France Tag Archive

Keny Arkana: Madame la Marquise

Asides, Music

4th May, 2018

Jeremi Durand’s ‘Madame la Marquise’ for French rapper Keny Arkana calls out modern society and our indifference to the destructive path we’re on.

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Elliot Moss: 99

Asides, Music

2nd May, 2018

A couple wavers between reality & a land of memories following a motorcycle accident in Masaki Shimeno's atmospheric music video for Elliot Moss' ‘99’.

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A Glimpse of Heaven

Art & Fashion, Asides, Live Action

30th April, 2018

A man finds himself transformed into digital form by means of a dark and weird cyber-ritual in Loïc Foulon’s glitch filled journey of rebirth.

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Kali Mata

Animation, Asides

24th April, 2018

The British Indian Army does animated battle with the last representatives of ancient stranglers assassin’s brotherhood, the Thugs in grad short Kali

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Xavier Legrand Throws Open the Closed Doors of Domestic Abuse in Award Winning Debut Feature ‘Custody’

Live Action

17th April, 2018

DN speaks to award winning director Xavier Legrand about his harrowing depiction of family breakdown and domestic abuse in potent debt feature 'Custody'.

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Maud Geffray: Ice Teens

Asides, Music

22nd March, 2018

A cohort of compliant girls at an isolated boarding school are indoctrinated into their own demise in Thomas Vernay’s 'Ice Teens'.

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Ropes

Asides, Documentary

19th March, 2018

Kendy Ty shares Bangkok-based model and actress Kitarang Tasee’s thoughts on the joys of bondage performance in short portrait documentary, 'Ropes'.

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We Are Aliens From Outer Space

Art & Fashion, Asides

16th March, 2018

French director Nicolas Millot takes a look at Japan from a different point of view in 'We Are Aliens From Outer Space'.

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Thomas Vernay Chases the Fleetingness of Youth to the End of the World in ‘Contrails’

Music

2nd March, 2018

Thomas Vernay explains how casting and a free form approach to cinematography were key elements in the creation of his ode to the end of all things.

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Clément Oberto Revels in the Voyeuristic Pleasures of a Late Night Motel Striptease in ‘Nite Bites’

Music

23rd February, 2018

A late night motel striptease reveals more than expected in Clément Oberto's voyeuristic, neon bathed FADED AWAY promo, 'Nite Bites.

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Hugo De Faucompret Laments the Loss of Friendship in Animated Music Video ‘Ma Ydoum Hal’

Animation, Music

7th February, 2018

Hugo de Faucompret explains how a chance meeting with TREE9’s lead singer led to his entrancing, animated lost friendship music video.

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Transcend the Boundaries of Love & Memory in Adrien Lhommedieu’s Sci-Fi Romance ‘Lila & Valentin’

Live Action

23rd January, 2018

DN sat down with Adrien Lhommedieu to discover how he brought his ambitious metaphysical rumination on the nature of love and consciousness to screen.

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