From October 1st to 6th, 2018,
This festival takes place in the historic resort of the Basque coast. Created in 1996, the festival has grown to become international since 2014. It is a competition of first (or second) movie, long or short, which allowed to highlight many gems like satire British policy of the Iraq war, In The Loop (Armando Iannucci, 2009), the Indian movie The Lunchbox (2013), the first film of Jacques Audiard’s screenwriter, Thomas Bidegain, The Cowboys (2015). Or Custody by Xavier Legrand last year. Also rewarding comedians like Pauline Etienne, Matthias Schoenaerts or Tahar Rahim … In competition this year, let us note Les Fauves by Vincent Mariette with Lily-Rose Depp, Laurent Lafitte and Camille Cotin, or the first short films by Sabrina Ouazani and Clémence Poésy. And out of competition, l’Amour Flou by Romane Bohringer and Philippe Rebbot or Lola et ses frères by Jean-Paul Rouve. Finally, let’s mention the jury – exclusively female – composed of Aure Atika, Sonia Rolland or Kee-Yoon Kim and chaired by Corinne Masiero (Louise Wimmer).