Short Films

L'art délicat de la matraque (The Delicate Art of the Bludgeon)
Jean Gabriel Périot
France, 2009
Betacam SP | 4min. | BW |  

Production:
Jean Gabriel Périot
Distribution:
uniFrance (christine.gendre@unifrance.org)

Screenplay:
Jean Gabriel Périot
Editor:
Jean Gabriel Périot
Music:
This is not a Love Song (cover)
 
Sinopsis

An investigation of abuse of power through cleverly choreographed archive footage of club-wielding policemen.

 
Bio / Filmo

Jean-Gabriel Périot (France, 1974) has directed many short films, most of which deal with violence and history. They include We Are Winning Don't Forget (2004), Dies Irae (2005), Eût-elle été criminelle…(2006), 200 000 Fantômes (2007) and Entre chiens et loups (2008), all screened at previous editions of l'Alternativa.

 
Festivals

International Film Festival Rotterdam 2010
Tribeca Film Festival 2010
Cinéma du Réel 2010
Côté Court Pantin 2010