Levelling

Hope DICKSON LEACH 

Powered by FestiCiné