Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Sous Tes Doigts

Bande annonce du film Sous tes doigts de Marie-Christine Courtès from novanima on Vimeo.
On the day of the cremation of her grandmother, Emily, a young mixed race Asian, delves into the memories of the old woman. She discovers her grandmother's romantic encounter with Jacques (a French colonel), the birth of Linh (her mother), their tragic departure to the accommodation camp of Sainte-Livrade in France and the exploitation of women by the Indochinese market gardeners of the Lot-et-Garonne. Through memories, dance, anger and traditional rituals, Emily learns to accept this legacy ...

Sous Tes Doigts has been nominated for a César Award for best animated short film.

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