News 17 JUN 2016

3 films selected at KVIFF!

The 51th edition of the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival begins on the 1st July. Three films from Wallonia Brussels will be presented.

The films selected at KVIFF just been announced. Three Belgian Francophone films has been selected in three different categories.

The first the last, directed by Bouli Lanners and produced by Versus Production, will be presented in the Another View category.

Inseparable bounty hunters Cochise and Gilou are hired to find a phone containing embarrassing files that has been mislaid by its influential owner. Their quest leads them to a little lost town where they meet Esther and Willy, a couple of young social outcasts apparently on the run...

Death by Death, directed by Xavier Seron and produced by Novak Prod, will meanwhile be presented in the Variety Critics' Choice category.

Michel Peneud is affraid to die. He contemplates his sick mother, her pail face, her brest removed. He doesn’t want to end up like her. However, since he decided to put the family house up for sale and to place his mother in a convalescent home, Michel starts to lose hair, a worrying sized bump appeared with his chest. Symptoms which are not without pointing out the cancer of his own mother. The doctor assures him it’s benign. But if such is the case, why does he propose to Michel to take a sample? From this point on, Michel is certain: he is damned.

Finally, Jay amongst men, a short film directed by Zeno Graton and produced by Hélicotronc, will be presented in the Prague Short Film Festival Presents category.

To please his father and win the love he lacks, Jay, 14, wants to become a man and find a girlfriend. Forcing his entry into the violent territory of men, Jay will try to forget that he’s still a child.