Goes to Cannes

Projects

Goes to Cannes

MONDAY 22 JUNE 2020
10:00 2h

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Marché du Film Online

THE BORDERLANDS

Category: HAF Goes to Cannes

Directed by: Samarth Mahajan

Produced by: Ashay Gangwar, Sunil Doshi (All Things Small)

Country of production: India

Original title: The Borderlands

Genre: Documentary

Language: Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Manipuri, Nepali, Punjabi, Tamil

Runtime: 90 min

Completed in: 2020

An intimate exploration of how everyday lives intertwine with borders in the Indian subcontinent.

Goes to Cannes

MONDAY 22 JUNE 2020
10:00 2h

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Marché du Film Online

BORN TO BE SECOND

Category: HAF Goes to Cannes

Directed by: Jian Fan

Produced by: Richard Liang, S. Leo Chiang (FAN Film Studio)

Country of production: China

Original title: 愛過

Genre: Documentary

Language: Mandarin, Sichuan Dialect

Runtime: 90 min

Completed in: 2020

After an earthquake razed a Chinese city to the ground, many families try to replace the children they lost to move on with their lives. The film follows two of these families haunted by their painful past as they build towards an uncertain tomorrow.

Goes to Cannes

MONDAY 22 JUNE 2020
10:00 2h

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Marché du Film Online

DEAR IMMIGRANTS: WHAT WAS YOUR FIRST MEAL?

Category: HAF Goes to Cannes

Directed by: Fei Pang Wong

Produced by: Diana Cheung (Tonikaku Pictures Limited)

Country of production: Hong Kong

Original title: 致移民者:你在香港的第一頓飯,是如何?

Genre: Documentary

Language: Cantonese, English, Mandarin, Thai

Runtime: 120 min

Completed in: 2021

A documentary unveils rich tastes of memory from the first meal of new settlers and further unravels the larger historical flows of a “floating city”, Hong Kong.

Goes to Cannes

MONDAY 22 JUNE 2020
10:00 2h

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Marché du Film Online

OLYMPIC HALFTIME

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Directed by: Haruna Honcoop

Produced by: Vít Janecek (D1film)

Country of production: Czech Republic, Greece, Slovak Republic

Original title: 奧運中場

Genre: Documentary

Language: English, French, Greek, Japanese, Mandarin

Runtime: 80 min

Completed in: 2021

A film reflects on urban impacts and architecture of Olympic games. Controversial side effects of the Olympics are not consequences of the games themselves, but of mobility. Is this sustainable?

Goes to Cannes

MONDAY 22 JUNE 2020
10:00 2h

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Marché du Film Online

NINGDU

Category: HAF Goes to Cannes

Directed by: Lei Lei

Produced by: Isabelle Glachant (Chinese Shadows)

Country of production: Hong Kong, Netherlands, USA

Original title: 寧都

Genre: Animation

Language: Mandarin

Runtime: 85 min

Completed in: 2021

Caught between semi-gods and mass madness, in a world of propaganda images, surrealist collage and pop-art animation, the Lei’s struggle to live through China’s tumultuous movements.