26th July, 2019
An accidental phone call sends a woman into a warm reverie about a past summer of love in Léa Bancelin’s beautifully animated EMCA grad short 'Contact'.
Animation, Asides, Music
16th July, 2019
A young couple clash over the prospect of life immortal while their city falls into civil unrest in Kévin Roualland and Maxime Dupuy’s 'Wild Horses'.
14th June, 2019
French animator Julien Piau returns to Directors Notes for a third time, with his latest short 'ENTRE LES ROCHERS' (BETWEEN THE ROCKS).
10th June, 2019
Eddy Director Olivier Lescot sets a marauding quintet loose for a night of stylised violence in animated Christian Rich music video 'Shibuya (Ghost II)'.
Animation, Asides, Live Action
5th June, 2019
Cheerldr gives his CGI creations centre stage in 'Louise' - the story of a girl whose memories drift away, crossing the boundaries of time and reality.
30th May, 2019
French pop trio Therapie TAXI get to grips with their obnoxious alter egos in Kelzang Ravach & Temple Caché’s primary coloured 'J'en ai Marre' music
Art & Fashion, Premiere
13th May, 2019
Patrick Knot tells DN how he headed to France to capture a symbolic journey into the spirit of Bauhaus in 100th anniversary commemorative short 'Courage'.
1st May, 2019
Laurene Braibant excels in writing/directing duties for 'The Ogre' – a beautiful meets grotesque short about the titular character’s insatiable hunger.
Asides, Live Action
17th April, 2019
An app-initiated hookup between two hands escalates into a torrid night of passion in Mara Joly’s raunchy Random Acts comedy short 'Finger Night'.
9th April, 2019
Temple Caché director Yoann Stehr takes a cut out motion graphics trip into the 70s land of better homes and lurking sexual desires in 'À CORPS'.
Asides, Film Festival
26th March, 2019
The British Council & BFI Flare Festival bring back their global, digital LGBTQ+ online film festival #FiveFilms4Freedom for another year of great shorts.
18th March, 2019
Elise Augarten’s The Deep End is the charming hand-drawn story of a little girl who gets lost between the locker room and the deep end of a swimming pool.
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