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May 13th Room 1 | Nice IFF 2020 | FRENCH CINEMA

1000
The Strawman
99 mins
France


1145
Zombie Love
20 mins
France
Marion is trying to reach the Louis Pasteur research centre. Her path will cross the one of Marc-Robert.


1205
Je Suis La Fois De Trop
3 mins
France


1210
The Abstruse Discourse of the Colossus
70 mins


1430
Message in a Bottle
65 mins
France
Sent to the forest to give remedial lessons to the Pygmee children, a teacher from the city of Yaounde decides to use music to bring the students back to school.


1540
With
62 mins
France
WITH is a poetic and musical film counting a search of peace, togetherness, simple joy and present…10 years of travel footage and un-released original soundtrack.


1645
American Dream
20 mins
France
Frustrated by the lack of opportunities for black people in France, Mickael has been living in the United States for the past 5 years. Proud of his success, he invited his little brother (Matthieu) to Chicago to convince him to try his luck here. Unfortunately, everything turns into a nightmare when they accidentally smash a white cop on the side of the road.


1715
Fashion Alibi
12 mins
France


1730
Les Roses de la Nuit
75 mins
France
The pain of a mother facing the mourning of her child


1850
Djibril
23 mins
Senegal
A trio of pupils, nostalgic of the late Djibril Diop Mambéty’s film, imagine an extraordinary story. Together they make up a screenplay. A child without a father and named after Djibril Diop Mambéty’s went to visit the grave of the deceased filmmaker but not get back. The mother of the boy, a blind beggar who was a protégé of the late filmmaker worries and ask for help. The miracle occurs. Mambéty reappears , and as a winged angel, he will fly over the city in search of the boy.


1915
Suspect
18 mins
France


1940
Reconnexion
19 mins
France
The scientific webseries Reconnexion leads the investigation on these not always obvious links between our everyday life and science.