A film by Rithy Panh
Indochina 1931, the Siam Golf. A small family strives against destitution. The mother realizes that the departure of her two grown children ? Joseph 20 and Suzanne 16 - is ineluctable.
Deceived by the colonial administration, she invested all of her savings in worthless, regularly flooded farmland. Driven to fight against the corrupted bureaucrats who conned her, she puts into place a crazy scheme: building a dam against the sea with the help of the villagers...
A film by Pierre Trividic, Patrick Mario Bernard
Anne-Marie has a peaceful break-up with her boyfriend Alex, whom she doesn't love anymore. However, upon learning that another woman has come into his life, she becomes insanely jealous...
A film by Philippe Falardeau
Leon is ten years old, has lots of problems and an overly fertile imagination. In the summer of '68, when Mom decides to leave everything behind to start a new life in Greece, Leon is prepared to do anything to kill the pain. Destroy the neighbours' house, become a professional liar and even, why not, fall in love with Lea. Together, they will overcome the pain of growing up when you feel abandoned.
A film by Reshef Levi
1980. The Levis are a large and unique family living in a still rather naà¯ve Israel. Their twin boys fall in love with the new girl in town. When Erez, our hero, is drafted into an army commando unit, he unwittingly exchanges life dreams with his twin brother, who stays. Can Erez challenge destiny?
A film by 8 directors
In September 2000, 191 governments committed to halve world poverty by 2015.
They defined 8 goals: The Millennium Development Goals.
We're only halfway to reaching these goals. The situation remains critical !
Eight filmmakers have engaged to share their vision of these major issues with the public.