EVEN IF SHE HAD BEEN A CRIMINAL... (Eût-elle été criminelle..) 2006

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France, summer 1944. The public punishment of womem accused of having affairs with Germans during the war…

 

awards

- Grand Prix / Tampere international film festival
- Best international short / Cork film festival
- Grand Prix / International Odensee film festival
- Grand Prix parallel competition / Pris de courts Paris
- First prize / Bucarest international experimental film festival
- Best movie / betting on short London
- Special Prize of the Jury / off-courts Trouville
- Special Prize of the Jury / Chronograph international documentary festival Chisinau
- Best short / flEXiff Auburn
- Jury's prize and festival's prize / Videofestival, Bochum
- Best international short / Prends ça court ! Montreal
- Prix Artfilm Documentary / Artfilm international film festival, Trencin
- Best short Documentary / International documentary film festival Punto de vista, Pamplona
- Best short Documentary / International Human Rights documentary film festival One World, Prague
- Best short documentary / Aarhus festival of independent arts
- Jacek Kuron Award for best short documentary / Watch Doc, Human rights in film Warsaw
- Best short / Les écrans documentaires Arcueil
- Best Documentary / Sapporo short festival
- Best Documentary / Kratkofilm international short film festival Banja Luka
- Best Documentary / MFA international film festival
- Best Documentary / Euroshorts Warsaw
- Best Documentary / Limoges short film festival
- Best original film / EEAF Argus
- Innovation prize / Chicago international documentary festival
- Best Director, Best Editing, Best Sound / Festival Internacional de Curtas de Belo Horizonte
- 3rd prize media forum / Moscow international film festival
- Special Mention / Leeds international film festival
- Special Mention / Regensburg Kurzfilmwoche
- Special Mention / Almeria en corto
- Special Mention / Contact Ukrainian internation documentary film festival
- Special Mention / Dakino international film festival Bucarest
- Special Mention / Tabor film festival, Zabok
- Special Mention / L'avis de Château, Château-Chinon
- Special Mention / Fike Evora
- Mention spéciale / Human rights film festival STEP Ukraine
- Selection for short movie césar 2008 (french industry awards)

exhibitions

- Progress and Hygiene / Zacheta National Gallery of Art Warsaw 15
- the war which is coming is not the first one. the great war 1914-2014 / The Mart Rovereto 15
-
I You He She / Mumbai art room 14
- Human Frame / Kunst-Im-Tunnel Düsseldorf 11

- Solo Exhibition / CCF Jakarta 10
- Memoria de ficcio: La gran novel-la historica / Fundacio La caixa Barcelona 10
- The Archivists Impatience / The loft at lower Parel Mumbai 10
- The individual and the war / AZKM Münster 10
- eerie & languid / Karvasla Tblisi 09
- in[ter]discipline / la Châtaigneraie Liège 09
- Crimes & Punishment the sequel / Kortil gallery Rijeka Croatie 09
- l'art de rien / Angers 08
- crime & punishment / 198 London 08
- Off loop / Cafe del sol Barcelona 08
- Unbound / Contemporary art platform London 07
- in the country of the last refuge / Gallery Aferro New York 07
- Asia-Europe Mediation / Poznan 07
- Videonale / Kunstmuseum / Bonn 07
- A life less glamourous / o3one / Belgrade 06
-
In war/at war (the practice of everyday) / Open art source / Champaign Illinois 06
- Art Media / Arteppes / Annecy 06
- EMO culture / Roodkapje / Rotterdam 06
- Global View (vidéoforme selection) / XVIth contemporary art manifesta / Istambul 06

festivals

- Festival de Cannes ACID selection
- côté court / Pantin
- Paris Tout Court
- Pris de court / Paris
- Festival Européen du film court / Brest
- documentaire sur grand écran / Paris
- festival Silhouette / Paris
- best of short film festival / La Ciotat
- 5 jours tout court / Caen
- un festival c'est trop court / Nice
- Aye-Aye / Nancy
- les escales documentaires / La Rochelle
- Traces de vie / Clermont-Ferrand
- les écrans documentaires / Arcueil
- festival du film court / Lille
- rencontres audiovisuelles / Lille
- rencontre cinéma de Gindou
- Fenêtres sur courts / Dijon
- festival international de Contis
- Vidéoformes / Clermont-Ferrand
- court c'est court / Cabrière d'Avignon
- les inattendus / Lyon
- festival du court métrage / Altkirch
- rencontres du cinéma européen / Vannes
- images contre nature / Marseille
- off-court / Trouville
- cinéma nouvelle génération / Lyon
- L'avis de Château / Château-Chinon
- Traverse vidéo / Toulouse
- narkolepsyk festival du court métrage / Grenoble
- Rencontres vidéo / La Rochelle
- désirs, désirs / Tours
- festival du film documentaire / Lasalle
- festival du film court / Ouroux en Morvan
- Festival du film de Vendôme
- courtivore / Rouen
- festival international du film de la Rochelle

- festival résistance / Foix
- courtisez-moi / Reims
- festival du film / Compiègne
- festival du film de femmes / Créteil
- festival tous court / Aix-en-Provence
- Les bobines Rebelles / Royère, Le Villard
- les rencontres du film documentaire / Millionec
- printemps des arts en résistance / Comps
- Bobines rebelles / Saint Denis
- festival images et palabres / Thaillac
- festival espace d'un instant / Vauréal
- images singulières / Sète

- Documadrid / Madrid
- Short movie week / Madrid
- IVAHM / Madrid
- Gijon international film festival
- L'alternativa / Barcelona
- ovni / Barcelona
- MIC 07 / Barcelona
- videoAKT / Barcelona
- Festival internacional de cine de Marbella
- Zemos 98 / Sevilla
- Punto de vista Festival internacional de cine documental / Pamplona
- Almeria en corto
- Curtocircuito / Santiago de Compostella
- Féile na Bealtaine / Santiago de Compostella
- Canaria Media Fest / Canaria Islands
- Festivalito / Las Palmas
- VAD international video festival / Girona
- MFA international film festival / Palma de Mallorca
- Festcurt / Torrelo
- Minima / Gandia
- Corta ! international short film festival / Porto
- IndieLisboa
- Fike / Evora
- Videolab / Coimbra
- Meeting dela creativita / Salerno
- Arcipelago film festival / Roma
- Pesaro international festival Nuovo Cinema
- Reggio film festival
- Agosto cinema / Corciano
- Imaginiria film festival / Conversano
- Invideo / Milano
- Audiovisiva / Milano
- Milano film festival
- Magmart / Napoli
- Kaibakh / Castione della Presolana
- Magma / Acireale
- Lucca film festival
- Milano Gay&Lesbien film festival
- international short film festival / Montecatini
- Warrington film festival
- Cork film festival
- Aurora / Norwich
- European Environmental and arts festival / Angus
- Document4 / Glasgow
- radical film festival / Glasgow
- Encounters International short film festival / Bristol
- Sheffield International Documentary Festival
- Edinburgh international film festival
- Leeds international film festival
- Reading experimental film festival
- borderlins film festival / Ludlow
- cinema des independant / Bruxelles
- courts mais trash / Bruxelles
- festival du court métrage de Bruxelles
- Images cintoyennes / Liège
- Cinéma Tout Ecran / Genève
- Biennale de l'image en mouvement / Genève
- Kurzfilmtage / Winterthur
- Thalmässinger kurzfilmtage
- Regensburg Short Film Week
- EMAF / Osnabrück
- International short film festival / Munich
- French films festival / Munich
- European short film biennal / Ludwigsburg
- Perspektive international human rights film festival / Nuremberg
- Director Lounge / Berlin
- Dok Leipzig
- Unlimited / Köln
- Filmlichter / Detmold
- International videofestival / Bochum
- Media Art / Friesland
- Vienna independant short
- this human world Vienna international human rights film festival
- International Rotterdam film festival
- R EJECT / Rotterdam
- international documentary festival / Amsterdam
- Amsterdam film experience
- Streaming festival / Den Haag
- Grond///Begane / Den Haag
- Kunkortfilm / Kopenhaguen
- Aarhus filmfestival
- international Aarhus festival of independent arts
- Tampere film festival
- Red cross film festival / Turku
- lens politica film festival / Helsinki
- docpoint / Helsinki
- Minimalen / Trondheim
- Oslo international film festival
- Oslo short cut
- Moffom / Prague
- One world international film festival / Prague
- verzio international human rights film festival / Budapest
- Hot memory documentary film festival / Budapest
- DaKino international film festival / Bucarest
- Bucarest experimental film festival
- Kinofest / Bucarest
- international Odense Film festival
- world film / Tartu
- Kino Pavasaris / Vilnius
- inconvenient film festival / Vilnius
- Cinefest / Miskolc
- Art film / Trencin
- International human rights film festival / Tirana
- International documentary film festival / Jihlava
- summer film school / Uherske Hradiste
- Manaki brothers International film festival / Skopje
- Tabor film festival / Zabok
- Dokufest / Prizen
- one world human right film festival / Prishtina
- Make Dox /Skopje
- Human rights film festival / Sarajevo
- Srebrenica film festival
- Videomedeja / Novi Sad
- Film Front / Novi Sad
- International documentary and short film festival / Belgrade
- Alternative / Belgrade
- festival Procvetaj / Belgrade
- Kratkofil Int short film festival / Banja Luka
- Cronograf / Chisinau
- Euroshort / Warsaw
- Watch doc, human rights in film / Warsaw
- Split film festival
- international short film festival / Naoussa
- pixel dance / Thessaloniki
- Platforma / Athens
- International panorama of Independent film & video / Athens
- Contact international documentary film festival / Kiev
- International video festival / Kansk
- Moscow international film festival, Media forum
- inshort / St Petersburg
- Open cinema / St Petersburg
- message to men / St Petersburg
- Time to live / St Petersburg

- erarta / St Peterburg
- Step, human right film festival / Kharkov

- Ismailia international festival for documentary & short films
- Izmir short film festival
- Ankara film festival
- International Istanbul shortfilm festival
- Tisfest / Istanbul
- !f Istanbul film festival
- European film festival on the wheels / Turkey
- Ecran du réel / Beyrouth
- Docudays / Beyrouth
- festival international d'art video / Casablanca
- Docaviv / Tel Aviv

- Inside Out / Toronto

- festival international du court métrage francophone / Toronto
- Images festival / Toronto
- prends ça court ! / Montreal
- Human rights film festival / Montreal
- Fantasia / Montreal
- Regards sur le court-métrage / Saguenay
- images en vue / îles de la Madeleine
- Ficfa / Moncton
- Doxa / Vancouver
- Queer city cinema / Regina
- Hi Mom! Film festival / Carrboro
- French film festival / Washington
- Reeling / Chicago
- Fiaf fall festival / New-York
- Mix / New-York
- Hot spring documentary film festival
- Human rights film festival / Los Angeles
- International documentary festival / Chicago
- Davis feminist film festival

- Queer arts and cultural festival / Edmonton
- experiments in cinema / Albuquerque
- International doc festival docsdf / Mexico
- Ambulante / Mexico
- MIDBO / Bogota
- Festival internacional de cine / Cali
- Festival internacional de curtas de Belo Horizonte
- International short film festival / Rio de Janeiro
- Recine festival internacional de cinema de arquivo / Rio de Janeiro
- Sao Paulo international short film festival
- Cortopolis / Cordoba
- Tandilcine / Tandil
- Festival internacional de cine independiente / Bueno Aires
- Bienal de la imagen en movimiento / Buenos Aires
- Valvidia international film festival
- Fenaco / Lambayeque
- MUTA / Lima

- Flickerfest International short film festival / Sydney
- flEXiff / Sydney
- Vybgyor Short and documentary festival / Thrissur
- ok video festival / Jakarta
- Karachi international film festival
- Exis / Seoul
- EBS documentary film festival / Seoul
- IFAV / Hong-Kong
- animation festival / Hangzhou
- Big screen festival / Kunming
- short short film festival / Osaka
- Spread Videoart Project / Tokyo
- Sapporo international short film festival
- Junken film festival / Hiroshima

screenings

- cinémathèque française / Paris
- Mashup festival / Paris
- week-end du court métrage / Paris
- le goût du court / Paris
- Art en exil / Paris
- L'autre écran / Paris
- France Doc / Paris
- Belleville en vue(s) / Paris
- crinéclub Kritikat / Paris
- Soirée astronef / Tours
- Les rendez-vous de l'histoire / Blois
- Récit d'archives / Châteauroux
- Faire court / Beauvais
- Giboulées de femmes / Nevers
- Boum video night / Mutzig
- Fenêtre sur courts / Limoges
- Nuit des musées / Musée de la résistance Limoges
- Mémoire à vif / Limoges
- Rencontres lycéenne de vidéo / Bagnère de Bigorre
- Faites de l'image / Toulouse
- Dar Dar / La Réunion
- Cinéconcert / Grenay
- Cité philo / Lille
- Maquiz'art / Nantes
- semaine des arts au lycée / Tarbes
- Gute Nacht! / Grenoble
- les yeux d'izo / Poitiers
- le Zo / Nîmes
- écrans variables / Rennes
- Médiathèque Pierre Bayle / Besançon
- Mash up cinéma - festival EXIT / Créteil
- entract, collectif Blast / Angers
- porgramm'acteurs / Marseille

- shorts screening / La Reina Sofia Madrid
- short escape / Barcelone
- cine al margen / Granada
- Metricubi / Venesia
- cine y nazismo / fundacion Luis Seoane, Coruna
- four docs / London
- A journey through radicalism / center for moving image research Bristol
- animated project / White Chapel London
- Video killed the painting star / CCA Glasgow + galleribox Akureyi
- the perfect real / King Street Arts Center Belfast
- nuit du court-métrage / Lausanne
- court mais trash / Bruxels
- short screen / Bruxels
- a room with a view / Antwerpen
- Peace days, movies that matter / The Hague
- galerie der Kuenstler / Munich
- Ada Pulawska / Warsaw
- Museum of Literature / Warsaw
- Unexpectedly political films / Malmö
- Cinecircolo / Syracuse
- Retrospective / cinematheque Ljubjana
- 1914-2014 peace events / Sarajevo
- Experimental thuesday 25fps / Zagreb
- Film and human rights workshop / St Petersburg
- kino 21 microcinema / San Francisco
- french institut / New-York
- 312 Onscreen / Corner Brook Canada
- video diseno / Lima
- transcinema / Lima

- American tour retrospective: Moma (New York) + International house (Philadelphia) + Massachussetts College of Art (Boston) + Frequent Small Meals (Atlanta) + Oberlin College + New Orleans + Austin film Society + Echo park Film Forum (Los Angeles) + Artists Television Access (San Francisco) + Northwest film forum (Seattle) + Cinema project (Portland) + Chicago filmmakers Co-op + Centre Phi (Montréal)
- le jour le plus court screenings: Le jour le plus(Gujan-Mestras) + Bar de la Fac (Caen) + Courts et très courts (Brive-la-Gaillarde) + Des courts-métrages pour nos aînés (Mende) + Nuit du Court-Métrage (Toulouse) + PEC Corrèze et le Palace (Tulle) + Théâtre Paul Éluars (Bezons) + Ta pellicule en short(Mosset)
- Betting on shorts: Alternativa (Barcelona), Palais de Tokyo (Paris), ICA (London), Künstlerhaus Bethanien (Berlin), Mikrokosmos Prince (Athens), Stedelijk Museum (Amsterdam), Kino Rialto (Poznan), Pitkofe (Rostov), Kibla multimedia Centre (Maribor, Slovenia), NFC kinoklub (Novi Sad), Nomad (Istambul), Strange screen festival (Macedonia), Kino Rialto (Poznan)
- Future short screenings: London, Glasgow, Coventry, Bristol, Newcastle, Bournemouth, Exeter, Cambridge, Oxford, Liverpool, Cardiff, Edinburgh
- Heure exquise screenings: Oberhausen Short film festival + festival international du court Métrage (Lille) + les instants vidéo (Marseille, Liège) + Politiquement incorrect (Mons en Barouel) + Palais des Beaux Arts (Lille) + Les instants numériques (Paris)+ Le guerre représentation et engagement (Université de Lille)
- Mois du film documentaire: espace histoire-image (Pessac) + Chapciné Déo (Le Vauclin) + Université Antilles Guyane (Schoelcher) + Bibliothèque municipale (Les Trois-Ilets) + la jetée (Clermont-Ferrand)
- Human Frame screenings: Th
e Substation (Singapour) + Werkstatt des Kulturen (Berlin)
- videolab screenings: 1st multimedia design meeting (Coimbra) + Lagos 06 + Rio 07 (Oi Futuro, Rio de Janeiro)  + encontro (Abrantes) + Transnatura (Coimbra) + Allaince Française (Coimbra)
- Sao Paulo international film festival screenings: Recife, Porto-Alegre + Documente (Porto)
- Vienna independent shorts screenings: Diagonale film festival (Graz) + Espresso films (Vienna)
- Festival de Clermont Ferrand screening: cinébouffe (Billom)
- le famille digitale screening: Dodeskaden (Lyon) + F.O.FF (Angoulême)
- cinéma tout écrans screenings: Lausanne + Genève
- Director lounge screenings: Inner space gallery (Poznan) + Berlin liste 2015 + Wahlprogramm (Berlin)
- foc fest screenings: Lisboa, Yerevan, Istanbul
- Media art festival screening: Theatre Zeebelt (the Hague)
- Videonale screening: Museo nacional centro de arte Reina Sofia (Madrid)
- Les yeux de l'ouie screening: le vent des forêts (Meuse)
- light cone screening: preview 2006 (Beaubourg Paris)
- images passages screening: regard independant (Nice)
- vidéforme screening: Le fetsival des sens (Martinique)
- One World screening: Summer film school Uherské Hradisté
- Reject screening: Klub Mayonaise Amsterdam
- Pixel Dance screening: International panorama of independent film and video (Athens)
- Cinéma nouvelle génération screening : Festival d'Annonay
- Kratkofil screening: April encounters (Belgrade)
- Cellulart screening: French short movies (Jena)
- Festivart screening: Korean international youth film festival
- Zemos98 screening: Muestra de cine de Lavapies
- Curtocircuito screening: Cultural center of Malaga
- Con Can screening: Kyoto

tv-dvd

- Court-circuit Arte
- Planet, Canal + Poland

- Les césars 2008 DVD

production

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distribution

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technical informations

35mm, video pal or ntsc
10 minutes, color and N&B, stereo, without dialogue