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The interview

Fiction short film - 17 min - 2016
a film by Marc Gurung
with Christophe Ntakabanyura & Pauline Cassan
executive producer: Piano Sano Films
visa n°145.285

 

Christophe, in his thirties, black, gets a job interview at the company where his girlfriend, Emma, works. The same night, convinced he got the job, the couple celebrates the event.

 

Crew

photography: Romain Wilhelm
sound: Axel Dachet, Gentiane Tchoudjuen
editing: Claire Wandewalle

Selections & awards

Silhouette Awards | Erie International Film Festival | Journées du Film Francophone de Budapest 2018 | Thess International Film Festival 2017 | Mumbai Short International Film Festival | Headline International Film Festival – Excellence Award | Elusive Film Festival (Lewess, Sussex, UK) | Directors Circle Festival of Shorts (Pennsylvania USA) | Greenwich Village Film Festival (New York) – Best short film | Best Film Awards – Best Actor | Great Lakes International Shorts Film Festival (USA) | 15th Tirana Film Festival (Albanie) | Highway 61 Film Festival (Minnesota) | Super 8000 Film Festival (Danemark) | Nida Short Film Festival (Lituanie) | Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards | Shorts On Tap (Londres) |  Eurasia International Film Festival – Prix d’interprétation masculine | The Monkey Bread Tree Film Awards | Filmstrip International Film Festival | Tolpuddle Radical Film Festival – Meilleur Film | HollyShorts Film Festival 2017 | 17th Seoul International NewMedia Festival (Theme Section) | Miami Independant Film Festival | Bucharest Shortcut Cinefest | iChill Manila International Film Fest | Women’s Only Entertainment Film Festival 2017 – Prix de meilleure actrice internationale et meilleur drame international | Sydney World Film Festival 2017 | Defy Film Festival (Tennessee) | Peekskill Film Festival (USA) | Aaretaler Kurzfilmfestival (Suisse) | Woodengate Film Festival (Roumanie) – Prix du meilleur court-métrage et Prix du meilleur scénario | 13th Jameson CineFest Miskock IFF (Hongrie) | Middle Coast Film Festival (Bloomington) | Lift-off film festival (New-York) | First Friday Film Festival (Kansas city) | Whatashort Independant Film Festival | Frosbite Film Festival – Grand Prix du jury et Prix de la meilleure actrice Pauline Cassan | Calcutta International Cult Film Festival (Inde) | Puerto Madero International Film Festival | Festival International de courts-métrages Combat 2016 (Josselin) | Short to the Point, Roumanie – Best International short film | Hollywood screenings (demi-finaliste) | 10th FilmSaaz International Film Festival (Inde) | Roma Cinema Doc (Italie) – mention spéciale du jury | Iconaclash Cinema Review (Annapolis US) | Mediterranean Film Festival (Italie)