International Short Film Contest 48 ED. 2020
Belgium 2019 24' Fiction
Anna is 16, and lives with her young mother, Rebecca. It is the end of another summer marked by her mom’s flings and conquests, while Anna is beginning to discover her own sensuality. As Anna discovers she is pregnant, her mother finds herself.
DIRECTION: Bérangère McNeese
Belgian and American director and actress. Self-taught, she began filming as a child. She played Dany Boon’s daughter in Eyjafjallajokull, and Zabou Breitman’s in Belle comme la femme d’un autre. She starred Le viol, by Alain Tasma (France 3), and participates in the series Like Moi (France 4), Le Roi de la Vanne (Canal +), and appears in the feature films Photo de Famille de Cécilia Rouaud, Noise by Jeremy Laval, Air Comprimé, the short film by Antoine Giorgini shortlisted for the Césars, and in the last season of Unité 42 on the RTBF, among others. She will soon be in Skinwalker, by Christian Neuman and is currently shooting a series in France. In 2015 she wrote, directed, and produced her first short film, Le sommeil des Amazones, and later, Les Corps Purs, with Guillaume de Ginestel. Both selected and awarded at festivals around the world. Matriochkas, selected at the Clermont Ferrand festival and awarded three times at the Brussels Short Film Festival, among others, is her third short film. She is currently writing her first feature film, Les Corps Purs.
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