Arnaud ValadeSEE COMPLETE PROFILE
Arnaud Valade completes studies at Rivière-du-Loup's École des métiers du cinéma et de la vidéo in 2019, then releases a first short film, Tout est numéro 1 dans l'Est, in 2021. In 2022, he edited and co-directed the feature film 2012/2012/Throught the Heart, and is currently editing a feature-length documentary to be released in 2023. Otherwise, he spends most of his time listening to and observing birds.
Rodrigue JeanSEE COMPLETE PROFILE
Following studies in biology, sociology and literature, Rodrigue Jean concentrated on dance and choreography before directing his first short film, La Déroute, in 1989. He then moved to London to train as a choreographer. At the same time, he returned to France to make the documentary La voix des rivières and the short fiction film La mémoire de l'eau. Two popular and critically acclaimed feature-length dramas followed: Full Blast and Yellowknife. His documentaries La voix des rivières and L'extrême frontière (2005) pay tribute to his Acadian roots, while his documentary Hommes à louer (2007) depicts the world of sex workers in Montreal. His next films included Lost Song, L'amour au temps de la guerre civile and L'acrobate, all of which were screened at several film festivals.
Montreal Festival du Nouveau Cinéma · DOXA Documentary Film Festival
14 July 2023 at 21h00