GIFF21 Short Session 1

GIFF SHORTS SESSION 1

Drama | 1h 22m 

GIFF21 Official Selection | 1x World 4x Australian Premiere

Screening from 3-11 July 2021

CLOSED

This is a collection of France short films with the theme of music.

Cone

CONE

 

Director: Sébastien Auger | Australian Premiere | Drama, Musical | 20m | 2019 

Country: France |  Language: French

Michel, a chronically depressive young man, is on his way to his native village. On the road, he makes a fortuitous and life-changing encounter: a signalling stud ! Despite himself, this new traveling companion, is going to push him to confront his fears and traumas.

RAP NIGHT

RAP NIGHT 

 

Director: Salvatore Lista | Australian Premiere | Drama, Musical | 20m | 2019 

Country: France |  Language: French

Camille and François love each other. François would like to move in with Camille but she’s hesitating. When the night comes, she puts her ninja’s costume, she goes through the little town the face masked and a baseball bat in the hand…

A unique opportunity

A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY

 

Director: Joël Curtz | World Premiere | Drama, Coming of age | 13m 30s | 2019 

Country: France |  Language: French

It’s summer. Lazare picks up two hitchhikers who make him change his plans.

BELLE ETOILE

BELLE ETOILE 

 

Director: Valérie Leroyr  |  Australian Premiere  | Drama, Musical | 20m | 2019 

Country: France |  Language: French

Thu Yen is 35 years old, she came in France to get married. When she met Marianne, a maid, things took another turn.

Songlines

SONGLINES 

 

Director: Elise McLeod | Australian Premiere | Drama | 18m 40s | 2020 

Country: France |  Language: French

After a car accident, JFC, rock singer of Algerian origin, wakes up, lost in the French countryside with no one around to help him; he has lost his memory and doesn’t know who he is anymore. Yet in the village everyone seems to know him ...